Exhibitions

 

In 2017 and 2018 the Curious Travellers project curated two exhibitions.

Curious Travellers: Movement, Landscape, Art travelled to three venues around Wales and showcased the work of thirteen artists who had read Pennant’s Tour in Wales and followed in his footsteps. You can download the catalogue and the artists’ blogs here.

Curious Travellers: Dr Johnson and Thomas Pennant on Tour was held at the Dr Johnson House, London between October 2018 and January 2019, and explored the Scottish Tours undertaken by both men in the early 1770s.  You can download the catalogue and learn more about the exhibition and related events here.