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In Conversation: BP Portrait Award 2014: The Judges

In Conversation: BP Portrait Award 2014: The Judges

A part of Late Shift
10 July 2014, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £6 (£5 concessions, Gallery Supporters and members) Bookings online or visit the Gallery in person.

The Gallery’s Contemporary Curator, Sarah Howgate and judges Dr Alexander Sturgis, Director of the Holburne Museum, Bath and artist Jonathan Yeo assess this year’s competition.

Guest DJ: John Sizzle

Guest DJ: John Sizzle

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
10 July 2014, 18:00-20:45
Main Hall
Free

DJ John Sizzle plays an eclectic mix of pop, dance and electronic music, combined with the retro sounds of 60s soul, show tunes, disco and even prog rock.

Live Music: Bethany Weimers

Live Music: Bethany Weimers

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
11 July 2014, 18:30
Room 5
Free
Stunning vocals and haunting songs. Atmospheric alt-folk from critically acclaimed Oxford-based artist Bethany Weimer.

Drop-in Drawing: Composition

Drop-in Drawing: Composition

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
11 July 2014, 18:30-20:30
Room 14
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

In Conversation: An Appetite for Bloomsbury

In Conversation: An Appetite for Bloomsbury

A part of Late Shift
17 July 2014, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £6 (£5 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.
The Virginia Woolf: Art Life and Vision Adult Learning Programme is made possible in loving memory of Rosemary Evison.

Writers Jans Ondaatje Rolls (The Bloomsbury Cookbook) and Stewart MacKay (The Angel of Charleston: Grace Higgens, Housekeeper to the Bloomsbury Group) discuss what the Bloomsbury Group ate, who they dined with, and who prepared their food. Moderated by writer and journalist, Rachel Cooke.

Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2014

Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2014

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
17 July 2014, 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 in the BP Portrait Award 2014 led by exhibiting artist, Robert O'Brien.

Resident DJ: Edward Otchere

Resident DJ: Edward Otchere

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
17 July 2014, 18:00-20:45
Main Hall
Free

Every fortnight, our resident DJ Edward Otchere creates a carefully crafted themed soundscape. He plays a strictly vinyl set, drawing from his huge collection. He’s passionate about sourcing pressings from all over the world, to find the best examples of the rich sonic qualities of analogue recordings.

Live Music: Tessitori

Live Music: Tessitori

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
18 July 2014, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Viola (Isabel Pereira) and Guitar (Joao Loureiro) as kindred spirits, weave together a programme of charm and elegance presenting works by Schubert, Vivaldi and Albeniz.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
18 July 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Lecture: Creative Connections: Capturing Ealing Studios

Lecture: Creative Connections: Capturing Ealing Studios

  • Late Shift||Lecture

A part of Late Shift
24 July 2014, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Free

Nigel Arthur, Stills Curator at BFI National Archive, presents a history of Ealing Studios, Britain's longest running film and television studio, through film clippings and archive photographs.

Guest DJ: Tim Redfern aka Timberlina

Guest DJ: Tim Redfern aka Timberlina

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
24 July 2014, 18:00-20:45
Main Hall
Free

DJ Timberlina plays 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.

Live Music: Anciennes et Modernes: A Sinfony for a King

Live Music: Anciennes et Modernes: A Sinfony for a King

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
25 July 2014, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

18th century sonatas for violins, cello and harpsichord by royal musicians of the Georgian era.

Life Drawing: Representing Light in Drawings

Life Drawing: Representing Light in Drawings

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
25 July 2014, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Advance tickets are now sold out.
A limited number of tickets will be available in the Gallery from 18.00 on the day.

A special artist-led life drawing class. All materials provided by Cass Art.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
25 July 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Lecture: When Are Words Not Enough?: Virginia Woolf and Roger Fry

Lecture: When Are Words Not Enough?: Virginia Woolf and Roger Fry

A part of Late Shift
31 July 2014, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £6 (£5 concessions, Gallery Supporters and members) Bookings online or visit the Gallery in person.
The Virginia Woolf: Art Life and Vision Adult Learning Programme is made possible in loving memory of Rosemary Evison.

Frances Spalding, curator of Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision, looks at the influence of painting on Virginia Woolf’s thinking about the novel, and also at the importance of her association with Roger Fry.

Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2014

Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2014

A part of Late Shift
31 July 2014, 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 in the BP Portrait Award 2014 led by exhibiting artist, Ben Ashton.

Resident DJ: Edward Otchere

Resident DJ: Edward Otchere

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
31 July 2014, 18:00-20:45
Main Hall
Free

Every fortnight, our resident DJ Edward Otchere creates a carefully crafted themed soundscape. He plays a strictly vinyl set, drawing from his huge collection. He’s passionate about sourcing pressings from all over the world, to find the best examples of the rich sonic qualities of analogue recordings.

Live Music: Balagan Cafe Band

Live Music: Balagan Cafe Band

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
1 August 2014, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free
Three creative improvisers create a tapestry of styles and sounds, encompassing music from Django Reinhardt, North Africa and the middle ages.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
1 August 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Guest DJ: Neil Prince

Guest DJ: Neil Prince

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
7 August 2014, 18:00-20:45
Main Hall
Free

DJ Neil Prince provides an eclectic mix of chilled-out pop and Balearic with a pinch of 60s soul. He takes inspiration from themes running through the Gallery’s temporary exhibitions to create his sets.

Live Music: Creative Connections: Blues Sans Frontieres

Live Music: Creative Connections: Blues Sans Frontieres

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
8 August 2014, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Ealing born Brit-Blues exponent Robert Hokum joins forces with Asian sitar player Mehboob Nadeem, Jamaican percussionist Sam Kelly and top session percussionist Paul Clarvis to produce a unique global take on the Blues.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
8 August 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Screening Looking for Light: Jane Bown

Screening Looking for Light: Jane Bown

  • Late Shift||Lecture

A part of Late Shift
14 August 2014, 18:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre

A revealing portrait of Jane Bown, legendary Observer photographer, emerges through conversation, anecdote and candid reflection. (dir Luke Dodd and Michael Whyte, UK 2014, 90 mins). Followed by Q&A with directors Luke Dodd and Michael Whyte.

Resident DJ: Edward Otchere

Resident DJ: Edward Otchere

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
14 August 2014, 18:00-20:45
Main Hall
Free

Every fortnight, our resident DJ Edward Otchere creates a carefully crafted themed soundscape. He plays a strictly vinyl set, drawing from his huge collection. He’s passionate about sourcing pressings from all over the world, to find the best examples of the rich sonic qualities of analogue recordings.

Live Music: Creative Connections: Glorious Fools

Live Music: Creative Connections: Glorious Fools

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
15 August 2014, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Long standing stalwarts of the Ealing music scene, Doug Melbourne and Nigel Appleton present imaginative re-workings of songs by the iconic British singer and songwriter John Martyn.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
15 August 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Lecture: ‘Absolutely Divine’: Virginia Woolf and Charleston

Lecture: ‘Absolutely Divine’: Virginia Woolf and Charleston

A part of Late Shift
21 August 2014, 19:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £6 (£5 concessions, Gallery Supporters and members) Bookings online or visit the Gallery in person.
The Virginia Woolf: Art Life and Vision Adult Learning Programme is made possible in loving memory of Rosemary Evison.

Dr Darren Clarke, Head of Curatorial Services for the Charleston Trust, explores the lives and work of Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant at Charleston and Woolf’s responses to it.

Guest DJ: Sadie Lee

Guest DJ: Sadie Lee

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
21 August 2014, 18:00-20:45
Main Hall
Free

Sadie Lee plays a mixed-up mish mash of cherished classics, poignant pop, quirky covers and foreign language lounge.

Live Music: Quiet Nights: The Music of Antonio Carlos Jobim

Live Music: Quiet Nights: The Music of Antonio Carlos Jobim

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
22 August 2014, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Tom Gamble leads a dynamic ensemble through the cool, romantic and melancholic sound world of the Brazilian composer and Bossa Nova pioneer.

Dramatised Reading: A Room of One’s Own

Dramatised Reading: A Room of One’s Own

  • Late Shift||Lecture

A part of Late Shift
22 August 2014, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Sold out

Members of the Virginia Woolf Society of Great Britain should apply through the Society.

Dame Eileen Atkins gives a dramatised reading of Virginia Woolf’s A Room of One’s Own, adapted by Patrick Garland, a performance which has been acclaimed in London, New York, Washington and other cities.

Presented in partnership with the Virginia Woolf Society of Great Britain.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
22 August 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Gallery Tour: Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision

Gallery Tour: Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision

A part of Late Shift
28 August 2014, 19:00
Meet in the Main Hall
Free tour ticket required, available from 18.00 on the day. Exhibition ticket must be purchased.
The Virginia Woolf: Art Life and VisionAdult Learning Programme is made possible in loving memory of Rosemary Evison.

Learn more about the life and work of Virginia Woolf in this tour led by John Wilson in BSL with interpretation into English.

Resident DJ: Edward Otchere

Resident DJ: Edward Otchere

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
28 August 2014, 18:00-20:45
Main Hall
Free

Every fortnight, our resident DJ Edward Otchere creates a carefully crafted themed soundscape. He plays a strictly vinyl set, drawing from his huge collection. He’s passionate about sourcing pressings from all over the world, to find the best examples of the rich sonic qualities of analogue recordings.

Live Music Towma

Live Music Towma

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
29 August 2014, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

A driving, melodic alchemy of vocal harmonies and intricate musical details from this triumvirate of piano-driven pop.

Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
29 August 2014, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Take inspiration from the portraits and sketch in the Gallery.

Life Drawing

Life Drawing

  • Late Shift||Workshop

A part of Late Shift
29 August 2014, 18:30-20:30
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Advance tickets are now sold out.
A limited number of tickets will be available in the Gallery from 18.00 on the day.

Get inspired and practice your drawing in this artist-led monthly life drawing class.

Gallery Talk: Creative Connections: Creativity, Vision, Endeavour

Gallery Talk: Creative Connections: Creativity, Vision, Endeavour

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
11 September 2014, 19:30-20:00
Room 37
Free

Artist Eelyn Lee takes a final tour of the Creative Connections display, as we celebrate the aspects of creativity, vision and endeavour which have been key

Projection: Creative Connections: Instagram Challenge Competition

Projection: Creative Connections: Instagram Challenge Competition

  • Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
11 September 2014, 18:00-20:50
Ondaatje Wing Main Hall
Free

Join us for a celebration of this year’s Creative Connections project and the borough of Ealing as we project images from our series of Instagram Challenges competitions in the Ondaatje Wing Main Hall.