Talks, tours & events

Anchor and Hope

Sun 4 Nov | 4.30pm

In their mid-30s, Eva and Kat’s humble, yet carefree, lifestyle in their London canal boat gets turned upside down when Eva presents Kat with an ultimatum: she wants a child. Kat resists, knowing that it will end the bohemian lifestyle she’s always envisaged with Eva. However, when Kat’s best friend Roger drops in from Barcelona, the three of them toy around with the idea of creating a baby together.

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Open Ended

Tue 6 Nov | 10.00am - 12.00pm

A monthly exploration of our collection and exhibitions designed to support those with memory loss.

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American Animals

Thu 8 Nov | 4.30pm & 7.00pm

The extraordinary and thrilling true story of four friends living an ordinary existence who brazenly attempt to execute one of the most audacious art heists in US history. But not everything is as it seems, and as the daring theft unfolds through each of their perspectives, each of them start to question whether their attempts to inject excitement and purpose into their lives is simply a misguided attempt at achieving the American Dream.

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Open Doors  

Fri 9 Nov | 1.30pm

Are you a young person with an interest in working in the arts and would like to find out more about pathways into a creative career? Hear from Towner staff to discover the different roles involved in keeping a gallery running and the skills needed in this competitive sector. With an introduction from our new Director, Joe Hill. 

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The Guilty

Sat 10 Nov | 4.30pm

Alarm dispatcher and former police officer, Asger Holm, answers an emergency call from a kidnapped woman in this taut, thrilling scandi-noir. When the call is suddenly disconnected, the search for the woman and her kidnapper begins.

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Faces Places

Sat 10 Nov | 2.00pm

Odd couple, veteran filmmaker Agnès Varda and photographer JR, bridge the 55 year gap in their ages and set out to explore rural France.

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Art Store Tour

Sun 11 Nov | 12-1pm

Guided by one of our knowledgeable gallery team, you will learn about the story of Towner’s impressive art collection, from the original Victorian bequest to recent acquisitions of works by contemporary artists.

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The Guilty

Sun 11 Nov | 4.30pm

Alarm dispatcher and former police officer, Asger Holm, answers an emergency call from a kidnapped woman in this taut, thrilling scandi-noir. When the call is suddenly disconnected, the search for the woman and her kidnapper begins.

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Faces Places

Sun 11 Nov | 4.30pm

Odd couple, veteran filmmaker Agnès Varda and photographer JR, bridge the 55 year gap in their ages and set out to explore rural France.

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The Guilty

Thu 15 Nov | 4.30pm

Alarm dispatcher and former police officer, Asger Holm, answers an emergency call from a kidnapped woman in this taut, thrilling scandi-noir. When the call is suddenly disconnected, the search for the woman and her kidnapper begins.

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