Events

A programme of special events complements the exhibition.

All events are free except where indicated. Places are limited and available at the Gallery on a first-come, first-served basis. For charged events you can book tickets online, call 020 7321 6600 or visit the Gallery.



Events (5)

5 events matching the search term The Encounter: Drawings from Leonardo to Rembrandt

Weekend Workshop: Being there: the artist’s response to the figure

Weekend Workshop: Being there: the artist’s response to the figure

23 September - 24 September 2017, 11:00-17:00
Education Studio
Tickets: £150 (£125 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Join artist Grace Adam and explore the connection between artist and model. Beginning both days with a visit to The Encounter, you will interrogate different poses, line, tone and proportion, working with a number of media such as charcoal, watercolour, and mono-printing.

Life Drawing: From the Masters

Life Drawing: From the Masters

A part of Late Shift
29 September 2017, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Our popular life-drawing sessions take place on the last Friday of each month in the Ondaatje Wing Theatre. Suitable for all abilities, all materials provided.

Sunday Session: Turning Heads

Sunday Session: Turning Heads

  • Workshop||Young People

1 October 2017, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Make your own moving image selfie by drawing from the Collection and from life to make an animated GIF, working with special guest artist illustrator Sofia Niazi. For ages 14 to 21 years only. To book your free place, email youthbookings@npg.org.uk or call 020 7312 2483.

Study Day: The Encounter: Drawings from Leonardo to Rembrandt

Study Day: The Encounter: Drawings from Leonardo to Rembrandt

6 October 2017, 09:15-16:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £40 (£35 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Join us for an in-depth investigation of the current major exhibition featuring portrait drawings by some of the outstanding masters of the Renaissance and Baroque periods.

Weekend Workshop: Painting in Egg Tempera: An Introduction

Weekend Workshop: Painting in Egg Tempera: An Introduction

14 October - 15 October 2017, 11:00-17:00
Education Studio
Tickets: £150 (£125 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Artist Antony Williams, who won third prize for his portrait Emma in the BP Portrait Award 2017, introduces the traditional painting medium of egg tempera.