Jan 21, 2019 10:30 AM

This walk around the Shoreditch area will be centred around 'Street Art' in the region. Starting at Liverpool Street Station at 10.30am you will head in the direction of Shoreditch, seeing Fashion Street and Brick Lane, returning to Liverpool Street via the Truman Brewery and Spitalsfield Market finishing around 12.30pm.. Expect to get great pictures of: Incredible murals in Brick Lane  The hustle and bustle of street stalls around Truman's Brewery  Hipster chic in Spitalsfield Market For a full list of all our photo walks, and what you will be required to bring with you on your photography tour we recommend you take a look at our website: Park Cameras School of Photography - London Photo Walks Please note that you will receive an email from us a day or two before the event with full meeting point instructions and suggestions on what to bring with you.

Dec 20, 2018 10:00 AM

A unique opportunity to learn under Christie's auction house artist Oksana Leadbitter, and her New Arts Club.  Tailored to your schedule, this boutique course is 36+ hours of figurative and landscape painting that suits anyone from beginners to more accomplished painters. No experience needed! All art materials are supplied, including paints, brushes, aprons, easels and more. All you need to do is bring yourself, and a desire to learn and meet new people. Oksana will guide you through a series of art styles and techniques, offering frequent demonstrations and support. You will not need to attend every class. The course works on a by-hour basis, meaning that it works with your schedule and the hours you have left.  Come and join us every Thursday at the recreational rooms of the beautiful St Sofia church in Bayswater.  Available time slots: 10:00 - 12:00 - Adult class 12:00 - 15:00 - Children's class 19:00 - 22:00 - Adult evening class Feel free to pop in and say hello.  For more information, email: [email protected]  --- The organisers reserve the right to cancel any of the events, should unforseen circumstances arise, resulting in the refund of any canceled remaining classes. 

Feb 21, 2019 6:00 PM

Join us to hear about Sotheby’s Institute’s range of study programmes including Master’s degrees, Semester/Study Abroad Courses and Summer Study. Learn about the Institute's unique curricular approach to the study of art connoisseurship and the international art market, and how art is explored from a range of social, cultural, economic and object-based perspectives. Our courses also offer students networking opportunities with key professionals and include study visits to art fairs, biennials, museums, galleries, auction houses and private collections. Presentations by study programme directors during the evening will introduce you to the areas of specialisation taught at the Institute: Art Business, Contemporary Art, Fine & Decorative Art and Design and Asian Art. This will be followed by a panel discussion where you will hear about career pathways in the art world directly from our alumni currently employed in the field. The event will conclude with a wine reception providing opportunities to meet personally with faculty members and Admissions staff who will be on-site to answer your questions. Please note: There are limited spaces so prior booking is absolutely essential. Seats will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. By registering for this event you agree with our Terms and Conditions. To see our Terms and Conditions, please click here.

Feb 22, 2019 9:30 AM

YOUR TRADING YEAR STARTS WITH A DAY AT THE LONDON FOREX SHOW ON FRIDAY 22rd February 2019 You are invited to join us at the London Forex Show - an exciting one-day event and exhibition, dedicated to supporting active traders and helping you to maximise profit and improve your trading returns. With FX Workshops, exciting live trading demos, free seminars, panel sessions, an interactive exhibition and some of the best speakers from around the world, spending a day at the London Forex Show will really help put your trading on track to profit. Learn about the very latest trading techniques - new strategies that you can put to use right away ALPESH PATEL hosts "FOREX 101" – the starting point for all would-be fx traders FX Lunchtime Summit - "The impact of Brexit on forex trading" - witj Brexit just a few weeks away, what should traders being doing to prepare; and how to position yourself for maximum profit-taking opportunities LIVE Trading competition - watch 4 traders compete for an hour - who will make the most profit?  A compere talks you through the reasoning behind each trade they make. Make sure you're in charge - learn more about the psychology of trading - understand the emotional pressure that every trader faces every day - and how to beat it! The art of trading  A day packed with useful tips, valuable insight from other top traders and a chance to meet and speak with some of the leading companies providing the products and services to support your trading - join us for the day and leave the event better informed, better connected, better equipped and ready to profit.  Doors open at 9.30 am  Doors close at 5.00 pm Tickets on the door cost £25, with FX Workshops, the Lunchtime Summit and the CrytoCurrency Panel session costing £25 each.  Each delegate receives: Entry to the exhibition hall Access to the Traders Lounge networking area Access to all free seminars and sessions taking place in Conference Room 1, Conference Room 2 and the ShowCase Theatre throughout the day A FREE Delegate Welcome Pack Your personal copy of the London Forex Show Event Guide - an A4 magazine produced to accompany the event containing full exhibitor listings, speaker profiles and trading articles. Invitation to attend the London Forex Show Awards Ceremony, ShowCase Theatre at 4.15 pm  You can book a complimentary entry ticket via Eventbrite, saving you £25 on the door.  To book workshops and other sessions, please do so via the website, www.londonforexshow.com.  Thank you.

Dec 19, 2018 6:30 PM

This free 90 minute class is an introduction to the world-renowned Art of Living *Happiness Program*, a transformative immersion in to powerful breathing techniques and mind mastery. Get a taste of...- Powerful Yogic breathing exercises: The quickest, most effective way to REDUCE STRESS and experience deep effortless MEDITATION.- Mind mastery: Get insights on how to stay SKILFULLY PEACEFUL and positive, even through challenging times.- Effortless guided meditation: See how to fully relax and let go, even if meditation has never "worked for you" before. Learn to effortlessly connect with the most powerful and inexhaustible source of energy and wellness that resides within you. Register for FREE to attend. Get first-hand experience of meditation & unique breathing techniques in this free 90 minute introductory workshop to the HAPPINESS PROGRAM. Note: by registering for this event, you agree to be informed of other upcoming and relevant workshops which we host.

Dec 22, 2018 3:00 PM

Gin is a spirit forever synonymous with the Big Smoke. Like tea & biscuits, bacon & eggs, Holmes & Watson. These two go together like the best of them. Gin has walked a long and winding road with London. From the days of despair during the gin craze to the wonderment of the modern gin renaissance you can’t keep these two apart, and well, why would you? The Gin Journey Bermondsey visits the likes of Jensen's and VICTORY Gin, two state of the art distilleries that make incredible gins. You'll visit hidden bars in one of London's coolest boroughs and discover gin's connection with the area and London as a whole. The Gin Journey Bermondsey begins at 14:00 and finish at 18:30. Food is available on every tour but not provided. You are informed of your meeting point and Gin Guardian a week before the event. The tour includes 5 samples of gin, 5 cocktails, in 5 amazing venues a chauffeured drive from bar to bar, a distillery tour and a ridiculous amount of fun.

Dec 29, 2018 3:00 PM

Gin is a spirit forever synonymous with the Big Smoke. Like tea & biscuits, bacon & eggs, Holmes & Watson. These two go together like the best of them. Gin has walked a long and winding road with London. From the days of despair during the gin craze to the wonderment of the modern gin renaissance you can’t keep these two apart, and well, why would you? The Gin Journey Bermondsey visits the likes of Jensen's and VICTORY Gin, two state of the art distilleries that make incredible gins. You'll visit hidden bars in one of London's coolest boroughs and discover gin's connection with the area and London as a whole. The Gin Journey Bermondsey begins at 14:00 and finish at 18:30. Food is available on every tour but not provided. You are informed of your meeting point and Gin Guardian a week before the event. The tour includes 5 samples of gin, 5 cocktails, in 5 amazing venues a chauffeured drive from bar to bar, a distillery tour and a ridiculous amount of fun.

Feb 07, 2019 6:00 PM

Get great feedback on your work in progress, catch the latest word on the letterform street! TypeThursday London is a monthly gathering of design geeks.  We like to think of ourselves as a type superfamily: We attract local letterform lovers hailing from all disciplines and levels of expertise. Social hours bookend the centerpiece of our event, a group critique we refer to as Type Crit.. What the font is Type Crit.‽
 Briefly: It’s a critique. Of letterforms. No grades. With drinks and time to make new friends. Verbosely: Type Crit. is a group critique of up to four in-progress projects involving letterform design and/or usage. You can get, give, or simply listen to feedback—your pick! Discussion is moderated by a TypeThursday dialogue lead—we pride ourselves in fostering a friendly forum for constructive, thoughtful advice that’ll raise the baseline on your letterform game. QUICK LINK: Sign up to present work for feedback at Type Crit DEADLINE is Jan. 25. What’s the programme for the evening? 6pm -  Social hour, one drink is included in your ticket.7pm - Type Crit.. Group critiques of letterform design/usage.
8pm - More mixing ’n’ mingling...during Type Crit., you'll realise there are lots of smart people in the room you still need to meet.9pm - Full stop. What does it cost? Tickets include one beer or soft drink & nibbles on arrival. Early Bird tickets start at £5 + booking fees, when these are sold out the price rises to £10 and £15 on the door.  We reward attendees with free entry to future events & special offers. Sign up to our newsletter for special offers to attend TypeThursday and partner events:  https://eventbrite.us11.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=1ed9e6d37c139101791455c42&id=a1f4aaf5bd FAQs Who should go? Anyone over the age of 18 who loves letterforms. We always welcome a new (type)face. Do I have to present? Not at all! Some people come to network, some to learn and observe, and some to help give feedback. Your level of participation is up to you. Why should I consider presenting at Type Crit.? Type Crit. presenters get free admission to the event You'll get free, friendly, fast feedback from fellow font fanatics We shower presenters with love on our Twitter and Instagram pages 
What kinds of work can I show at Type Crit.? 
We accept any work involving the use or design of letterforms e.g.: Logotype designs Hand lettering Calligraphy Typeface designs Print layouts that involve typesetting UI designs that need hierarchical sharpening … or make up a new genre of type-related work and blow our minds! How do I submit work to Type Crit.? Upload files using TypeThursday's handy online form. THE DEADLINE IS JANUARY 25. We'll display your work using a projector hooked up to a laptop. And you're welcome to bring printouts along. I have more questions! Email Chapter Lead Julie Strawson, [email protected] Partners & Sponsors TypeThursday London is proudly sponsored by: AdobeFonts and The Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography at ArtCenter College of Design, Pasadena, USA  We are grateful to our kind host FedrigoniUK See how it works:  https://www.facebook.com/pg/TypeThursday/videos/?ref=page_internal Are there ID or minimum age requirements? Over 18's only please. We will ask for proof of identity. How can I contact the organiser? Please email [email protected] with any questions. What if I can't make it? If you can't make it then please email us at [email protected] as we have a very limited number of places available and we would like to be able to offer your seat to someone else. Who will be there? You'll mingle with designers, business people and educators who want to learn more about you.  TypeThursday London is organised by a team of volunteers who all have lots of experience working with type: Dialogue Lead: Anastasios Maragiannis, Academic Portfolio Leader, Principal Lecturer in Design, department of Creative Professions and Digital Arts, University of Greenwich.  Design Lead: Ruggero Gualdesi , art director  Design Team Volunteers: Deborah Iaria, Connor Angell, Miltos Bottis, Anna Torres, Kayley Hil.l Type Jam Lead: Kayley Hill Welcome Lead: Connor Angell graphic designer. Chapter Lead: Julie Strawson, marketing specialist, founder of exonera Event photo by Jean Luc Jawed. #TypeThursdayLON #typography #typedesign #letterforms #lettering #design #graphicdesign #meetups #networking

May 15, 2019 6:00 PM

Join us to hear about Sotheby’s Institute’s range of study programmes including Master’s degrees, Semester/Study Abroad Courses and Summer Study. Learn about the Institute's unique curricular approach to the study of art connoisseurship and the international art market, and how art is explored from a range of social, cultural, economic and object-based perspectives. Our courses also offer students networking opportunities with key professionals and include study visits to art fairs, biennials, museums, galleries, auction houses and private collections. Presentations by study programme directors during the evening will introduce you to the areas of specialisation taught at the Institute: Art Business, Contemporary Art, Fine & Decorative Art and Design and Asian Art. This will be followed by a panel discussion where you will hear about career pathways in the art world directly from our alumni currently employed in the field. The event will conclude with a wine reception providing opportunities to meet personally with faculty members and Admissions staff who will be on-site to answer your questions. Please note: There are limited spaces so prior booking is absolutely essential. Seats will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. By registering for this event you agree with our Terms and Conditions. To see our Terms and Conditions, please click here. 

Feb 12, 2019 7:30 PM

PopUp Painting invites you to unleash your creativity – wine glass in one hand, paintbrush in the other! No experience needed. Your event at Brewdog, Soho will be themed around our Chilly in the City Pop Art painting. Pop Art took inspiration from popular and commercial culture of the time so expect to hear lots of classic songs from the 1960s on our playlist! Since 2013 our mission has been to bring art out of the classroom and gallery and into the places people meet on an every day basis. You’ll be guided step by step by a practicing artist, while you drink, paint and create your way to becoming an artist for the night! Your experience will include: All art supplies – including paint, brushes, apron Guidance from a qualified and practicing artist (but feel free to go off-piste!) A themed playlist to immerse you in your experience Drinks are available for purchase from the bar A guaranteed like on Instagram if you share your pics with #popuppainting Join the event on Facebook and invite a friend. Check out our FAQs

Jan 05, 2019 4:00 PM

PopUp Painting invites you to unleash your creativity – wine glass in one hand, paintbrush in the other! No experience needed. Your event at The Horniman at Hays will be themed around Gordon Bruce's lovely painting of Snowy London! Have fun playing with rich and saturated colours to create your own dream landscape! Since 2013 our mission has been to bring art out of the classroom and gallery and into the places people meet on an every day basis. You’ll be guided step by step by a practicing artist, while you drink, paint and create your way to becoming an artist for the night! Your experience will include: All art supplies – including paint, brushes, apron Guidance from a qualified and practicing artist (but feel free to go off-piste!) A themed playlist to immerse you in your experience A glass of wine (soft drink alternatives available) A guaranteed like on Instagram if you share your pics with #popuppainting Join the event on Facebook and invite a friend. Check out our FAQs

Jan 31, 2019 4:30 PM

Make Music Day 2019 – London network event You are invited to join Team London Bridge and representatives from Make Music Day UK on Thursday 31 January in London to hear about Make Music Day 2019. We’re looking to gather together a range of musicians, music groups, arts organisations, venues, businesses – anyone interested in turning Make Music Day into something huge in the capital! On 31 January there will be an opportunity to hear about Make Music Day and plans for 2019, discuss ways to get involved, network and form partnerships. Make Music Day takes place across the globe on 21 June annually. Started in France in 1982 as Fête de la Musique, this celebration of music now takes place in over 120 countries on the summer solstice. It is a DIY festival of music and anyone can perform or organise an event. Events take place in venues and public spaces – from town squares to libraries, bandstands to school halls, pubs to train stations – all are free to attend. On 21 June 2018 over 500 free performances took place across the UK, reaching audiences of almost 50,000 people. Over 100 performances took place in London in stations, libraries, schools, pubs, gardens, highstreets and over London Bridge! Check out the MMD website for images and video from this summer. Download the 2018 evaluation report here. Make Music Day – London network event Thursday 31 January 4.30-6.30pm London Bridge Hive, 1 Melior Place, London, SE1 3SZ For more information, contact [email protected] If you cannot attend but are interested in getting involved, please join the London mailing list here.