Contemporary Art London for 16 to 18 Year Olds (Weekend)

Contemporary Art London for 16 -18 year olds (weekend) will allow you an insider's view of the London art world. You will visit the best of London's art galleries and museums, and follow hidden art trails that may include public art, artists studios, alternative art spaces and unusual one-off events...

Taught by: Beckie Leach.

Description

Contemporary Art London for 16 -18 year olds (weekend) will allow you an insider's view of the London art world. You will visit the best of London's art galleries and museums, and follow hidden art trails that may include public art, artists studios, alternative art spaces and unusual one-off events.

This course is open to everyone and is specifically designed to provide inspiration for aspiring artists, designers, curators, art theorists and writers.

The aim of this course is to create a research journal inspired by your experience in London, that can be used to support an application for further study. 



Tutor information

Beckie Leach is a native Londoner and an active participant in the London art world, she is uniquely placed to show you the hidden secrets of London's art scene. Beckie is a practising sculptor, art theorist and storyteller. She is a member of POST Artists, a group of artists who make site specific, and often temporary artworks, in response to place. Beckie has studied Fine Art and Art History at the University of the Arts, Nottingham Trent University and the Open University. Beckie is an experienced further education art teacher, having taught in the UK and Internationally.

Materials

Please bring with you to the first session:

  • Sketchbook
  • A selection of pens and pencils
  • Something coloured - pencils, crayons, felt-tips (whatever you enjoy using)
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Rubber
  • Pritt stick
  • Scissors (small paper scissors - not sharp ones, just for paper)
  • Travel/Oyster Card
  • A digital camera for recording research is always useful
  • A good pair of comfortable shoes as there will be plenty of visits and walking involved

Please note that you will be carrying everything around galleries so it is best not to bring anything to big or heavy

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
18/03/2017 - 19/03/2017Saturday and Sunday10:00 - 16:002 Days£295Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket