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Vogue 100: Victoria Beckham in conversation with Claudia Winkleman

Vogue 100: Victoria Beckham in conversation with Claudia Winkleman

A part of Late Shift
5 May 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £10 (£8 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

In celebration of 100 years of Vogue, Victoria Beckham, one of the UK's preeminent designers, talks to Claudia Winkleman about her work and her brand.

In Conversation: Queer Perspectives

In Conversation: Queer Perspectives

  • Late Shift||LGBTQI||Talks and Lectures

A part of Late Shift
5 May 2016, 19:00
Room 20
Free

Resident Artist Sadie Lee and her special guest Scottee discuss works in the Collection which have a personal resonance. Queer Perspectives is a quarterly happening where guests identifying as LGBTQI respond to the Gallery’s Collection.

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift||Music

A part of Late Shift
5 May 2016, 18:00-20:45
Main Hall
Free

Take advantage of the Gallery’s late opening and enjoy Eddie’s set and a drink at our pop-up bar.

Live Music:The Hermes Experiment

Live Music:The Hermes Experiment

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

Music from contemporary quartet The Hermes Experiment – soprano, clarinet, harp and double bass.

Screen Style: The Royal Tenenbaums (2001, 15)

Screen Style: The Royal Tenenbaums (2001, 15)

A part of Late Shift
6 May 2016, 18:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Gene Hackman plays the terminally ill eponymous patriarch, who gathers his estranged wife and trio of former child prodigies to put things right before his imminent demise.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

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

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

Live DJ: Guest DJ: Mr Madam

Live DJ: Guest DJ: Mr Madam

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
12 May 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

DJ Mr Madam combines a range of musical styles to create his sets.

Lecture: Dark Victory: When Vogue Came of Age, 1939-45

Lecture: Dark Victory: When Vogue Came of Age, 1939-45

A part of Late Shift
12 May 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Robin Muir, curator of Vogue 100: A Century of Style, assesses the impact of the war years on the magazine.

Live Music: Chris Bundhun

Live Music: Chris Bundhun

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

The guitarist connects the dots between J.S. Bach and Heitor Villa-Lobos.

Screen Style: A Single Man (2009, 12)

Screen Style: A Single Man (2009, 12)

A part of Late Shift
13 May 2016, 18:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Fashion designer Tom Ford made his directorial debut with this stylish film based on Christopher Isherwood’s novel.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
13 May 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.

Photo London: Black Chronicles – Photographic Portraits 1862 - 1948

Photo London: Black Chronicles – Photographic Portraits 1862 - 1948

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures

A part of Late Shift
19 May 2016, 18:00
Meet in Room 33

Renée Mussai, Curator and Head of Archive at Autograph ABP, leads a tour of the display which presents a unique snapshot of black lives and experiences.

Lecture: Photo London (Dayanita Singh: A Book Story)

Lecture: Photo London (Dayanita Singh: A Book Story)

A part of Late Shift
19 May 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Dayanita Singh traces her photographic journey

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift||Music

A part of Late Shift
19 May 2016, 18:00-20:45
Main Hall
Free

Take advantage of the Gallery’s late opening and enjoy Eddie’s set and a drink at our pop-up bar.

Photo London: Sneak Preview of The Nine (dir. Katy Grannan, 2016)

Photo London: Sneak Preview of The Nine (dir. Katy Grannan, 2016)

20 May 2016, 14:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

There is nothing left of the American dream on the Nine—a solemn destination, a resting place for those who have relinquished the dream.

Photo London: Alternative Histories

Photo London: Alternative Histories

A part of Late Shift
20 May 2016, 17:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

The history of photography as we now know it was written largely after the Second World War, by a handful of academics including Beaumont Newhall and Helmut Gernsheim.

Live Music: Russia and the Arts: GéNIA

Live Music: Russia and the Arts: GéNIA

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

The outstanding Russian pianist and composer performs works by Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky and Scriabin alongside her own music.

Photo London: Dieter Meier in conversation with Tom Hunter

Photo London: Dieter Meier in conversation with Tom Hunter

A part of Late Shift
20 May 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Photographer, performance artist, experimental film maker and musician Dieter Meier talks about his life and work with  Tom Hunter (Artist, Professor, London College of Communication).

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

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

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

Live DJ: Guest DJ Timberlina

Live DJ: Guest DJ Timberlina

  • Late Shift||Music

A part of Late Shift
26 May 2016, 18:00
Ondaatje Wing Main Hall
Free

DJ Timberlina mixes a range of genres and music from across the ages to reflect the Collection.

Lecture: Russia in portraits, from Catherine the Great to the Avant-Garde

Lecture: Russia in portraits, from Catherine the Great to the Avant-Garde

A part of Late Shift
26 May 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Dr Rosalind P. Blakesley examines portraiture in Imperial Russia and the most exciting episodes in its Development.

BSL Gallery Tour: Celebrating Charlotte Brontë

BSL Gallery Tour: Celebrating Charlotte Brontë

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures
  • BSL

A part of Late Shift
26 May 2016, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

John Wilson leads a tour of the display marking the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charlotte Brontë. Led in BSL.

Live Music: Concordia Foundation: Shakespeare & Love

Live Music: Concordia Foundation: Shakespeare & Love

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

A musical feast of Shakespeare texts and stories of love by composers from around the world, from Purcell to Cecilia McDowall.

Life Drawing: Russia and the Arts: Poses, Characters and Gestures

Life Drawing: Russia and the Arts: Poses, Characters and Gestures

A part of Late Shift
27 May 2016, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Artist Andy Pankhurst takes inspiration from the golden age of Russian arts with a series of sustained poses.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
27 May 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.

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift||Music

A part of Late Shift
2 June 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Take advantage of the Gallery’s late opening and enjoy Eddie’s set and a drink at our pop-up bar.

Lecture: New Legacies: Russia’s contemporary artists, collectors and private cultural institutions

Lecture: New Legacies: Russia’s contemporary artists, collectors and private cultural institutions

A part of Late Shift
2 June 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Jo Vickery, International Director of Russian Art, Sotheby’s, presents the work of key Russian artists from 1945 to today, with reference to the rise of new private institutions and foundations and what they are collecting.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Thursday 5 May 2016.

Live Music: Russia and the Arts: Investec Opera Holland Park

Live Music: Russia and the Arts: Investec Opera Holland Park

  • Friday Night Music

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

A collection of arias and songs from Russian operas and literature.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
3 June 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.

Guest DJ: Richard Osborne

Guest DJ: Richard Osborne

  • Late Shift||Music

A part of Late Shift
9 June 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

DJ Richard Osborne plays every genre of music within his sets, including pop, jazz, soul, disco and rock and roll, creating sets that correspond to specific temporary exhibitions taking place at the Gallery.

In Conversation: Lasting Stars: Images that Fade and Personas that Endure

In Conversation: Lasting Stars: Images that Fade and Personas that Endure

A part of Late Shift
9 June 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Film scholars Lucy Bolton and Julie Lobalzo Wright and guests discuss the various reasons why some film stars endure far more than others.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
10 June 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.

Live Music: Russia and the Arts: Anton Lyakhovsky

Live Music: Russia and the Arts: Anton Lyakhovsky

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

The Russian virtuoso pianist presents music by Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky and Scriabin.

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift||Music

A part of Late Shift
16 June 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Take advantage of the Gallery’s late opening and enjoy Eddie’s set and a drink at our pop-up bar.

Performance: Russian Theatre: Gallery interventions

Performance: Russian Theatre: Gallery interventions

  • Late Shift||Performance

A part of Late Shift
16 June 2016, 18:00-19:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Meet characters from Chekhov’s plays as they wander through the Gallery in their search for Moscow, lost love and a hope-filled future.

Lecture: Stanislavsky and his Contemporaries, Acting Real

Lecture: Stanislavsky and his Contemporaries, Acting Real

A part of Late Shift
16 June 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Geoffrey Colman, Head of Acting at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, charts the emergence of the ‘new real’ in Russian performance, and its continuing impact on stage and screen acting. Followed by a unique opportunity to see actors undertake a series of Stanislavskian exercises.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Thursday 5 May 2016.

Live Music: EFDSS presents Georgia Lewis Trio

Live Music: EFDSS presents Georgia Lewis Trio

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

Bringing a special energy, Georgia Lewis performs well-worn ballads with a little spice.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
17 June 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.

Gallery Talk: Creative Connections

Gallery Talk: Creative Connections

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures

A part of Late Shift
17 June 2016, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Project artist Simon Terrill introduces his practice and his work on the display.

Guest DJ: Timberlina

Guest DJ: Timberlina

  • Late Shift||Music

A part of Late Shift
23 June 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

DJ Timberlina mixes a range of genres and music from across the ages to reflect the Collection – from spoken word to classical, via jazz, hip-hop, world, prog rock, new wave and contemporary.

Lecture: The Gentle Author’s Cries of London

Lecture: The Gentle Author’s Cries of London

A part of Late Shift
23 June 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

The Gentle Author shows a selection of Cries of Londonfrom the past four hundred years, telling the stories of artists and traders, and revealing the unexpected social realities contained within these cheap colourful prints produced for the mass market.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Thursday 5 May 2016.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
24 June 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.

Life Drawing: Still Moving Body

Life Drawing: Still Moving Body

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

Breaking with the tradition of the still life model, this interactive evening led by artist Viyki Turnbull offers new perspectives on how to look at the human body, with approaches and techniques on how to breathe life into drawing studies.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Thursday 5 May 2016.

Live Music: Russia and the Arts: Helios Collective

Live Music: Russia and the Arts: Helios Collective

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

Helios Collective and Bury Court Opera present an evening of salon entertainment featuring a variety of Russian music.

Live DJ:

Live DJ:

  • Late Shift||LGBTQI||Music

A part of Late Shift
30 June 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Listen and unwind at the Late Shift bar as the Live DJ creates a set in response to the works on display.

Performance: Charlotte, Emily and Anne

Performance: Charlotte, Emily and Anne

A part of Late Shift
30 June 2016, 19:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

The Live Literature Company presents a staged reading of Douglas Verrall’s ensemble play to commemorate the bicentenary of Charlotte Brontë’s birth.

BSL Gallery Tour: Leon Golub Powerplay: The Political Portraits

BSL Gallery Tour: Leon Golub Powerplay: The Political Portraits

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures
  • BSL

A part of Late Shift
30 June 2016, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Chisato Minamimura looks at the display of work by internationally recognised artist Leon Golub and his political portraits from the 1970s. Led in BSL with interpretation into English.

Live Music: Creative Connections: The Windmill presents Ben Romans Hopcraft

Live Music: Creative Connections: The Windmill presents Ben Romans Hopcraft

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

Tulse Hill-born Ben is the singer and songwriter from Rough Trade-signed dreampop band Childhood.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
1 July 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.

Live DJ: Guest DJ John Sizzle

Live DJ: Guest DJ John Sizzle

  • Late Shift||LGBTQI||Music

A part of Late Shift
7 July 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Guest DJ John Sizzle ‘The Gallery is a special, quite sacred space so I like to start of with something gentle and soothingly familiar before moving onto more challenging and experimental pieces.'

In Conversation: Lucian Freud Unseen

In Conversation: Lucian Freud Unseen

A part of Late Shift
7 July 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Writer and critic Martin Gayford discusses Lucian Freud’s sketchbooks, with Contemporary curator Sarah Howgate.

Live Music: The BRIT School

Live Music: The BRIT School

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

Creative responses to the BP Portrait Award 2016 exhibition.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

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

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

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift||LGBTQI||Music

A part of Late Shift
14 July 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Listen and unwind at the Late Shift bar as the Live DJ creates a set in response to the works on display. Take advantage of the Gallery’s late opening and enjoy Eddie’s set and a drink at our pop-up bar.

In Conversation: Thomas J Price: Now You See Me

In Conversation: Thomas J Price: Now You See Me

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures

A part of Late Shift
14 July 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Free

Artist Thomas J Price talks about his composite sculptures of young black men with curator and cultural historian Gus Casely-Hayford.

Live Music: EFDSS presents The Bookshop Band

Live Music: EFDSS presents The Bookshop Band

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

The duo present their songs inspired by books.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

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

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

Guest DJ: Ben Osborne

Guest DJ: Ben Osborne

  • Late Shift||LGBTQI||Music

A part of Late Shift
21 July 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Listen and unwind at the Late Shift bar as the Live DJ creates a set in response to the works on display. DJ Ben Osborne plays an electronic set, from classic techno, punk-funk, galactic house, to deep down and dirty disco.

In Conversation: William Eggleston

In Conversation: William Eggleston

A part of Late Shift
21 July 2016, 19:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

William Eggleston discusses his life and work with fellow photographer Juergen Teller and the Guardian’s Sean O’Hagan.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Thursday 5 May 2016.

Special event: Portraits Untold

Special event: Portraits Untold

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures

22 July 2016, 12:30-14:30
Please check signage on the day for details

Artist Tanya Raabe-Webber creates a portrait of virtuoso percussionist Evelyn Glennie over the course of a day.

Special event: Portraits Untold

Special event: Portraits Untold

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures

22 July 2016, 15:30-17:30
Please check signage on the day for details

Artist Tanya Raabe-Webber creates a portrait of virtuoso percussionist Evelyn Glennie over the course of a day.

Live Music: Joo Yeon Sir

Live Music: Joo Yeon Sir

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

The Korean-born British violinist presents an evening of solo violin repertoire.

Special event: Portraits Untold

Special event: Portraits Untold

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures

A part of Late Shift
22 July 2016, 18:00-20:00
Please check signage on the day for details

Artist Tanya Raabe-Webber creates a portrait of virtuoso percussionist Evelyn Glennie over the course of a day.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

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

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

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift||Music

A part of Late Shift
28 July 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Take advantage of the Gallery’s late opening and enjoy Eddie’s set and a drink at our pop-up bar.

BSL Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2016

BSL Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2016

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures
  • BSL

A part of Late Shift
28 July 2016, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Join John Wilson for a tour of the BP Portrait Award 2016. Led in BSL.

Live Music: John Martin’s Hidden Notes

Live Music: John Martin’s Hidden Notes

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

Exploring the polyphonic possibilities of the saxophone in tonal music with his quintet.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
29 July 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.

Life Drawing: Double Act

Life Drawing: Double Act

A part of Late Shift
29 July 2016, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Artist Grace Adam leads this session during which you will explore the way painters communicate relationships, working with two models to explore body language and composition.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Thursday 5 May 2016.

Guest DJ: Neil Prince

Guest DJ: Neil Prince

  • Late Shift||Music

A part of Late Shift
4 August 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Listen and unwind at the Late Shift bar as DJ Neil Prince creates a set in response to the works on display.

In Conversation: Queer Perspectives

In Conversation: Queer Perspectives

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures

A part of Late Shift
4 August 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Free

Gain a Queer Perspective on our Collection with resident artist Sadie Lee and her special guest as they discuss portraits which have a personal resonance.

Live Music: Florentine Arts Ensemble: Purcell and the Restoration of English Music

Live Music: Florentine Arts Ensemble: Purcell and the Restoration of English Music

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

The Baroque ensemble presents a programme of revolutionary music from Playford to Purcell.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

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

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

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift||LGBTQI||Music

A part of Late Shift
11 August 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Take advantage of the Gallery’s late opening and enjoy Eddie’s set and a drink at our pop-up bar.

Performance: A. O. Hume: The Unseen Force

Performance: A. O. Hume: The Unseen Force

A part of Late Shift
11 August 2016, 19:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £8 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Storyteller Giles Abbott, accompanied by tabla virtuoso Nafees Irfan, explores the figures whose portraits hang in Room 20 and how they attach to the story of A.O. Hume, the publicity-shy civil servant of the British Raj who helped create modern India.

Live Music: Raymond Burley: The Segovia Legacy

Live Music: Raymond Burley: The Segovia Legacy

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

Works written for the great Spanish guitarist Andrés Segovia.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

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

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

Guest DJ: Mr Madam

Guest DJ: Mr Madam

  • Late Shift||LGBTQI||Music

A part of Late Shift
18 August 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

DJ Mr Madam combines a range of musical styles to create his sets; from Thomas Tallis to Gracie Fields, Grace Jones to John Barry, Duke Ellington to Lord Creator; if you can hum it, he will try and play it.

Exhibition Tour: BP Portrait Award 2016

Exhibition Tour: BP Portrait Award 2016

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures

A part of Late Shift
18 August 2016, 19:00
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

See this year's selection of the very best of contemporary portrait painting from around the world.

Live Music: Creative Connections: The Windmill presents Meatraffle

Live Music: Creative Connections: The Windmill presents Meatraffle

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

Streatham’s trumpet-infused postpunkers on the celebrated Trashmouth label.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
19 August 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.

 Live DJ:

Live DJ:

  • Late Shift||Music

A part of Late Shift
25 August 2016, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Take advantage of the Gallery’s late opening and enjoy Eddie’s set and a drink at our pop-up bar.

Lecture: Black Slavery/White Freedom: Two Sides of a Coin?

Lecture: Black Slavery/White Freedom: Two Sides of a Coin?

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures

A part of Late Shift
25 August 2016, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Free online, or visit the Gallery in person.-->

In commemoration of Slavery Remembrance Day, Professor Catherine Hall examines the ways in which racial slavery provided the conditions for metropolitan freedom in the 18th and early 19th centuries in both Britain and the Caribbean.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Thursday 5 May 2016.

BSL Gallery Tour: Framing the Face: Collars and Ruffs

BSL Gallery Tour: Framing the Face: Collars and Ruffs

  • Late Shift||Talks and Lectures
  • BSL

A part of Late Shift
25 August 2016, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Dafydd Jones focuses on the Framing the Face display. Led in BSL with interpretation into English.

Live Music: Musicke in the Ayre: From Dusk to Dawn

Live Music: Musicke in the Ayre: From Dusk to Dawn

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift||Music

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

Tenor Daniel Thomson and lutenist Din Ghani present lute songs through the night.

Life Drawing: Carnival!

Life Drawing: Carnival!

A part of Late Shift
26 August 2016, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Be inspired by the extraordinary colours, music and movement of carnival weekend and join artist Gayna Pelham in depicting the model in flamboyant motion.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Thursday 5 May 2016.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Late Shift||Workshop

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

Join artist Viyki Turnbull for our popular weekly drawing session in the Gallery.

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