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Young People: Sunday Session: In Colour

Young People: Sunday Session: In Colour

  • Workshop||Young People

2 October 2016, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Experiment in colour photography techniques using polaroids, inspired by the work of William Eggleston with photographers Othello De’Souza Hartley and Emily Stein.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
7 October 2016, 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: From Blue to Rose: exploring the influence of colour in Picasso’s early portraits

Weekend Workshop: From Blue to Rose: exploring the influence of colour in Picasso’s early portraits

8 October - 9 October 2016, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £150 (£125 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Join portrait artist Robin-Lee Hall and examine Picasso’s use of colour to convey his mood. We will look at his restricted use of colour during his Blue period and on into the warmer tones of his Rose period as he came out of his depression. This is a practical painting workshop, using acrylics with a model and includes a tour of the exhibition.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
14 October 2016, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

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

Pick up a Pencil: The Big Draw

Pick up a Pencil: The Big Draw

  • Drawing||Workshop||Young People

15 October 2016, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Come and explore scientific drawing with us, the Gallery’s Youth Forum. Part of the National Campaign for Drawing.

For all abilities, all materials provided. Drawing for ages 14–21. All you have to do is pick up a pencil. No need to book, just drop-in on the day.

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Creations

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Creations

  • Family||Workshop

16 October 2016, 11:00-12:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required, available one hour before event. For ages 3+ (20 places for children) plus an accompanying adult

Create portraits inspired by works from the Picasso Portraits in 3d with Play-Doh artist Eleanor Macnair. Experiment with vivid colours and form to construct your own masterpiece

Family Drop-in Session: Drawing with Light!

Family Drop-in Session: Drawing with Light!

  • Family||Workshop

16 October 2016, 11:00-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 3+ plus an accompanying adult.

Join our team of animators and use torches to draw portraits in light Inspired by Picasso Portraits.

Family Drop-in Session: Cubism

Family Drop-in Session: Cubism

  • Family||Workshop

16 October 2016, 12:00-13:30
Room 21
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 3+ plus an accompanying adult.

Drop-in to our pop-up cubist drawing sessions led by artist and former BP Travel Award winner Edward Sutcliffe.

 

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Creations

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Creations

  • Family||Workshop

16 October 2016, 13:00-14:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required, available one hour before event. For ages 5+ (20 places for children) plus an accompanying adult

Create portraits inspired by works from the Picasso Portraits in 3d with Play-Doh artist Eleanor Macnair. Experiment with vivid colours and form to construct your own masterpiece

Family Drop-in Session: Drawing with Light!

Family Drop-in Session: Drawing with Light!

  • Family||Workshop

16 October 2016, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 3+ plus an accompanying adult.

Join our team of animators and use torches to draw portraits in light Inspired by Picasso Portraits.

Family Drop-in Session: Cubism

Family Drop-in Session: Cubism

  • Family||Workshop

16 October 2016, 14:30-16:00
Room 21
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 3+ plus an accompanying adult.

Drop-in to our pop-up cubist drawing sessions led by artist and former BP Travel Award winner Edward Sutcliffe.

 

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Creations

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Creations

  • Family||Workshop

16 October 2016, 15:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free ticket required, available one hour before event. For ages 7+ (20 places for children) plus an accompanying adult

Create portraits inspired by works from the Picasso Portraits in 3d with Play-Doh artist Eleanor Macnair. Experiment with vivid colours and form to construct your own masterpiece

Conference: The Missing Chapter: Cultural Identities and The Photographic Archive

Conference: The Missing Chapter: Cultural Identities and The Photographic Archive

  • Conference

21 October 2016, 10:00-16:30

CANCELLED

The Gallery regrets that due to unforeseen circumstances The Missing Chapter conference has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. The display continues until 11 December 2016  and further information about the Black Chronicles events programme can be found here.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
21 October 2016, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

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

One-day Workshop: Black Chronicles

One-day Workshop: Black Chronicles

22 October 2016, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £75 (£60 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Led by visual artist and photographer Othello De’Souza-Hartley, explore and respond to Black Chronicles. Beginning with a tour of the display, you will then work with a model in a recreation of a Victorian studio setting, inspired by the studio portraiture on show.

Suitable for all abilities.

One-day Workshop: Black Chronicles

One-day Workshop: Black Chronicles

23 October 2016, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £75 (£60 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Led by visual artist and photographer Othello De’Souza-Hartley, explore and respond to Black Chronicles. Beginning with a tour of the display, you will then work with a model in a recreation of a Victorian studio setting, inspired by the studio portraiture on show.

Suitable for all abilities.

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Creations

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Creations

  • Family||Workshop

24 October 2016, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Age 5+ (20 places for children) plus an accompanying adult

Create portraits inspired by works from the Picasso Portraits in 3d with Play-Doh artist Eleanor Macnair. Experiment with vivid colours and form to construct your own masterpiece.

 

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Creations

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Creations

  • Family||Workshop

24 October 2016, 14:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Age 5+ (20 places for children) plus an accompanying adult

Create portraits inspired by works from the Picasso Portraits in 3d with Play-Doh artist Eleanor Macnair. Experiment with vivid colours and form to construct your own masterpiece.

Drop-in Family Session: Abstract Animal Masks

Drop-in Family Session: Abstract Animal Masks

  • Family||Workshop
  • BSL

24 October 2016, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 3+ plus an accompanying adult.

Create an animal mask inspired by Picasso Portraits

 

Family Drop-in Session: Drawing with Light!

Family Drop-in Session: Drawing with Light!

  • Family||Workshop

25 October 2016, 11:30-13:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 5+ (20 places for children) plus an accompanying adult

Join our team of animators and use torches to draw portraits in light Inspired by Picasso Portraits

Family Drop-in Session: Mix it Up

Family Drop-in Session: Mix it Up

  • Family||Workshop

25 October 2016, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 3+ plus an accompanying adult.

Create a series of drawings to make a book of surreal portraits. Inspired by Picasso Portraits

Family Drop-in Session: Drawing with Light!

Family Drop-in Session: Drawing with Light!

  • Family||Workshop

25 October 2016, 14:30-16:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 5+ (20 places for children) plus an accompanying adult

Join our team of animators and use torches to draw portraits in light Inspired by Picasso Portraits

Family Art Workshop: Angles & Abstraction

Family Art Workshop: Angles & Abstraction

  • Family||Workshop

26 October 2016, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 5+ plus an accompanying adult.

Have fun experimenting with a range of painting, drawing and collage techniques, then transform a drawing of yourself or a friend into your own unusual and colourful portrait inspired by Picasso Portraits

Family Drop-in Session: My own Art Gallery

Family Drop-in Session: My own Art Gallery

  • Family||Workshop

26 October 2016, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 3+ plus an accompanying adult.

Create a 3d model to hang your drawings inspired by Picasso Portraits with Robin Lee Hall

Family Art Workshop: Angles & Abstraction

Family Art Workshop: Angles & Abstraction

  • Family

26 October 2016, 14:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 5+ plus an accompanying adult.

Have fun experimenting with a range of painting, drawing and collage techniques, then transform a drawing of yourself or a friend into your own unusual and colourful portrait inspired by Picasso Portraits

Family Drop-in Session: Caricature Characters

Family Drop-in Session: Caricature Characters

  • Family||Workshop

27 October 2016, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 3+ plus an accompanying adult.

Join picture book illustrator and author Marta Altes for a drop-in session creating large-scale caricatures inspired by Picasso Portraits

Family Drop-in Session: Caricature Characters

Family Drop-in Session: Caricature Characters

  • Family||Workshop

27 October 2016, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 3+ plus an accompanying adult.

Join picture book illustrator and author Marta Altes for a drop-in session creating large-scale caricatures inspired by Picasso Portraits

Three Day Workshop: Black Chronicles

Three Day Workshop: Black Chronicles

  • Workshop||Young People

25 October - 27 October 2016, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Create portraits using photography techniques and bring your work alive with spoken word inspired by the Black Chronicles display with a guest performance by poet Anthony Anaxagorou and photographer Othello De’Souza-Hartley.

 

Three Day Workshop Showcase: Black Chronicles

Three Day Workshop Showcase: Black Chronicles

  • Drawing||Workshop||Young People

27 October 2016, 17:00
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: Black Chronicles.

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Tin Portraits

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Tin Portraits

  • Family||Workshop

28 October 2016, 11:30-13:00
Studio
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 5+ (20 places for children) plus an accompanying adult

Inspired by Picasso Portraits construct a 3d model using copper and aluminium foils

Family Drop-in Session: Angles and Abstraction

Family Drop-in Session: Angles and Abstraction

  • Family||Workshop

24 October - 28 October 2016, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required.

Holiday Activities – drop-in and ticketed workshops
Drop-in Family Session: Projections and Portraits

Drop-in Family Session: Projections and Portraits

  • Family||Workshop

28 October 2016, 13:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 3+ plus an accompanying adult

Work with collage and found materials to create an abstract family Portrait to project in the theatre

 

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Tin Portraits

Family Art Workshop: Cubist Tin Portraits

  • Family||Workshop

28 October 2016, 14:30-16:00
Studio
Free, drop-in, no ticket required. Ages 5+ (20 places for children) plus an accompanying adult

Inspired by Picasso Portraits construct a 3d model using copper and aluminium foils

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
28 October 2016, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

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

Life Drawing: Picasso’s People

Life Drawing: Picasso’s People

A part of Late Shift
28 October 2016, 18:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Explore Picasso’s many different approaches to the figure in this session led by artist Robin-Lee Hall.

The Drawing Room: Antony Gormley : OBJECT

The Drawing Room: Antony Gormley : OBJECT

  • Workshop

31 October 2016, 13:00-15:00
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Be inspired by OBJECT a new installation by Antony Gormley.

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
4 November 2016, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

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

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
11 November 2016, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

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

Weekend Workshop: Picasso, the Neoclassical and Photography

Weekend Workshop: Picasso, the Neoclassical and Photography

12 November - 13 November 2016, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £150 (£125 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Taking Picasso’s neoclassical phase as a starting point, explore the work of artists who inspired him and his working methods, with painter Andy Pankhurst.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
18 November 2016, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

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

Youth Insights: Talks on Van Dyck

Youth Insights: Talks on Van Dyck

  • Drawing||Workshop||Young People

19 November 2016, 11:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Members of the Gallery’s Youth Forum lead a short talk on the Van Dyck Exhibition.

Youth Insights: Talks on Van Dyck

Youth Insights: Talks on Van Dyck

  • Drawing||Workshop||Young People

19 November 2016, 11:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Members of the Gallery’s Youth Forum lead a short talk on the Van Dyck Exhibition.

Pick up a Pencil: Antony Gormley: Sculptural drawing

Pick up a Pencil: Antony Gormley: Sculptural drawing

  • Drawing||Workshop||Young People

19 November 2016, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Sculptural drawing Anthony Gormley – OBJECT.

Drop-in Family Session: OBJECT

Drop-in Family Session: OBJECT

  • Family||Workshop

20 November 2016, 13:00-14:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Inspired by the installation OBJECT by artist Antony Gormley, make large-scale models of family and friends using a range of materials.

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

Drop-in Family Session: OBJECT

Drop-in Family Session: OBJECT

  • Family||Workshop

20 November 2016, 15:00-16:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Inspired by the installation OBJECT by artist Antony Gormley, make large-scale models of family and friends using a range of materials.

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

Life Drawing: Picasso with the Old Masters

Life Drawing: Picasso with the Old Masters

A part of Late Shift
25 November 2016, 18:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Join artist Andy Pankhurst for a dynamic evening of life drawing from a model, with poses inspired by Picasso and the Old Masters.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
25 November 2016, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

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

Weekend Workshop: Classic Photographic Portraits

Weekend Workshop: Classic Photographic Portraits

26 November - 27 November 2016, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £150 (£125 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Taking inspiration from the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2016, hone your studio skills in this practical workshop working with a model.

The Drawing Room: Luc Tuymans: Glasses

The Drawing Room: Luc Tuymans: Glasses

  • Workshop

28 November 2016, 13:00-15:00
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Explore portraits by this Belgian artist.

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

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