Opportunity: Dulwich Picture Gallery Portfolio Workshops for Pre Art School-ers

Here are details of some visual arts workshops at Dulwich Picture Gallery, which look like a great opportunity to work with professionals to get some tips if you’re thinking of applying for art school. These workshops are for 15 – 18 year olds, but they also run different activities for all ages. Check their website for more details.

Project Name: Evening Art School

Company/Organisation Name: Dulwich Picture Gallery

For Age Group: 15 – 18yrs

Art Form: Visual Art

Level of Experience Required: For people thinking of applying to art college

Project Description/Aims: An excellent opportunity to extend your portfolio in a relaxed, sociable environment. Try out new techniques and media to expand your artistic vocabulary.

Project Dates and Times: 


Sun 8 Jan 10.30am – 4pm

Sun 12 Feb 10.30am – 4pm

Intensive one-day course tailored to meet the needs of students preparing for art college interviews. Each day will include: drawing from the life model, exploration of a wide range of drawing media, advice on your portfolio, including content presentation and guidance with college applications.

With professional artist and tutor at CCW-University of the Arts London Valerie McBride

£40 per day, Lunch is not included


Five Tuesdays from 10 January – 7 February 4.30pm – 6pm

Build your portfolio with experimental drawings from life. As the model strikes a variety of expressive poses, explore different materials, techniques and expressive ways of creating form

With artist Benjamin Senior


Cost to Participants:

One Day Portfolio Preparation Workshop: Life Drawing £40 per day

Experimental Life Drawing £60

How to sign up/apply: Booking is essential. Call 020 8299 8732 or make an enquiry at the weblink below

Website: http://www.dulwichpicturegallery.org.uk/education/public_courses/courses_for_young_people/15-18_years_evening_art_school.aspx

Twitter: @DulwichGallery

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