Exhibition Events

Toulouse-Lautrec and Jane Avril
Beyond the Moulin Rouge

16 June – 18 September 2011

Moulin Rouge Lates

Thursday 30 June, 28 July and 15 Sept 2011, until 21.00

Unwind after work and explore the exhibition as well as our world-famous collection. Enjoy live music, performances, Gallery talks and tours, workshops and French food in The Courtauld Gallery Café. Find out more
Normal admission fees apply, free admission if you dress Moulin Rouge-themed attire..

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Wednesday 6 July, 3 Aug and 7 Sept 2011, 17.15 – 18.00

Join exhibition curator Dr Nancy Ireson as she gives insights into the creative relationship between the artist Toulouse-Lautrec and his muse Jane Avril.

Free with admission

Every Sunday 19 June – 18 Sept 2011, 15.00–15.45

Enjoy highlights of the exhibition presented by research students from The Courtauld Institute of Art.

Free with admission

Lunchtime Talks

Friday 17 June, 1, 15 and 29 July, 12 and 26 August,
9 September 2011, 13.15 – 13.30

Explore different aspects of the exhibition with students from The Courtauld Institute of Art. Eeach Lunchtime Talk focuses on a different masterpiece.

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to see the full programme of Lunchtime Talks in the Gallery.

Free with admission

Thursday 23 June, 21 July and 25 Aug 2011, 13.15–13.45

Join us for a unique opportunity to explore works on paper from The Courtauld's Prints and Drawings Collection relating to he exhibition.

These talks are free with your admission tickets but places are limited. There will be a sign up sheet available in the Gallery on the day of the talk on a first-come first-served basis.

Beyond the Moulin Rouge: Jane Avril's Vie de Boheme
Sunday 14 August 2011

16.00 - 17.00


Performed in The Courtauld Institute Foyer.
Further information

Advance booking by Thursday 11th August is essential. Please contact: Charlotte.Demille@courtauld.ac.uk

Study Day

Toulouse-Lautrec and Jane Avril in Context

Saturday 10 Sept 2011, 10.30 – 16.15

Join us to explore the extraordinary relationship between the artist and his muse and find out more about perceived connections between creativity and madness in bohemian Paris.

£35 (concessions £30), booking essential: short.courses@courtauld.ac.uk, tel. 020 7848 2678

Celebrating Toulouse-Lautrec & French Cancan

Ciné lumière, 2 15 July 2011

Don't miss this exciting season celebrating the exuberance of Paris' cabaret culture. Highlights include Moulin Rouge! starring Nicole Kidman, Lautrec, an intimate portrait of the artist and Jean Renoir's French Cancan on a brand new print, which will be followed by a party with Cancan dancers. Find out more
French Cancan will be released nationwide on 5 August.

Special offer: Present your exhibition ticket at the box office at Ciné lumière and only pay the concessionary rate for any screening in this season

Teachers' Evening

Students in The Courtauld Gallery, London Thursday 16 June 2011, 17.15 – 18.45

Join us for a curator’s talk in the exhibition and find out about The Courtauld Gallery’s education programme.

Limited places, booking essential:


Tel. 020 7848 1058

The Courtauld Gallery offers a wide variety of tours, workshops and self-guided resources for schools, colleges and university groups.

For further information or to make a booking, contact education@courtauld.ac.uk or call 020 7848 1058.

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