Archive

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Drawing Research Forum - Autumn 2020 Session

Fri 6 November 2020 : 2:00pm – 3:30pm

This online session of presentations and discussions, selected from an open call, examines recent research and critical issues around contemporary drawing.

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Beyond The Visible - Hilma af Klint Q&A with Drawing Room

Thu 29 October 2020 : 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Along with Modern Films, Drawing Room is co-hosting a virtual Q&A chaired by Not Without My Ghosts curator Marco Pasi to celebrate the release of a new film about the life and work of Spiritualist artist Hilma af Klint.

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Magician Born of Nature: the Life and Work of Ithell Colquhoun

Tue 13 October 2020 : 6:30pm – 8:00pm

Writer and researcher Dr. Richard Shillitoe discusses the life and work of British artist, writer and occultist Ithell Colquhoun. As the talk sets out to show, she took her inspiration from the spiritual world as much as she did from the natural world, making extensive use of automatic drawing and painting methods as well as the contents of her dreams.

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Teachers’ Assembly: drawing, pattern, parade

Thu 8 October 2020 : 4:00pm – 5:30pm

We invite teachers, artists and educators to an interactive Zoom workshop led by artist Alexis Teplin.

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The Unseen & The Ghostly: Female Legacies of Spiritualism & Surrealism

Thu 1 October 2020 : 6:30pm – 8:00pm

Not Without My Ghosts curator Simon Grant leads an online panel discussion with art historian and expert on Surrealism, Professor Dawn Ades; exhibition artist Olivia Plender; and curator and archivist at the College of Psychic Studies, Vivienne Roberts.

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Online Artist Studio Talk and Tour with Ann Churchill

Tue 22 September 2020 : 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Drawing Room is pleased to invite Drawing Circle, Network members and special guests to an online artist studio talk and tour with Ann Churchill.

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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.

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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.

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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.