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Events (68)

Guest DJ: Tim Redfern

Guest DJ: Tim Redfern

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
28 May 2015, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Relax and unwind as DJ Timberlina provides a soundtrack to your visit.

Lecture: The Africans of Georgian Britain: Active Agents of Change

Lecture: The Africans of Georgian Britain: Active Agents of Change

A part of Late Shift
28 May 2015, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Historian Onyeka tells the untold story of Africans in Georgian Britain and the role they played in the development of society. 

BSL Tour: Highlights of the Collection

BSL Tour: Highlights of the Collection

  • Gallery Talk||Late Shift
  • BSL

A part of Late Shift
28 May 2015, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Chisato Minamimura leads a tour of the Collection, picking out highlights along the way. Led in BSL with interpretation into English.
Live Music: Kaz Simmons

Live Music: Kaz Simmons

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
29 May 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

The jazz and folk influenced singer-songwriter returns to perform her ethereal and intimate original songs and selected covers from the likes of Rufus Wainwright and Billy Joel.

Life Drawing: Tackling Tone

Life Drawing: Tackling Tone

A part of Late Shift
29 May 2015, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Inspired by Goya's mastery of tonal contrast and line in his portrait of the Duke of Wellington, join artist Robin-Lee Hall for an evening of life-drawing capturing dramatic lights and darks.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
29 May 2015, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Artist Gayna Pelham leads tonight’s session. There is a short introduction at 18.30, but feel free to drop-in at any time. 

In Conversation: Portraits of a Choreographer and Composer

In Conversation: Portraits of a Choreographer and Composer

  • Gallery Talk||Late Shift||Lecture

A part of Late Shift
4 June 2015, 19:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Ashley Page and Colin Matthews, sitters for abstract portraits by Jack Smith, talk to Matthew Flowers.

Resident DJ: Edward Otchere

Resident DJ: Edward Otchere

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
4 June 2015, 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.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
5 June 2015, 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

A part of Late Shift
11 June 2015, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

DJ Ben Osborne plays an electronic set, from classic techno, punk-funk, galactic house, to deep down and dirty disco.

Lecture Frank Auerbach: Speaking and Painting

Lecture Frank Auerbach: Speaking and Painting

A part of Late Shift
11 June 2015, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Art historian Catherine Lampert and film-maker Jake Auerbach give a rare insight into artist Frank Auerbach.

Live Music: Lunn and Belloy: Here’s to Life!

Live Music: Lunn and Belloy: Here’s to Life!

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
12 June 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

A new piece of musical theatre celebrating relationships.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
12 June 2015, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

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

Lecture: Drawing People

Lecture: Drawing People

A part of Late Shift
18 June 2015, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Roger Malbert, Hayward Gallery, explores the enduring fascination with drawing the human form.

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
18 June 2015, 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: Joseph Paxton and William Blackaby

Live Music: Joseph Paxton and William Blackaby

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
19 June 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Gypsy jazz and folk music from this talented violin and guitar duo.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
19 June 2015, 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.

Guest DJ: Timberlina

Guest DJ: Timberlina

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
25 June 2015, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

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

Lecture Poufs and Politics: Fashion at the Court of Louis XVI

Lecture Poufs and Politics: Fashion at the Court of Louis XVI

A part of Late Shift
25 June 2015, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Historian Kimberly Chrisman- Campbell explores the fateful relationship between fashion and politics in late 18th Century France

BSL Gallery Tour: Favourites: Art and Power, 1600-1800

BSL Gallery Tour: Favourites: Art and Power, 1600-1800

  • Gallery Talk||Late Shift
  • BSL

A part of Late Shift
25 June 2015, 19:30
Meet in Room 16
Free

Join John Wilson for a tour of the display, led in BSL.
Live Music: Concordia Foundation: The Lord Mayor’s Table

Live Music: Concordia Foundation: The Lord Mayor’s Table

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
26 June 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Music from Walton to Lerner and Loewe.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
26 June 2015, 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.

Life Drawing Looking at Lines and Exploring Styles

Life Drawing Looking at Lines and Exploring Styles

A part of Late Shift
26 June 2015, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Artist Robin-Lee Hall explores different approaches to drawing the figure.

In Conversation: Sir Portrait: 30 Portraits of Roy Strong

In Conversation: Sir Portrait: 30 Portraits of Roy Strong

A part of Late Shift
2 July 2015, 19:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

The sitter Sir Roy Strong and the photographer John Swannell discuss their collaboration on a unique photographic project to mark the sitter's 80th birthday.

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
2 July 2015, 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: John Metcalfe

Live Music: John Metcalfe

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
3 July 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Music from the composer’s latest album, The Appearance of Colour.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
3 July 2015, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

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

Guest DJ: Neil Prince

Guest DJ: Neil Prince

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
9 July 2015, 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.

Lecture: Audrey Hepburn: Becoming a Modern Icon

Lecture: Audrey Hepburn: Becoming a Modern Icon

A part of Late Shift
9 July 2015, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Helen Trompeteler, co-curator of Audrey Hepburn discusses the development of her public image.

Live Music: The BRIT School

Live Music: The BRIT School

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
10 July 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Creative responses to the BP Portrait Award 2015 exhibition

Screening: Roman Holiday (1953, U)

Screening: Roman Holiday (1953, U)

A part of Late Shift
10 July 2015, 18:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Fall in love with Audrey in her breakthrough role, for which she won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe. Directed by William Wyler, 118 min. Starring Gregory Peck.

Gallery Talk: Creative Connections: An Introduction

Gallery Talk: Creative Connections: An Introduction

  • Gallery Talk||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
10 July 2015, 19:00
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Photographer Kate Peters introduces her new creative work and response to working with young people in Camden.
Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
10 July 2015, 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.

Lecture: Audrey Hepburn: Assessing an Icon

Lecture: Audrey Hepburn: Assessing an Icon

A part of Late Shift
16 July 2015, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Pamela Church-Gibson looks at Audrey Hepburn's status within the fashion industry, past and present.

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
16 July 2015, 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: Blondel: England be Glad

Live Music: Blondel: England be Glad

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
17 July 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Music for the Tudor Monarchs performed on shawms, bagpipes, recorders and curtails.

Screening: Sabrina (1954, U)

Screening: Sabrina (1954, U)

A part of Late Shift
17 July 2015, 18:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Hepburn earned a second Oscar nomination for her title role in this romantic comedy in which the young heroine is caught between two very different brothers.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
17 July 2015, 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

A part of Late Shift
23 July 2015, 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.

In Conversation: BP Portrait Award Judges

In Conversation: BP Portrait Award Judges

A part of Late Shift
23 July 2015, 19:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Pim Baxter, Deputy Director and Chair of judges, is joined by fellow judges, artist Peter Monkman and Kim Mawhinney (Head of Art for National Museums Northern Ireland), to assess this year’s competition.

Live Music: Juliet Fraser

Live Music: Juliet Fraser

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
24 July 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Fraser presents Morton Feldman’s rarely performed Three Voices.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
24 July 2015, 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.

Lecture: “How Do I Look?” The Mystery of Audrey Hepburn

Lecture: “How Do I Look?” The Mystery of Audrey Hepburn

A part of Late Shift
30 July 2015, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Guardian film critic Peter Bradshaw deconstructs the look and the sound of Audrey Hepburn.

BSL Gallery Tour: Collection

BSL Gallery Tour: Collection

  • Gallery Talk||Late Shift
  • BSL

A part of Late Shift
30 July 2015, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Chisato Minamimura leads a tour of the Collection, picking out highlights along the way. Led in BSL with interpretation into English.
Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
30 July 2015, 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: English Folk Dance and Song Society: Jack Harris

Live Music: English Folk Dance and Song Society: Jack Harris

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
31 July 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Literate, narrative songwriting backed by intricate guitar work.

Life Drawing: Sculpting the Body on Paper

Life Drawing: Sculpting the Body on Paper

A part of Late Shift
31 July 2015, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Artist Gayna Pelham shows you how to ‘sculpt’ on paper, working from a life model and letting the form emerge from darkness or light.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
31 July 2015, 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: Richard Osborne

Guest DJ: Richard Osborne

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
6 August 2015, 18:00
Please check signage on the day for details
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.

Conversation: Queer Perspectives

Conversation: Queer Perspectives

  • Gallery Talk||Late Shift||Lecture

A part of Late Shift
6 August 2015, 19:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Resident Artist Sadie Lee discusses works in the Collection which have a personal resonance.

Live Music: Snowden: Sir Duo

Live Music: Snowden: Sir Duo

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
7 August 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

The award-winning violin and guitar duo present their own transcriptions and compositions.

Screening: Love in the Afternoon (1957, PG)

Screening: Love in the Afternoon (1957, PG)

A part of Late Shift
7 August 2015, 18:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Hepburn stars alongside Gary Cooper and Maurice Chevalier in Billy Wilder’s comedy, for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
7 August 2015, 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.

Exhibition Tour: BP Portrait Award

Exhibition Tour: BP Portrait Award

  • Gallery Talk||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
13 August 2015, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

See this year’s selection of the very best of contemporary portraiture.

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
13 August 2015, 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: English Folk Dance and Song Society: Rosie Hood

Live Music: English Folk Dance and Song Society: Rosie Hood

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
14 August 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

A concert by the young singer and recent BBC Performing Arts Fellow.

Screening: Funny Face (1957, U)

Screening: Funny Face (1957, U)

A part of Late Shift
14 August 2015, 18:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Fred Astaire’s fashion photographer lures Audrey Hepburn’s beatnik bookshop clerk to Paris for a photoshoot, in her first musical role.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
14 August 2015, 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.

Guest DJ: John Sizzle

Guest DJ: John Sizzle

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
20 August 2015, 18:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

‘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.'

Lecture: Abraham Lincoln and the Great Emancipation

Lecture: Abraham Lincoln and the Great Emancipation

  • Late Shift||Lecture

A part of Late Shift
20 August 2015, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Free

To mark Slavery Remembrance Day, Dr Adam Smith reassesses President Abraham Lincoln’s role in the abolition of slavery in America.

Screening: The Nun’s Story (1959, U)

Screening: The Nun’s Story (1959, U)

A part of Late Shift
21 August 2015, 18:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

In this BAFTA Award-winning and Academy and Golden Globe nominated role, Hepburn plays Sister Luke, a young nun facing crisis after crisis of faith.

Live Music: Apple of my Eye

Live Music: Apple of my Eye

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
21 August 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

The folk group sing sweet songs of love, loss and transformation.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
21 August 2015, 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.

BSL Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2015

BSL Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2015

  • Gallery Talk||Late Shift
  • BSL

A part of Late Shift
27 August 2015, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

See this year’s selection of the very best of contemporary portrait painting from around the world. Interpreted into BSL.
Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
27 August 2015, 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: Peter Sheppard Skærved

Live Music: Peter Sheppard Skærved

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
28 August 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

The violinist presents music by Tartini and Olofsson.

Life Drawing: After the Camden Town Group

Life Drawing: After the Camden Town Group

A part of Late Shift
28 August 2015, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £9 (£7 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Working from a life model, and inspired by the artists of the Camden Town Group, explore tone and colour in your drawings.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
28 August 2015, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

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