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Revealing diaries and letters

Dürer's surviving personal correspondence and diary entries tell us a great deal about his journeys. Despite the hundreds of years that separate us, his diary entries, personal sketches and letters are full of incident and anecdote and give us a sense of his character, his intellect, even his sense of humour

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The Credit Suisse Exhibition: Dürer's Journeys

Travels of a Renaissance Artist

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Introduction to Dürer

Who was Albrecht Dürer? We take a first look at the artist.

Europe at the turn of the 15th century

During his lifetime Dürer witnessed some of European history's most significant milestones.

Nuremberg - Dürer's home

Location, location; find out why Nuremberg's character and position were so important for Dürer.

Dürer the printmaker

An introduction to printing techniques and a look into how Dürer took prints to a new level

Dürer's influence

Even if you don't know the name, chances are you've seen a reproduction of one of his prints. What is it about his work that has made it last?

The Credit Suisse Exhibition: Durer's Journeys

Online exhibition catalogue supplement

Further essays relating to the exhibition.
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