The Enchanted Interior

The Enchanted Interior will explore the sinister implications of a popular theme in 19th-century painting: the depiction of the interior as a ‘gilded cage’ in which women are pictured as ornamental objects. Iconic Pre-Raphaelite and British Orientalist paintings by artists…

The Enchanted Garden

The Laing Art Gallery’s new exhibition, The Enchanted Garden, explores the garden as a ‘stage’ for the extraordinary, the magical, the atmospheric and the nostalgic and casts new light on the work of our best-loved artists. From the Pre-Raphaelites and…