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22 events matching the search term Family

Family Activity Base (FAB)

Family Activity Base (FAB)

  • Family||Workshop

1 August - 31 August 2015, 11:00-16:00
Victorian Landing
Free

Visit our wonderful Family Activity Base (FAB) where you can come and collect our exciting resource for families called Talking Heads.

All families welcome.

Drop-in Family Session: Talking Portraits

Drop-in Family Session: Talking Portraits

  • Family||Workshop

20 September 2015, 13:00-14:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Ever wondered what conversations the people in the portraits have when there's no one in the Gallery?

This session is aimed at children aged 3+ plus an accompanying adult.

Drop-in Family Session: Talking Portraits

Drop-in Family Session: Talking Portraits

  • Family||Workshop

20 September 2015, 15:00-16:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Ever wondered what conversations the people in the portraits have when there's no one in the Gallery?

This session is aimed at children aged 7+ plus an accompanying adult.

Drop-in Family Session: The Big Draw: Every Drawing Tells a Story

Drop-in Family Session: The Big Draw: Every Drawing Tells a Story

  • Family||Workshop

18 October 2015, 13:00-14:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join picture book illustrator Marta Altés for an afternoon exploring drawing in the Gallery.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Drop-in Family Session: The Big Draw: Every Drawing Tells a Story

Drop-in Family Session: The Big Draw: Every Drawing Tells a Story

  • Family||Workshop

18 October 2015, 15:00-16:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join picture book illustrator Marta Altés for an afternoon exploring drawing in the Gallery.

Suitable for ages 7+. No ticket required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Family Art Workshop: Family Figures

Family Art Workshop: Family Figures

  • Family||Workshop

26 October 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Trace, stuff, fold, wrap and transform a  life sized 2d drawing into a 3d sculpture inspired by Giacometti: Pure Presence

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Please note the 14.30 session will be BSL interpreted

Family Art Workshop: Family Figures

Family Art Workshop: Family Figures

  • Family||Workshop
  • BSL

26 October 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Trace, stuff, fold, wrap and transform a  life sized 2d drawing into a 3d sculpture inspired by Giacometti: Pure Presence

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in: Pop-Up People

Drop-in: Pop-Up People

  • Family||Workshop

26 October 2015, 13:00-16:00
Room 21
Free

Join our creative session.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: Twisted Lines

Family Art Workshop: Twisted Lines

  • Family||Workshop

27 October 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Construct a wire sculpture of a figure and wrap with tape, inspired by Giacometti: Pure Presence.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in: Pop-Up People

Drop-in: Pop-Up People

  • Family||Workshop

27 October 2015, 13:00-16:00
Room 21
Free

Join our creative session.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: Twisted Lines

Family Art Workshop: Twisted Lines

  • Family||Workshop

27 October 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Construct a wire sculpture of a figure and wrap with tape, inspired by Giacometti: Pure Presence.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Family Art Workshop: Take a Line for a Walk

Family Art Workshop: Take a Line for a Walk

  • Family||Workshop

28 October 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Inspired by the drawings of Alberto Giacometti in Giacometti: Pure Presence.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in: Pop-Up People

Drop-in: Pop-Up People

  • Family||Workshop

28 October 2015, 13:00-16:00
Room 21
Free

Join our creative session.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: Take a Line for a Walk

Family Art Workshop: Take a Line for a Walk

  • Family||Workshop

28 October 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Inspired by the drawings of Alberto Giacometti in Giacometti: Pure Presence.

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Family Art Workshop: Clay Portraits

Family Art Workshop: Clay Portraits

  • Family||Workshop

29 October 2015, 11:30-13:00
Education Studio
Free

Taking inspiration from the bronze sculptures in Giacometti: Pure Presence make your own sculpture using clay

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in: Pop-Up People

Drop-in: Pop-Up People

  • Family||Workshop

29 October 2015, 13:00-16:00
Room 21
Free

Join our creative session.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Family Art Workshop: Clay Portraits

Family Art Workshop: Clay Portraits

  • Family||Workshop

29 October 2015, 14:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free

Taking inspiration from the bronze sculptures in Giacometti: Pure Presence make your own sculpture using clay

Suitable for ages 5+. Free ticket required and available one hour before event. Please note that spaces are limited to 20 places per session.

Drop-in: Experimental Animation

Drop-in: Experimental Animation

  • Family||Workshop

30 October 2015, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join our team of animators for an experimental session inspired by portraits in the Collections and Giacometti: Pure Presence.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Drop-in: Experimental Animation

Drop-in: Experimental Animation

  • Family||Workshop

30 October 2015, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join our team of animators for an experimental session inspired by portraits in the Collections and Giacometti: Pure Presence.

Suitable for ages 3+. No ticket needed.

Half Term Activities: Walk the Line

Half Term Activities: Walk the Line

  • Family||Workshop
  • BSL

26 October - 30 October 2015, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

A week of ticketed and drop-in sessions inspired by Giacometti: Pure Presence. During the week families will have the opportunity to work with clay, plaster and wire to construct 3D models. The 14.30 Workshop on Monday 26 October will be BSL interpreted.

Suitable for ages 5+. Some sessions require free tickets which are available one hour before the event Please note the 14.30 Family Art Workshop on Monday 26 October will be BSL interpreted

Family Activity Base

Family Activity Base

  • Family||Workshop

26 October - 30 October 2015, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Visit our Family Activity Base (FAB) where you can come and collect resources and trails to create your own art work, taking inspiration from portraits in our Collection.
Special Sunday Session: An Afternoon with Dame Jacqueline Wilson

Special Sunday Session: An Afternoon with Dame Jacqueline Wilson

15 November 2015, 14:00-15:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: Free, Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Join us to hear how Jacqueline Wilson started her writing career and created some of her best-loved characters as well as finding out which portraits from the Collection inspire her.

Free ticket required, advance booking. For ages 8+