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Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
24 February 2017, 18:30
Room 31, Floor 2
Free

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

Life Drawing: Abstracting the pose

Life Drawing: Abstracting the pose

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

So often in Life Drawing we can get caught up in trying to create a replica of the model on paper.

Weekend Workshop: A Theatrical Journey in Photography

Weekend Workshop: A Theatrical Journey in Photography

25 February - 26 February 2017, 11:00-17:00
Education Studio
Tickets: £150 (£125 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Photographer and digital artist Alexia Sinclair, whose portrait Heidi features in the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2016 exhibition.

The Drawing Room: Contemporary Galleries

The Drawing Room: Contemporary Galleries

  • Workshop

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

Experiment with drawing tools on iPads taking inspiration from contemporary portraits.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
3 March 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: Interior Reflections

Sunday Session: Interior Reflections

  • Workshop||Young People

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

Be inspired by David Gwinnutt's display 'Before We Were Men' to produce studio portraits using black and white photography. Learn how to set up a photrography studio and work with feature artist David Gwinnutt and photographer Marysa Dowling.

For ages 14 to 21 years only. To book your free place, email youthbookings@npg.org.uk or call 020 7312 2483.

Communication support on request/BSL Sign

 

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

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

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

Weekend Workshop: My Portrait and Myself

Weekend Workshop: My Portrait and Myself

11 March - 12 March 2017, 11:00-17:00
Education Studio
Tickets: £150 (£125 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Taking inspiration from Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun investigate themes of identity with painter Edward Sutcliffe (BP Travel Award Winner, 2014). Examine how themes of identity can be used in the creation of imaginative portraits and produce a painted self-portrait in acrylics. Suitable for all abilities, all materials provided.

 

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
17 March 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.

Pick up a Pencil: Make Your Mark

Pick up a Pencil: Make Your Mark

  • Drawing||Workshop||Young People

18 March 2017, 12:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free, extended drop-in

Experiment with mark-making and produce portraits using a wide range of materials. Participate in quick drawing activities inspired by the Gallery's Collection with special guest artist Ed Sutcliffe and Jasleen Kaur.

Drop-in Family Session (3+): School of Noise

Drop-in Family Session (3+): School of Noise

  • Family||Workshop

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

The School of Noise welcomes you to explore relationships between sound and sight. Families are invited to come along and compose pieces of experimental music inspired by portraits in the Gallery using a variety of sound making and sculpting machines.

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

Drop-in Family Session (7+): School of Noise

Drop-in Family Session (7+): School of Noise

  • Family||Workshop

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

The School of Noise welcomes you to explore relationships between sound and sight. Families are invited to come along and compose pieces of experimental music inspired by portraits in the Gallery using a variety of sound making and sculpting machines.

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

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
24 March 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: Another Mask: Making Poetry from Portraiture

Weekend Workshop: Another Mask: Making Poetry from Portraiture

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

This one-day poetry workshop led by poet Sarah Hesketh uses Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun as a starting point for the creation of new poetry.

 

The Drawing Room: From every angle

The Drawing Room: From every angle

  • Workshop

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

Explore some of the sculptures in the Collection by drawing all angles of the busts.

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
31 March 2017, 18:30-20:30
Check signage on the day
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.

Sunday Session: Crafted Identities

Sunday Session: Crafted Identities

  • Workshop||Young People
  • BSL

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

Create work inspired by the First World War Poets display with Sarah Corbett from the Craftivist Collective and artist Shelly Wain. For ages 14 to 21 years only. To book your free place, email youthbookings@npg.org.uk or call 020 7312 2483.

Holiday Activities: Transform

Holiday Activities: Transform

  • Family||Workshop

5 April 2017, 11:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join dancers from New Adventures & Re:Bourne for creative dance, games and movement sessions exploring themes of gender, identity, masquerade and performance. A fun physical workshop for all the family.

Holiday Activities: Transform

Holiday Activities: Transform

  • Family||Workshop

5 April 2017, 13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join dancers from New Adventures & Re:Bourne for creative dance, games and movement sessions exploring themes of gender, identity, masquerade and performance. A fun physical workshop for all the family.

Holiday Activities: Transform

Holiday Activities: Transform

  • Family||Workshop
  • BSL

5 April 2017, 15:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join dancers from New Adventures & Re:Bourne for creative dance, games and movement sessions exploring themes of gender, identity, masquerade and performance. A fun physical workshop for all the family.

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

Holiday Activities: Behind the Mask

Holiday Activities: Behind the Mask

  • Family||Workshop

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

Inspired by Gillian Wearing and Claude Cahun and the Gallery's Collection, join us for a week of Easter activities exploring identity. During the week there will be ticketed and drop-in activities.

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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