When: Wednesday 3 May, 19:15 onwards
Where: The Connaught Bar (upstairs), Irish Centre Birmingham, High Street, Digbeth, B12 0NL
May’s meeting of the Birmingham Irish Heritage Group will involve a screening of the BBC documentary: Private Life of a Masterpiece: Caravaggio’s The Taking of Christ.
Two centuries after Caravaggio completed his famed The Taking of Christ, the painting vanished. This programme tells the fascinating history of the painting and its rediscovery in Dublin in 1990.