Michael Hastings(1938-2011), Playwright
Sitter in 4 portraits
Hastings won acclaim when his first play Don't Destroy Me (1956) was performed at the New Lindsey Club whilst still a teenager. Other plays include The World's Baby (1962) and Lee Harvey Oswald (1966). Also a writer of novels, non-fiction, poetry and screenplays including the Oscar nominated Tom & Viv (1994).
Develop your art skills
Discover our BP Next Generation short films made by artists. Follow step by step guides in drawing and painting techniques.
Hold Still photography workshop
Reflect on your own experiences of lockdown through this easy-to-do from home, photographic exercise.
Draw Like a Renaissance Master
Revisit The Encounter exhibition and learn about Renaissance and Baroque drawing methods and materials.