July 24, 2015

In light of the success of this year’s Bourne Free Festival, Russell-Cotes is pleased to announce the partnership it has developed with the organisation. Sunday evening saw Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum host the first of its events with Bourne Free: an evening of jazz music and entertainment. Russell-Cotes also contributed to the weekend by […]

News release: 13th century Ganesha sculpture arrives from the British Museum

July 9, 2015

Russell-Cotes is proud to welcome the Spotlight Tour from the British Museum which will showcase a 13th century sculpture of the Hindu god Ganesha from the British Museum, along with material from the Russell-Cotes collections. He will be here until 20th September 2015. Ganesha is a particularly popular and special god within the Hindu faith […]

News Release: Russell-Cotes awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

July 3, 2015

Russell-Cotes Arts Gallery & Museum, Bournemouth, has achieved one of the highest accolades in travel – the 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. Now in its sixth year, the award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great reviews on TripAdvisor. Certificate of Excellence winners include attractions located all […]

News Release: Russell-Cotes is shortlisted for Museums at Night Award

May 1, 2015

The Russell-Cotes is one of five museums nationally to have been shortlisted to work with renowned contemporary artists, Davy and Kristin McGuire to create a truly magical Museums at Night event here in Bournemouth in October. The McGuires’ hybrid artworks are delicate, filigree fantasies that are momentarily brought to life through projection mapping and storytelling. […]

News Release: Alphonse Mucha Launch

April 28, 2015

For the first time in 15 years, Alphonse Mucha’s work returns to the UK in this specially-commissioned exhibition full of his iconic paintings, poster designs and package design.