This exhibition of small portraits includes work by members of Leicester Society of Artists and four invited artists, together with portraits by students aged 16+ from schools, colleges and academies in Leicestershire and Rutland:
King Edward VII Science & Sport College
Leicester High School for Girls
Loughborough Grammar School
Robert Smyth Academy
Rarely seen miniatures from the museum's own collection are included in the exhibition
Little Selves exhibition was opened by the Assistant City Mayor Councillor Piara Singh Clair at an evening preview event on Friday 24th March 2017. LSA President Lars Tharp introduced the evening and student prizes were presented by LSA Chair Suzanne Harry.
View photographs of the evening preview event click here
Find out about the museum's miniatures on the Story of Leicester website click here
Student Prizes sponsored by:
Visiting the exhibition
Please note that the museum car park is currently closed as building work is taking place, apart from disabled parking by prior arrangement with the museum: telephone 0116 225 4900.
Normal opening hours are: Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm; Sunday 11am - 5pm. However, please call the museum to check before making a special journey as access to the exhibition is closed for concerts and events.