The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2019 will be on show in The Chainstore at Trinity Buoy Wharf in London from 18 January to 1 February 2020. This will be the first opportunity for the public to see the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2019 exhibition in London since the launch and Awards Announcement on 25 September 2019 prior to its tour to The Salisbury Museum.
The exhibition will be open daily from 11am to 4pm at Trinity Buoy Wharf and is free to see. The exhibition includes 68 drawings by 62 artists and makers, and will be accompanied by a programme of events held in the education space adjacent to the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2019 exhibition in The Chainstore. Group visits may also be arranged.
A number of artists, designers, makers and institutional partners will present events that complement the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2019 exhibition, and that celebrate and explore the role of drawing with the aim of encouraging participation and engagement with drawing by all.
All events are held in The Chainstore at Trinity Buoy Wharf in London, and the programme is outlined below.
On Saturday 18 January from 11am to 4pm there will be a Drawing Session led by designer Jude Maguire to explore making and using sketchbooks. More information and booking via the link here.
On Sunday 19 January and Monday 20 January there will be free drawing workshops and portfolio advice sessions for students applying to art and design programmes with staff from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design at the University of Dundee. More information and booking for the free workshops is available here. More information on the applying for art and deigns courses and portfolio advice sessions are here.
On Tuesday 21 January, exhibiting artist Charmaine Watkiss will lead a Drawing Session on Drawing Memories. More information and how to book via the link here.
On Wednesday 22 January, there will be free life drawing sessions led by the Royal Drawing School. Booking and further information available soon.
On Thursday 23 January, Parker Harris will hold a Professional Development for Artists event. Booking and further information available soon.
On Friday 24 January, there will be a Drawing Session: Drawing for Sculpture led by Andy Bannister, Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2018 Working Drawing Award-winner. More information and how to book here.
On Saturday 25 January, there will be a Drawing Discussion: On Working Drawings, chaired by Anita Taylor. Booking and information available soon.
On Sunday 26 January, exhibiting artists and Working Drawing Awardwinner, Jeanette Barnes, will lead a Drawing Session Sketch Club on Collaborative Cityscape. Booking and more information available here.
On Monday 27 January, we will be exploring Drawing and Stitch. Information available soon.
On Tuesday 28 January, there will be a Drawing Session led by Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2018 exhibiting artist, Fiona Roberts. Booking available soon.
On Wednesday 29 January, the Royal Drawing School will lead Drawing Sessions on Drawing from life, for the general public. Booking and further information available soon.
On Thursday 30 January, Parker Harris will hold a Professional Development for Artists event. Information available soon.
On Friday 31 January, there will be a Directors Talk at 2pm by the Director of the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize, Anita Taylor. Free event, please book here.
On Friday 31 January, there will also be an evening drawing event and reception, as we launch Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2020! This event will be ticketed, more information available soon.
Finally, on Saturday 1 February, there will be a Drawing Discussion chaired by Anita Taylor. More information available soon.
Watch this space for more information - we hope you'll join in, and be inspired by the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2019, and why drawing matters!
A fully illustrated 152pp publication is available, published by Drawing Projects UK. When the exhibition closes in London it will tour to The Gallery at De Montfort University in Leicester from 21 February to 18 April 2020.
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