This photograph and a similar version are said to have been the inspiration for the painting entitled ‘Le Baiser’ by the Belgian Surrealist Rene Magritte.
Published in London Bulletin, June 1940.
We are coaching to Wakefield for a tour of
Lee Miller and surrealism in Britain.
Sat Oct. 6th 8.45 am from Maghull Square. Cost includes return
coach fare £20
entry to exhibition £12 inc £1.00 driver tip. Total £32
Lunch avaliable in cafe on site ,NOT included.
Booking at desk asap Tuesdays please
Hi all, it’s that time again, I can’t believe it’s come along so fast!
The last exhibition for the John Moores Painting Prize at the Walker Art Gallery two years ago was guided expertly by Simon who has once again agreed to do a tour for us.
It’s great to have friends in high places.
Thursday 28th September… at venue 1.15 for 1.30 PM tour
ps. Surprise, Surprise! I like this years winner, now there’s a first.
Booking at desk essential.
We are fortunate to have many aspiring artists in our area.
On Saturday 1st September 2018, we visit
Five at the Kirkby Gallery.
This is the last opportunity to view this one off exhibition.
Meet at the venue 10.15 am for 10.30.am viewing.
Tina has very kindly offered to come in on her day off, she hopes to have some of the artists attending for added interest.
So,so special, only for our group.
We are so fortunate to have her.
She is such a treasure,.
Book at desk on Tuesdays
Lady Lever Art Gallery
Tour of Whistler & Pennell sketches
Friday Aug. 17 th. @ 2pm. for tour,
earlier for lunch in cafe
Booking is essential !
we have a revised date Wednesday 11th July.
Visit to Museum of Liverpool for the Double Fantasy Exhibition .
Focusing on the life and works of John Lennon & Yoko Ono. Handwritten lyrics by John on show, of some of his most famous songs
We have a guided tour booked for 1.30 pm / arrive 1.15 pm please.
Booking is essential at desk Tuesday
PS at Pierhead Museum
Stockport Hat Museum Wednesday 20th
Amazing titfers plus machinery to boot. So what’s not to like?
Stockport Hat Museum
Lunch at Art Deco Plaza cafe NOT included.. selection of Soup/ sandwiches
Visiting Air Raid Shelters PM
for coach plus entry for both venues inc tea/coffee / biscuits on arrival.
Maghull Sq 8.30 am. booking required at desk Tuesdays.
P.S ladies hats are de rigueur in the day.
N.B THIS TRIP IS FULL
Tour of Egyptian Book of The Dead
Victoria Gallery – March 21st
Are you entitled to eternity?
plus interactive gallery tour.
Meet at venue 1.15 for 1.30 start
Or 12 noon at cafe
April is Approaching Thunder, NOT literally I hope.
1940’s British prints and drawings from The HEPWORTH GALLERY WAKEFIELD
free visit , donations always welcome
Tina is doing a talk/tour of this little gem of a gallery so close to home
meet 1.15 at gallery . names must be given at desk Tuesday
Kirkby has doubled booked us, so we are booking another date
Monday 23rd 1.15 pm
Durham trip 27th/29th May 2018
Two nights Marriott Hotel DBB. £220 inc sharing
Cost of all visits included: Castle., Cathedral, Mining Gallery, Beamish.
Booking essential at Art App. Tuesdays am.
Few places left.
Harris Gallery Open Exhibition Is amazingly varied ,contentious and totally eclectic. A must see to start our New Years viewings of local gems.
Saturday January 13th
Due to rail works above weekend.
A bus will be available . Please check with Mag St to get times
Meet at Ormskirk 10.30 am for 10,40 on to Preston.
Best to buy ticket to Preston at Maghull stating you want to your ticket to start from Ormskirk.
you can do this in advance to save time on the day
No fee , no tour, just a wander around three large rooms and be amazed.
small cafe on site
Contact Maureen to reserve place