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Private tour – Leighton House Museum
Leighton House Museum is the former home of the Victorian artist Frederic, Lord Leighton (1830-1896). The only purpose-built studio-house open to the public in the United Kingdom, it is one of the most remarkable buildings of the nineteenth century, built as a “private palace of art”.
Private View of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition
Patrons are invited to an exclusive tour of exhibition highlights with Annabel Elton, Head of Commissions.
You’ll see portraiture in all its guises; from its most public manifestation to its most intimate – all of it distinguished by excellence. It’s where serious portrait painters want to exhibit. Join us for the Private View and mee the artists and their sitters in person
Private View of the New English Art Club Annual Exhibition
The New English is a vibrant and diverse group of widely admired visual artists whose highly collectable work is based principally upon direct observation of nature and the human figure. Join us for the Private View and meet the artists in person
Charleston is a unique museum preserving the home of artists Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant. Charleston today promotes the legacy of the Bloomsbury group, which included Virginia Woolf, John Maynard Keynes and E.M.Forster. We will travel from London, have lunch locally in Berwick then visit the house outside public opening hours and have time to explore the beautiful gardens.
An Introduction to the history of the magnificent 18th century building from Tudor intrigue to Georgian enlightenment, visiting the Lightwells (an atmospheric area used in many films and TV programmes), the Deadhouse, graceful staircases and the fabulous Edmund J Safra Fountain Court.
Ken Howard OBE RA NEAC Hon RBA FROI invites you to visit his London studio where he will talk about his fascinating life, technique and influences. You will be able to explore and look at the many paintings on view in his studio, followed by an opportunity to chat to Ken and ask questions. You will also be able to meet some of the participants of the Mall Galleries ‘In the Studio” project run by Elli Koumousi, Head of Education and Cultural Strategy. This project brings together young artists from diverse backgrounds; some formally trained, others self-taught; some already working in the arts, and others pursuing very different career paths.
Patrons and up to four guests are invited to join us for our wonderfully festive annual party which this year takes place during the Royal Institute of Oil Painters Annual Exhibition. There will be food, music, entertainment, activities and art!
Join us for a rare opportunity to see this exciting new exhibition without the crowds before the National Gallery is open to the public.The first ever exhibition devoted to the portraits of Paul Gauguin. Spanning the later years of his life and focusing solely on his portraits, this exhibition follows Gauguin’s move away from Impressionism towards Symbolism.