Knowsley Open Art May 3rd

We are once again visiting  Kirkby Gallery which this year is hosting Knowsley Open  Art exhibition.

Artists from all over the region can enter and we have many talents on show.

Arts Exhibition. The Gallery Kirkby

meet at venue for 1.15 pm Friday 3rd May.

Donation of £1.00 upon booking

Please book at U3A  desk Tuesdays

Greenwich and Eltham Palace

A trip has been organised with the Art Appreciation Group to the above from Sunday 28th July until Tuesday 30th July.

We will visit Bletchley Park on the way to London on the 28th July. We will stay in the 4* Double Tree by Hilton Docklands for 2 nights bed and Breakfast

On 29th July we will visit Eltham Palace in the morning  and in the afternoon  , Dulwich Picture Gallery. On 30th July we will visit Greenwich , a World Heritage Site where members can visit various landmarks/buildings.

Cost is £260.00 per person with a £100.00 single supplement charge

Please see George Birchall on Architecture for Fun desk or Maureen Birchall on Art Appreciation desk

Get your Macintosh for April 25th

Do we love Mackintosh?  Yes  we do!

An exhibition of everyone’s Art Nouveau favourite, Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

Walker Art Gallery. 1.15 for 1.30am

Tickets from Ticket Master so please pay upon registering at desk

Entry £7 , no tour available. booking will be closed Feb 25th .

N.B  We are adding on a free visit to Leonardo de Vinci  after the above about 3pm.



April 25th  – Sure to be very popular so book early at desk.

Lee Miller @ Hepworth – Oct 6th

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.

Cost £32

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