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Oct
23
Fri
Susie Breen: Where We Meet @ Highgate Gallery
Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Susie Breen, I Am Change II

The title of this show – Where We Meet – has now taken on a new and special significance as a result of the pandemic.  The importance of human interaction has been keenly felt and the essential qualities of humanity have been reappraised.

Such encounters and emotional connections are a core preoccupation in Susie Breen’s practice, an artist who captures her subjects with clarity and a raw, visceral compassion.

Drawing is the discipline that underpins her work.  Combining close observation with experimentation, she explores themes of personal presence, interdependence, memory and identity.  Always evocative, sensual and dynamic, her work ranges from intimate charcoal and pastel drawings to light hearted line drawings and from the text based to the abstract.  She brings empathy and humour to her work in a distinctive and compelling way that connects powerfully with the viewer.

Her drawings not only capture the likeness of her subjects, but go beneath the surface to reveal expressions of inner life, giving them a psychological presence.  Exaggerations of scale and form serve to enhance status and change perceptions: life size images of remembered childhood characters look viewers in the eye, larger than life crows are portrayed with rank and character, and enormous babies appear as harbingers of change.

Highgate Gallery is delighted that Susie will be drawing on site throughout the exhibition run. Visitors will be encouraged to come and discuss her work, to share their own stories, or perhaps to sit for her, actively participating in the creation of new work!  (Social distancing measures will be in place at all times.)

About the artist: Susie Breen has enjoyed a multifaceted visual career as designer, media producer and artist – she sees little differentiation between roles – believing them all “water from the same creative well”.

She has exhibited in London and Dublin.  She has taught Design and Observational Drawing to undergraduates and adults.

Highgate Gallery open Tuesday-Friday 1-5pm, Saturday 11am-4pm, Sunday 11am-5pm; closed Mondays.  Exhibition continues until 29 Oct.

Oct
24
Sat
Susie Breen: Where We Meet. @ Highgate Gallery
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Susie Breen - I Am Change II
Susie Breen, I Am Change II

The title of this show – Where We Meet – has now taken on a new and special significance as a result of the pandemic.  The importance of human interaction has been keenly felt and the essential qualities of humanity have been reappraised.

Such encounters and emotional connections are a core preoccupation in Susie Breen’s practice, an artist who captures her subjects with clarity and a raw, visceral compassion.

Drawing is the discipline that underpins her work.  Combining close observation with experimentation, she explores themes of personal presence, interdependence, memory and identity.  Always evocative, sensual and dynamic, her work ranges from intimate charcoal and pastel drawings to light hearted line drawings and from the text based to the abstract.  She brings empathy and humour to her work in a distinctive and compelling way that connects powerfully with the viewer.

Her drawings not only capture the likeness of her subjects, but go beneath the surface to reveal expressions of inner life, giving them a psychological presence.  Exaggerations of scale and form serve to enhance status and change perceptions: life size images of remembered childhood characters look viewers in the eye, larger than life crows are portrayed with rank and character, and enormous babies appear as harbingers of change.

Highgate Gallery is delighted that Susie will be drawing on site throughout the exhibition run. Visitors will be encouraged to come and discuss her work, to share their own stories, or perhaps to sit for her, actively participating in the creation of new work!  (Social distancing measures will be in place at all times.)

About the artist: Susie Breen has enjoyed a multifaceted visual career as designer, media producer and artist – she sees little differentiation between roles – believing them all “water from the same creative well”.

She has exhibited in London and Dublin.  She has taught Design and Observational Drawing to undergraduates and adults.

Highgate Gallery open Tuesday-Friday 1-5pm, Saturday 11am-4pm, Sunday 11am-5pm; closed Mondays.  Exhibition continues until 29 Oct.

Oct
25
Sun
Susie Breen: Where We Meet @ Highgate Gallery
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Susie Breen - I Am Change II
Susie Breen, I Am Change II

The title of this show – Where We Meet – has now taken on a new and special significance as a result of the pandemic.  The importance of human interaction has been keenly felt and the essential qualities of humanity have been reappraised.

Such encounters and emotional connections are a core preoccupation in Susie Breen’s practice, an artist who captures her subjects with clarity and a raw, visceral compassion.

Drawing is the discipline that underpins her work.  Combining close observation with experimentation, she explores themes of personal presence, interdependence, memory and identity.  Always evocative, sensual and dynamic, her work ranges from intimate charcoal and pastel drawings to light hearted line drawings and from the text based to the abstract.  She brings empathy and humour to her work in a distinctive and compelling way that connects powerfully with the viewer.

Her drawings not only capture the likeness of her subjects, but go beneath the surface to reveal expressions of inner life, giving them a psychological presence.  Exaggerations of scale and form serve to enhance status and change perceptions: life size images of remembered childhood characters look viewers in the eye, larger than life crows are portrayed with rank and character, and enormous babies appear as harbingers of change.

Highgate Gallery is delighted that Susie will be drawing on site throughout the exhibition run. Visitors will be encouraged to come and discuss her work, to share their own stories, or perhaps to sit for her, actively participating in the creation of new work!  (Social distancing measures will be in place at all times.)

About the artist: Susie Breen has enjoyed a multifaceted visual career as designer, media producer and artist – she sees little differentiation between roles – believing them all “water from the same creative well”.

She has exhibited in London and Dublin.  She has taught Design and Observational Drawing to undergraduates and adults.

Highgate Gallery open Tuesday-Friday 1-5pm, Saturday 11am-4pm, Sunday 11am-5pm; closed Mondays.  Exhibition continues until 29 Oct.

⏱FAST ART: Matisse – Seascape / Garden; Adults, FREE @ Zoom Online
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm


 

MATERIALS
– Plain paper A4, 2-3 sheets, eg junk mail with one plain side
– Colour magazines, newspapers, wrapping paper scraps (NOT foil based), coloured craft paper
– PVA glue or Pritt Stick
– Scissors/Safety Scissors
– Black Sharpie Pen/Marker Pen/Felt Tips
PLEASE NOTE: Requires use of scissors. Children should be supervised at home.

BOOK DIRECT on Meetup link http://meetu.ps/e/Jqhs8/JFhjn/a
OR by email for Zoom link to sujan.nandanwar@gmail.com.

Follow Community Crafternoons: https://instagram.com/communitycrafternoons
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Community Crafternoons, Craft for Wellbeing, Art for All.

 

One to One Interview @ On Zoom
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Oct
27
Tue
Susie Breen: Where We Meet @ Highgate Gallery
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Susie Breen, I Am Change II

The title of this show – Where We Meet – has now taken on a new and special significance as a result of the pandemic.  The importance of human interaction has been keenly felt and the essential qualities of humanity have been reappraised.

Such encounters and emotional connections are a core preoccupation in Susie Breen’s practice, an artist who captures her subjects with clarity and a raw, visceral compassion.

Drawing is the discipline that underpins her work.  Combining close observation with experimentation, she explores themes of personal presence, interdependence, memory and identity.  Always evocative, sensual and dynamic, her work ranges from intimate charcoal and pastel drawings to light hearted line drawings and from the text based to the abstract.  She brings empathy and humour to her work in a distinctive and compelling way that connects powerfully with the viewer.

Her drawings not only capture the likeness of her subjects, but go beneath the surface to reveal expressions of inner life, giving them a psychological presence.  Exaggerations of scale and form serve to enhance status and change perceptions: life size images of remembered childhood characters look viewers in the eye, larger than life crows are portrayed with rank and character, and enormous babies appear as harbingers of change.

Highgate Gallery is delighted that Susie will be drawing on site throughout the exhibition run. Visitors will be encouraged to come and discuss her work, to share their own stories, or perhaps to sit for her, actively participating in the creation of new work!  (Social distancing measures will be in place at all times.)

About the artist: Susie Breen has enjoyed a multifaceted visual career as designer, media producer and artist – she sees little differentiation between roles – believing them all “water from the same creative well”.

She has exhibited in London and Dublin.  She has taught Design and Observational Drawing to undergraduates and adults.

Highgate Gallery open Tuesday-Friday 1-5pm, Saturday 11am-4pm, Sunday 11am-5pm; closed Mondays.  Exhibition continues until 29 Oct.

Jews at the London Opera @ On Zoom
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Oct
28
Wed
Susie Breen: Where We Meet @ Highgate Gallery
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Susie Breen, I Am Change II

The title of this show – Where We Meet – has now taken on a new and special significance as a result of the pandemic.  The importance of human interaction has been keenly felt and the essential qualities of humanity have been reappraised.

Such encounters and emotional connections are a core preoccupation in Susie Breen’s practice, an artist who captures her subjects with clarity and a raw, visceral compassion.

Drawing is the discipline that underpins her work.  Combining close observation with experimentation, she explores themes of personal presence, interdependence, memory and identity.  Always evocative, sensual and dynamic, her work ranges from intimate charcoal and pastel drawings to light hearted line drawings and from the text based to the abstract.  She brings empathy and humour to her work in a distinctive and compelling way that connects powerfully with the viewer.

Her drawings not only capture the likeness of her subjects, but go beneath the surface to reveal expressions of inner life, giving them a psychological presence.  Exaggerations of scale and form serve to enhance status and change perceptions: life size images of remembered childhood characters look viewers in the eye, larger than life crows are portrayed with rank and character, and enormous babies appear as harbingers of change.

Highgate Gallery is delighted that Susie will be drawing on site throughout the exhibition run. Visitors will be encouraged to come and discuss her work, to share their own stories, or perhaps to sit for her, actively participating in the creation of new work!  (Social distancing measures will be in place at all times.)

About the artist: Susie Breen has enjoyed a multifaceted visual career as designer, media producer and artist – she sees little differentiation between roles – believing them all “water from the same creative well”.

She has exhibited in London and Dublin.  She has taught Design and Observational Drawing to undergraduates and adults.

Highgate Gallery open Tuesday-Friday 1-5pm, Saturday 11am-4pm, Sunday 11am-5pm; closed Mondays.  Exhibition continues until 29 Oct.

Oct
29
Thu
Susie Breen: Where We Meet @ Highgate Gallery
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Susie Breen, I Am Change II

The title of this show – Where We Meet – has now taken on a new and special significance as a result of the pandemic.  The importance of human interaction has been keenly felt and the essential qualities of humanity have been reappraised.

Such encounters and emotional connections are a core preoccupation in Susie Breen’s practice, an artist who captures her subjects with clarity and a raw, visceral compassion.

Drawing is the discipline that underpins her work.  Combining close observation with experimentation, she explores themes of personal presence, interdependence, memory and identity.  Always evocative, sensual and dynamic, her work ranges from intimate charcoal and pastel drawings to light hearted line drawings and from the text based to the abstract.  She brings empathy and humour to her work in a distinctive and compelling way that connects powerfully with the viewer.

Her drawings not only capture the likeness of her subjects, but go beneath the surface to reveal expressions of inner life, giving them a psychological presence.  Exaggerations of scale and form serve to enhance status and change perceptions: life size images of remembered childhood characters look viewers in the eye, larger than life crows are portrayed with rank and character, and enormous babies appear as harbingers of change.

Highgate Gallery is delighted that Susie will be drawing on site throughout the exhibition run. Visitors will be encouraged to come and discuss her work, to share their own stories, or perhaps to sit for her, actively participating in the creation of new work!  (Social distancing measures will be in place at all times.)

About the artist: Susie Breen has enjoyed a multifaceted visual career as designer, media producer and artist – she sees little differentiation between roles – believing them all “water from the same creative well”.

She has exhibited in London and Dublin.  She has taught Design and Observational Drawing to undergraduates and adults.

Highgate Gallery open Tuesday-Friday 1-5pm, Saturday 11am-4pm, Sunday 11am-5pm; closed Mondays.  Exhibition continues until 29 Oct.

Nov
3
Tue
Britain’s History in age of Brexit @ On Zoom
Nov 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Nov
10
Tue
Exhibition – Rachael Weitzman @ HLSI
Nov 10 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Artemisia Gentileschi @ On Zoom
Nov 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Nov
11
Wed
Exhibition – Rachael Weitzman @ HLSI
Nov 11 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 11 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Nov
12
Thu
Exhibition – Rachael Weitzman @ HLSI
Nov 12 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 12 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Nicotine Addiction – Talk @ HLSI
Nov 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Nov
13
Fri
Exhibition – Rachael Weitzman @ HLSI
Nov 13 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 13 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Nov
14
Sat
Exhibition – Rachael Weitzman @ HLSI
Nov 14 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 14 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Nov
15
Sun
Exhibition – Rachael Weitzman @ HLSI
Nov 15 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 15 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Nov
16
Mon
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 16 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Nov
17
Tue
Exhibition – Rachael Weitzman @ HLSI
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Laura Cumming: On Chapel Sands @ On Zoom
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Nov
18
Wed
Exhibition – Rachael Weitzman @ HLSI
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Nov
19
Thu
Exhibition – Rachael Weitzman @ HLSI
Nov 19 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 19 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Cesare deve Morire – film @ HLSI
Nov 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Nov
20
Fri
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 20 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Nov
21
Sat
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 21 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Nov
22
Sun
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 22 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Nov
23
Mon
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 23 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.

Nov
24
Tue
HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE @ Lauderdale House
Nov 24 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

HIGHGATE WATERCOLOUR GROUP ANNUAL EXHIBTION AT LAUDERDALE HOUSE: 11 November – 7 December. Opening hours 11am-4pm on any day not booked for a private function.  Please ring LH to check before visiting: 020 8348 8716 or check their website: www.lauderdalehouse.org.uk.