We have a coach to the Hepworth Gallery, Wakefield on Saturday Oct. 6th
Lee Miller had photographed her many friends in the art world of the 19th century such as Picasso ,Henry Moore and Man Ray. She is an American by birth but has spent many years in Britain.
She was a war correspondent, spending some of the war years in Egypt. After the war she was a fashion photograper for Vogue.
We will see in this wonderfully exhibition a complete memoir of her eclectic life.
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Private talk by Simon Ryder
We have been kindly offered a private talk by Tina from Kirkby Gallery for the launch of Book Art by Simon Ryder.
Monday a.m. December 3rd
book at desk Tuesdays
November 7th we are visiting IWM Salford
The Poppies are on display
The war art work is by John Singer Sargent and Paul Nash to name a few,
Coach from Mag Sq 9.am – £12
return around 5 pm
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