Masterclass: The Time is Always Now

Book your class for a special masterclass day inspired by the exhibition The Time is Always Now: Artists Reframe the Black Figure. This thought-provoking exhibition showcases diverse artists and celebrates the individual and collective experiences within the Black diaspora.

Students will work with a professional artist, delving into themes presented in the exhibition including identity and community. Through hands-on activities and portrait making, participants will explore techniques and approaches used by selected artists in the exhibition.

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Kind of Blue by Claudette Johnson © Claudette Johnson. Courtesy of the artist and Hollybush Gardens, London. Photo: Andy Keate.

Date: Thursday 7 March 2024 | Thursday 14 March 2024 

Event runs: 10.30-14.30

Free (booking required)

Key stages 4 and 5

Each session is for 1 class of up to 25 students to take part. Sessions will take place at the National Portrait Gallery, London.

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