Artist Alana Jelinek writes about the artistic, community intervention into our Woodwork exhibition.
Discover the fascinating history behind the Samurai Swords in our collection.
Discover the colourful histories behind our city’s many communities with David Harrison.
A rare Tibetan headdress with gorgeous turquoise and coral stones has just been conserved for display in Himalayan Fashion by Karen Horton.
Uncover the adventures of Curator Antonia Lovelace as she embarks on a field trip to Nepal, to add to our extensive World Cultures collection.
With the summer in full swing and flowers in full bloom, Libo Zhu explores the symbolism and histories behind the Chinese Lotus artefacts in our World Cultures collection.
World Cultures Curator Antonia Lovelace explores newly gifted Mexican Day of the Dead Festival items for the collection!
In celebration of Australia Day, World Cultures Curator Antonia Lovelace explores Australian objects from the collection.
World Cultures Curator Antonia Lovelace gives a sneak preview of the new Dying Matters display at Leeds City Museum Death is perhaps the one experience that unites people the world over. But even though every person experiences death and dying, we can often shy away from talking about it. The curators and community team at…
Take a look at the many Japanese faces we have in our World Cultures collection, from dolls to theatre masks.
Discover the history behind Japanese Anime favourite Dragon Ball Z, thanks to exciting acquisitions to our World Cultures collection.
We shed light on a mysterious mug in the collection, thanks to recent research.