Drawing Projects UK Extended Community


Drawing Out The Canal - Simon Woolham - Preview & Performance on 12 October 2019

Join us on Saturday 12 October from 12noon until 3pm for the preview of Drawing Out The Canal by Simon Woolham. As part of the unveiling of the installation in the gallery, Simon will perform and interpret the drawing through a performance with local musicians - saxophonist Nick Sorensen and violinist Joanna Harvey.  Drawing Out the Canal is the outcome of...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Fiona Cassidy on 27 September

Fiona Cassidy & Michael Pennie in conversation at Drawing Projects UK 2017

On Friday 27 September 2019 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be the curator and producer, Fiona Cassidy. Fiona Cassidy’s varied career began with a chemistry degree and has since been peppered with returns to education, including a Fine Art Sculpture degree and an MA in Curatorial Practice from Bath Spa University. Her first ‘proper job’ in 1992 was...

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Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2019 Teachers Preview - 24 September

Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2018 at Trinity Buoy Wharf

The Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2019 Special Preview for Teachers will be held in the Chainstore at Trinity Buoy Wharf in London on Tuesday 24 September, from 5pm to 6.30pm. This free event is intended to provide teachers and lecturers with the opportunity to relax and enjoy the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2019 exhibition before the Launch and...

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Exhibition Preview: Shaped Space - George Meyrick on 31 August

Please join us for the exhibition preview of Shaped Space, a solo exhibition by George Meyrick, on Saturday 31 August from 4pm to 6pm. The exhibition continues until 5 October 2019, and is open Thursday to Saturdays from 10am to 4pm (expect Thursday 3 October), and Sundays from 11am to 1pm. See our Exhibitions page for more details.     

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Makers Talk with Alice Kettle on Saturday 14 September

Join us for our Makers Talk with Alice Kettle on Saturday 14 September at 3pm. Alice Kettle is a contemporary textile artist, writer and lecturer who has recently moved to Somerset. Her works use thread as a drawing tool and as a means to narrate contemporary events. More recently she has used thread and stitch and also to in participatory collaborative projects. Her...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Anita Taylor on 30 August 2019

On Friday 30 August 2019 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club speaker will be artist and educator, Anita Taylor. Anita Taylor is a practicing artist, curator, educator, and writer. She is the founding Director of Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize [1994-present] and Drawing Projects UK [since 2009]. Anita has extensive teaching, research, review and leadership experience in art and design higher education...

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Trowbridge Poetry Stanza: Guest Poets + open-mic on 7 September

On Saturday 7 September, the Trowbridge Poetry Society Stanza is looking forward to welcoming Kathy Pimlott (published by The Emma Press) and David Clarke (published by Flarestack and Nine Arches Press) to read, and there will be an open-mic, so please bring your poems to read too.  The Trowbridge Poetry Society Stanza meets on the first Saturday of each month between...

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Makers Talk with Michael Angove on Saturday 10 August

Join us for our first Makers Talk with designer, Michael Angove, on Saturday 10 August at 3pm. Michael Angove is a British designer who grew up in the Vale of Glamorgan in Wales. He spent his early years in the quintessentially, coastal town of Barry. It's Victorian gardens, fallow grounds, derelict buildings and sprawling docklands are all icons of tired beach...

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Girl Friday Breakfast Club with Paula Orrell on 26 July 2019

Paula Orrell

On Friday 26 July 2019 our Girl Friday Breakfast Club guest speaker will be Paula Orrell, curator and Network Manager of Visual Arts South West. Paula is a curator with diverse experience across New Zealand, Europe, China and the UK. For the past 17 years, she has championed and created new roles for the visual arts. Paula studied sculpture at Sheffield...

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