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Explore the exhibition, Lines of Site, with artist Debbie Loftus, followed by an artist-led drawing tour. Based on works produced during a residency at the British Museum, she focuses in on the resonance of shattered fragments and broken lines of the Parthenon frieze in her work. Debbie uses analogue and digital techniques to deconstruct and reconstruct her images, mediating between ancient and modern - and seeing and not-seeing. Following her artist talk, Debbie will lead participants armed with pencils and sketchbooks around the exhibition to look more closely at the works themselves, observing and contextualising the dynamic of broken line, space and colour within the collection.

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This event is part of the 2020 Cambridge Science Festival. With events from astronomy to zoology, the 2020 Cambridge Science Festival welcomes everyone to explore and discuss science through talks, hands-on activities, performances, exhibitions, tours and films. Cambridge Science Festival runs from 9-22 March 2020 with bookings open from 10 February 2020. Find out more at: www.sciencefestival.cam.ac.uk and follow us on twitter @CamScience #CamSciFest

Date: 
Tuesday, 10 March, 2020 - 14:00 to 16:00
Contact name: 
Museum of Classical Archaeology
Contact phone: 
01223330402
Event location: 
Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology, Sidgwick Avenue, CB3 9DA

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