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Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
31 March 2017, 18:30-20:30
Room 22, Floor 1
Free

Join artist Susan Wilson for our popular weekly drawing session in the Gallery.

Life Drawing: After the Masters

Life Drawing: After the Masters

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

A dynamic evening of life drawing with artist Andy Pankhurst. Take inspiration from models and muses from a selected number of great works within the gallery's collection.

SESSION CANCELLED: Sunday Session: Crafted Identities

SESSION CANCELLED: Sunday Session: Crafted Identities

  • Workshop||Young People
  • BSL

2 April 2017, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

SESSION CANCELLED

Use crafting techniques to explore political power, identity and propaganda through poetry inspired by the First World War Poets photographic display. For ages 14 to 21 years only.

Family Art Workshop: Family Portraits (Ages 5+)

Family Art Workshop: Family Portraits (Ages 5+)

  • Family||Workshop

3 April 2017, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required and available 1 hour before event. 20 tickets available in each workshop for children plus accompanying adults

Inspired by Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun: Behind the Mask, another mask explore ideas around identity in this hands- on photography workshop using props and costume. At the end of the session you will have a print to take home.

Family Art Workshop: Family Portraits (Ages 5+)

Family Art Workshop: Family Portraits (Ages 5+)

  • Family||Workshop

3 April 2017, 14:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required and available 1 hour before event. 20 tickets available in each workshop for children plus accompanying adults

Inspired by Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun: Behind the Mask, another mask explore ideas around identity in this hands- on photography workshop using props and costume. At the end of the session you will have a print to take home.

Family Art Workshop: Behind the Mask (Ages 5+)

Family Art Workshop: Behind the Mask (Ages 5+)

  • Family||Workshop

4 April 2017, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required and available 1 hour before event. 20 tickets available in each workshop for children plus accompanying adults.

Inspired by Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun: Behind the Mask, another mask create a new identity discovering/uncovering different aspects of your personality. Make a collaged mask to reveal the hidden you / the new you.

Family Art Workshop: Behind the Mask (Ages 5+)

Family Art Workshop: Behind the Mask (Ages 5+)

  • Family||Workshop

4 April 2017, 14:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required and available 1 hour before event. 20 tickets available in each workshop for children plus accompanying adults.

Inspired by Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun: Behind the Mask, another mask create a new identity discovering/uncovering different aspects of your personality. Make a collaged mask to reveal the hidden you / the new you.

Holiday Activities: Transform (for ages 5+)

Holiday Activities: Transform (for ages 5+)

  • Family||Workshop

5 April 2017, 11:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required and available 1 hour before event. 30 tickets available for each session including adults.

Join dancers from New Adventures and Re:Bourne for a creative dance, games and movement sessions exploring themes of gender, identity, masquerade and performance.

Rooms 19 & 20 will be closed to the general public on Weds 5 April for Family Events – sorry for any inconvenience 

Holiday Activities: Transform (for ages 5+)

Holiday Activities: Transform (for ages 5+)

  • Family||Workshop

5 April 2017, 13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required and available 1 hour before event. 30 tickets available for each session including adults.

Join dancers from New Adventures and Re:Bourne for a creative dance, games and movement sessions exploring themes of gender, identity, masquerade and performance.

Rooms 19 & 20 will be closed to the general public on Weds 5 April for Family Events – sorry for any inconvenience 

Holiday Activities: Transform (for ages 5+)

Holiday Activities: Transform (for ages 5+)

5 April 2017, 15:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required and available 1 hour before event. 30 tickets available for each session including adults.

Join dancers from New Adventures and Re:Bourne for a creative dance, games and movement sessions exploring themes of gender, identity, masquerade and performance.

Please note this workshop at 15:00 will be BSL interpreted.

Rooms 19 & 20 will be closed to the general public on Weds 5 April for Family Events – sorry for any inconvenience 

Family Art Workshop: Hand in Hand (Ages 5+)

Family Art Workshop: Hand in Hand (Ages 5+)

  • Family||Workshop

6 April 2017, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required and available 1 hour before event. 20 tickets available in each workshop for children plus accompanying adults

Explore how we use our hands to express ourselves in this 3D mixed media workshop inspired by Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun: Behind the Mask, another mask.

Family Art Workshop: Hand in Hand (Ages 5+)

Family Art Workshop: Hand in Hand (Ages 5+)

  • Family||Workshop

6 April 2017, 14:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required and available 1 hour before event. 20 tickets available in each workshop for children plus accompanying adults

Explore how we use our hands to express ourselves in this 3D mixed media workshop inspired by Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun: Behind the Mask, another mask.

Family Art Workshop: Surrealist Portraits  (Ages 5+)

Family Art Workshop: Surrealist Portraits (Ages 5+)

  • Family||Workshop

7 April 2017, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required and available 1 hour before event. 20 tickets available in each workshop for children plus accompanying adults

Inspired by Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun: Behind the Mask, another mask create a crazy Family portrait using collage and mixed media.

Family Art Workshop: Surrealist Portraits  (Ages 5+)

Family Art Workshop: Surrealist Portraits (Ages 5+)

  • Family||Workshop

7 April 2017, 14:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required and available 1 hour before event. 20 tickets available in each workshop for children plus accompanying adults

Inspired by Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun: Behind the Mask, another mask create a crazy Family portrait using collage and mixed media

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
7 April 2017, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join artist Grace Adam for our popular weekly drawing session in the Gallery.

Weekend Workshop: Playing with the Camera

Weekend Workshop: Playing with the Camera

8 April - 9 April 2017, 11:00-17:00
Education Studio
Tickets: £150 (£125 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Photographer Kate Peters leads this two-day practical photographic workshop inspired by Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun.

 

Young People's Three Day Workshop: Masking Identities

Young People's Three Day Workshop: Masking Identities

  • Drawing||Workshop||Young People

11 April - 13 April 2017, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Work with special guest Liz Aggiss, cross-discipline performer, film maker, director and choreographer and photographer Anthony Luvera on the theme of gender and identity in this performance and photography workshop. Inspired by Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun: Behind the mask, another mask.

 

Young People's Three Day Workshop Showcase: Masking Identities

Young People's Three Day Workshop Showcase: Masking Identities

  • Drawing||Workshop||Young People

13 April 2017, 17:00-17:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join us for a showcase of works produced by the participants of the Young People’s Three Day Workshop: Masking Identities.

 

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
14 April 2017, 18:30
Please check signage on the day
Free

Join artist Gayna Pelham for our popular weekly drawing session in the Gallery.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
21 April 2017, 18:30
Please check signage on the day
Free

Join artist Andy Pankhurst for our popular weekly drawing session in the Gallery.

Weekend Workshop: The Abstract Portrait

Weekend Workshop: The Abstract Portrait

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

Inspired by Howard Hodgkin: Absent Friends, investigate and challenge traditional forms of portraiture with artist Marc Woodhead. Suitable for all abilities, all materials provided.

The Drawing Room: Focus on Fashion

The Drawing Room: Focus on Fashion

  • Workshop

24 April 2017, 13:00-15:00
Meet in the Main Hall
Free artist-led drawing classes for disabled visitors

Draw sitters in all their ornate finery including wigs and hats.

If you require BSL interpretation please contact education@npg.org.uk .

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
28 April 2017, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join artist Marc Woodhead for our popular weekly drawing session in the Gallery.

Life Drawing: Figure drawing for the Fearful

Life Drawing: Figure drawing for the Fearful

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

Join artist Robin-Lee Hall for a Life drawing session that takes the fear out of drawing the figure. Robin-Lee will guide you through a series simple exercises to help develop your creativity and confidence.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
5 May 2017, 18:30
Please check signage on the day
Free

Join artist Gayna Pelham for our popular weekly drawing session in the Gallery.

Sunday Session: Abstract Portraits

Sunday Session: Abstract Portraits

  • Workshop||Young People

7 May 2017, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Work with artist Nick Botting and Robin –Lee Hall to investigate themes of abstraction and memory. Then develop expressive brushwork techniques in this painting  workshop inspired by Howard Hodgkin. For ages 14 to 21 years only. To book your free place, email youthbookings@npg.org.uk or call 020 7312 2483.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
12 May 2017, 18:30
Please check signage on the day
Free

Join artist Andy Pankhurst for our popular weekly drawing session in the Gallery.

Weekend Workshop: Me as Mask

Weekend Workshop: Me as Mask

13 May - 14 May 2017, 11:00-17:00
Education Studio
Tickets: £75 (£60 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

In this day-long workshop, you will create your own self portrait – a life mask inspired by Gillian Wearing’s work. Led by sculptor Martin Hanson.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
19 May 2017, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join artist Grace Adam for our popular weekly drawing session in the Gallery.

Drop-in Family Session (3+): Portraits in Clay

Drop-in Family Session (3+): Portraits in Clay

  • Family||Workshop

21 May 2017, 13:00-14:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Drop-in to our studio to mould, roll, cut and build with clay using a variety of techniques and processes. During the session families will have the opportunity to create a small clay head inspired by portraits in the Collection.

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

Drop-in Family Session (7+): Portraits in Clay

Drop-in Family Session (7+): Portraits in Clay

  • Family||Workshop

21 May 2017, 15:00-16:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Drop-in to our studio to mould, roll, cut and build with clay using a variety of techniques and processes. During the session families will have the opportunity to create a small clay head inspired by portraits in the Collection.

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

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
26 May 2017, 18:30
Please check signage on the day
Free

Join artist Robin-Lee Hall for our popular weekly drawing session in the Gallery.

Life Drawing: Pose/Counterpose

Life Drawing: Pose/Counterpose

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

Led by artist Marc Woodhead, this session explores the influence of Classicism on pose and posture on British portraiture, and the modernist anti-classical movement in the 20th century. 

The Drawing Room: Life, Death and Memory

The Drawing Room: Life, Death and Memory

  • Workshop

29 May 2017, 13:00-15:00
Meet in the Main Hall
Free artist-led drawing classes for disabled visitors

Explore this display that reflects on life and death and focus on memento mori emblems.

If you require BSL interpretation please contact education@npg.org.uk .

Holiday Activities: Finding Friends

Holiday Activities: Finding Friends

  • Family||Workshop

29 May - 2 June 2017, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

A week of activities exploring the paintings of Howard Hodgkin and portraits in the Collection. Activities will range from painting to printmaking.

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