Archive

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DRAWING MATTERS: Curating and Collecting

Tue 16 June 2020 : 6:00pm – 7:00pm

A panel discussion webinar hosted by The Arts Club for Drawing Circle and Drawing Network members, with Drawing Room Founder-Directors, Mary Doyle and Kate Macfarlane, and Louisa Buck, Contemporary Art Correspondent for The Art Newspaper.

Engagement Project

ROCK PAPER SCISSORS: Amy Barnes

1 June – 31 August 2020

The Summer term of ROCK PAPER SCISSORS was adapted into a postal project, engaging children remotely throughout the pandemic. Amy Barnes devised a series of weekly parcels containing materials and prompts to explore detail, pattern and nature which were sent…

Engagement Project

ROCK PAPER SCISSORS Family Activity Sheets

12 May – 31 July 2020

To download the ROCK PAPER SCISSORS Family Activity Sheets, please click here. To view the ROCK PAPER SCISSORS online exhibition, please click here. Over the pandemic our series of ROCK PAPER SCISSORS activity sheets inspired the making of drawings…

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EVENT POSTPONED - Teachers’ Assembly: drawing, pattern, parade

Thu 7 May 2020 : 4:30pm – 6:30pm

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED

Calling all teachers, artists and educators to our event exploring the possibilities of drawing, costume and performance.

Digital Project

Drawing Unlocked

1 May – 31 July 2020

Our new online project Drawing Unlocked reveals recent drawings made by artists living around the globe, from London, to Lagos, to Lahore, united by the fight against Coronavirus. These artists, all of whom we’ve worked with in recent…

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EVENT CANCELLED - Private Tour of Aubrey Beardsley Exhibition at Tate Britain

Thu 23 April 2020 : 9:00am – 10:00am

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

Drawing Room is pleased to offer Drawing Circle members the opportunity to attend a private tour of the Aubrey Beardsley exhibition at Tate Britain.

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EVENT POSTPONED - Drawing Act I: Labour, Faith, Exhaustion

Thu 2 April 2020 : 6:30pm – 8:30pm

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED

Please join us for an evening to celebrate Drawing Act I – a project led by artist Nicole Morris in collaboration with a group of local women.

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EVENT CANCELLED - Private Tour of David Hockney: Drawing from Life

Wed 1 April 2020 : 9:00am – 10:00am

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

Drawing Room is pleased to offer Drawing Circle members the opportunity to attend a private tour of David Hockney: Drawing from Life at the National Portrait Gallery.

Study Project

Annotations II- Outset Study Commissions

1 – 4 April 2020

Annotations II is a series of artist residencies and commissions for Drawing Room’s Outset Study.  It follows on from the successful Annotations project and continues to provide artists with a period of supported…

Digital Project, Study Project

Annotations II: Jasmine Johnson

9 March – 31 August 2020

Love Jasmine Johnson’s commission for Annotations II continues to explore an ongoing interest in love addiction, this time in relation to physical isolation. Johnson’s drawing residency explores the ordeal of being alone in the context of…

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The Instant: an evening of performance

Tue 25 February 2020 : 6:30pm – 8:30pm

An evening of specially commissioned performance works will activate Donna Huddleston’s exhibition The Exhausted Student.

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Donna Huddleston in conversation with Jennifer Higgie

Tue 18 February 2020 : 6:30pm – 8:00pm

To coincide with her first solo exhibition, The Exhausted Student, the artist will discuss the themes in her work and making of the exhibition with acclaimed writer Jennifer Higgie. This event is taking place in the Drawing Room Library.

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Drawing Lab: Body, Space & Narrative, with Gabriella Boyd

5 – 19 February 2020 : 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Explore ideas surrounding body, space and narrative through a series of drawing workshops led by artist Gabriella Boyd.

Engagement Project

Drawing Act II: Alexis Teplin

27 January – 1 March 2020

A pattern, a performance, a film – this artist-led project invited children from Charlotte Sharman Primary School into the processes behind Alexis Teplin’s practice. Running concurrently with Donna Huddleston’s exhibition, the project explored ideas around costume,…

Engagement Project

Drawing Act I: Nicole Morris

24 January – 27 February 2020

Drawing Act I: Labour, Faith, Exhaustion was a project led by artist Nicole Morris in collaboration with a group of women from The Bridge and Southwark Women’s Space - two centres that support the mental health…

Engagement Project

ROCK PAPER SCISSORS: Jake Garfield

13 January – 16 March 2020

Over the Spring term of ROCK PAPER SCISSORS local primary school children visualised characters, narratives and alternative identities using drawing and experimental printing techniques. The weekly sessions echoed Jake’s ongoing practice which plays with fiction versus reality. Jake…

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Donna Huddleston, The Exhausted Student

28 November 2019 – 1 March 2020