Dec 12, 2019 11:00 AM

Art House MRKT London will bring together 150 of the most significant and forward-thinking contemporary artists from across the city and around the world, alongside a curated program of events and site-specific artists’ projects.

Jun 05, 2019 10:00 AM

Any successful public affairs and communication strategy starts with mapping the key audiences and stakeholders who hold influence, leverage, and decision-making powers over issues affecting your organisation.  You need to know who has the power to influence or support decisions as well as know how to target key relationships and build dialogue and profile. Stakeholder mapping is what allows you to transform contacts into hugely successful communications strategies. This stakeholder mapping session will give you the practical tools to identify, prioritise and map your key stakeholders at every level of the decision-making process from national, regional and devolved levels to the local level. Our insight and expertise will guide you through the process and you will learn how to develop a public affairs strategy and the best ways to engage with those you most need to influence. This is an exceptional session which will: Outline the stakeholder concept and provide advice on how to engage with them Identify who’s who (improving current relationships or for identifying new groups) Help you prioritise key targets and inform future engagement Advise on different approaches for different audiences Lead you to an activity plan to build leverage to achieve your communications objectives and goals This DevoConnect Training course is delivered by devolution experts and award-winning communicators Gill Morris, Chief Executive and Steve Barwick, Director, of DevoConnect. FAQs  What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event? The Clubhouse is a 7 minute walk from Picadilly Circus Tube Station. No parking available. How can I contact the organiser with any questions? Please email [email protected]                                 

Jul 05, 2019 10:00 AM

London Watercolour Adult Art Class led by Rebecca HunterPaul Mellon Centre Join us for a fun and relaxed introduction to watercolours taught by Rebecca Hunter of Drawn together Art Collective. This painting session will teach guest how to use watercolours using techniques such as 'lifting out' and wax resistance. Guests will be taught how to paint this atmospheric scene from Southbank looking out at The Houses of Parliament.  This event is part of Bedford Square Festival. For the full list of events please visit www.bedfordsquarefestival.co.uk Centrepoint: Bedford Square Festival's Charity Partner  Bedford Square Festival is proud to be in partnership with the charity Centrepoint, the UK's leading charity for homeless young people. Centrepoint supports over 9,000 16-25 year olds into housing and employment every year.There is no ticket cost for Bedford Square Festival events (with the exception of Shakespeare in the Squares), and we would be very grateful if attendees would kindly consider making a donation to Centrepoint. Any amount you can give, no matter how small, would be greatly appreciated and will help change lives.Donate

Jul 03, 2019 10:00 AM

London Splash Adult Art Class led by Rebecca HunterPaul Mellon Centre Join this fun and relaxed class to paint this style of vibrant London illustration by Rebecca Hunter of Drawn Together Art Collective.  Your class will include and introduction to colour theory, how to use Indian inks and instruction on how to draw the London skyline.  Beginners welcome - all materials will be provided! This event is part of Bedford Square Festival. For the full list of events please visit www.bedfordsquarefestival.co.uk Centrepoint: Bedford Square Festival's Charity Partner  Bedford Square Festival is proud to be in partnership with the charity Centrepoint, the UK's leading charity for homeless young people. Centrepoint supports over 9,000 16-25 year olds into housing and employment every year. There is no ticket cost for Bedford Square Festival events (with the exception of Shakespeare in the Squares), and we would be very grateful if attendees would kindly consider making a donation to Centrepoint. Any amount you can give, no matter how small, would be greatly appreciated and will help change lives.Donate

Jun 29, 2019 9:30 AM

If you believe that your evolution is directly influenced by your emotions, take a bold step and face your fear and sabotaging patterns.

Jun 24, 2019 10:00 AM

HALI London—the first London festival devoted to the art and history of textiles—celebrates 200 editions and 40 years of HALI magazine

Jul 04, 2019 5:00 PM

The Other Art Fair London: Handyside Canopy, Kings Cross The Other Art Fair is the UK's leading artist fair presented by Saatchi Art, showcasing the work of the very best in emerging art to art lovers of all experiences. On 4 - 7 July 2019 the fair will host its first ever summer edition at the Handyside Canopy, Kings Cross, presenting 100 talented emerging artists alongside a unique and immersive features programme. Opening Hours: Private View, Thursday 4 July: 5pm - 10pm - limited tickets available Friday 5 July: 12pm - 9pm (Friday LATE 6pm - 9pm)Saturday 6 July: 11am - 7pmSunday 7 July: 11am - 6pm  All advanced ticket pricing inclusive of booking fees. Address West Handyside Canopy 1 Wharf Rd, Kings Cross, London N1C 4BZ FAQs  How can I contact the organiser with any questions? Please email Anouka Pedley at [email protected] Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? We accept both printed tickets and those displayed on mobile phones. Is my ticket transferrable? Yes. If you are unable to attend yourself, or you would like to purchase tickets as a gift, you are most welcome to give your ticket to someone else. If you are unable to attend on your ticket date you are welcome to use your ticket on any of the other public opening days: Friday 5 - Sunday 7 July. Only Private View ticket holders will be permitted entrance to the Private View evening.  Can I buy tickets on the door? Private View tickets are not available on the door. Extra tickets for Friday - Sunday can be purchased at the door for £14 / £12 concessions.  Who qualifies for concession ticket pricing? Seniors (60 and over) and full time students with a valid NUS card. Can children attend? Children under 16 years do not need an entrance ticket but must be accompanied by an adult.  Where do I find more information about the West Handyside Canopy? You will find further information about how to get to the fair and opening times on our website at theotherartfair.com. Please also visit the venue website at kingscross.co.uk  I have accessibility requirements, what should I do? West Handyside Canopy is a fully accessible venue. Carers will also qualify for a complimentary ticket. If you have any questions before your visit and to book your carer ticket, please contact Anouka Pedley at [email protected]

May 24, 2019 7:00 PM

This project is designed to engage tourists to London in the art history and diverse culture by introducing world-renowned British museums and collections. We would like to invite you to join our private guided tours and discover the rich knowledge beyond normal visits. Free lectures will also be given in our art centre with talks and discussions. For audience that cannot attend the tours, please go to our Youtube/Instagram channels and Wechat/Weibo platforms to see some most important works of the museums and galleries. In the case that we do not have enough RSVP’s (less than 10 attendees), the event will be cancelled and your ticket will be fully refunded to your original payment method. ******** [IMPORTANT] Photography and/or filming will take place from time to time in our events/workshops. The photographs and films will be used by us for the purpose of promoting our activities and may be published on our websites and circulated to the press and other media organisations for publication, transmission or broadcast. If you do not wish to appear in the photographs or films, please contact our staff before the events/workshops. The meeting point of the tour is: BOILER HOUSE NORTH ENTRANCE HALL of Tate Modern.  

May 25, 2019 2:00 PM

This project is designed to engage tourists to London in the art history and diverse culture by introducing world-renowned British museums and collections. We would like to invite you to join our private guided tours and discover the rich knowledge beyond normal visits. Free lectures will also be given in our art centre with talks and discussions. For audience that cannot attend the tours, please go to our Youtube/Instagram channels and Wechat/Weibo platforms to see some most important works of the museums and galleries. In the case that we do not have enough RSVP’s (less than 10 attendees), the event will be cancelled and your ticket will be fully refunded to your original payment method. ******** [IMPORTANT] Photography and/or filming will take place from time to time in our events/workshops. The photographs and films will be used by us for the purpose of promoting our activities and may be published on our websites and circulated to the press and other media organisations for publication, transmission or broadcast. If you do not wish to appear in the photographs or films, please contact our staff before the events/workshops. The meeting point of the tour is: GETTY ENTRANCE of National Gallery.

Aug 05, 2019 6:30 PM

The London Arabia Art & Fashion Week 2019 is a prestigious and one of a kind event held annually in London and currently in its fourth year of existence. The event celebrates Arab culture and gives you the incredible chance to view the astonishing pieces of fashion and artwork originating from the Arab world. It’s also the perfect place to meet and network with the Arab world’s leading designers and artists. We continue providing opportunities for talented Arab individuals who can collaborate and exchange across the cultural communities of both regions and provide us with the unique chance to see this work in London. Our event brings Arab culture to your doorstep!  The VIP ticket for the first evening of the London Arabia Art & Fashion Week, taking place at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel on the 5th of August, will include:  Access to the official opening of the event and keynote speakers Drinks reception Private art exhibition Private fashion show Goody bags on departure Prizes VIP networking  Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel:  Date: 5th August 2018 Time: 18:30 Fashion Show, Art Exhibition & Reception  Dress Code: Smart Business/National Dress This year’s ticket will feature a fashion show, art exhibition and networking drinks reception on the 5thof August at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel.  The London Arabia Pop-Up Shop will also be returning, this time to the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel. The Ballroom will host the exciting pop-up shop from the 6thto 9thof August and sell amazing Arab fashion and accessories. A ticket isn’t needed to visit this the London Arabia Pop-Up Shop.  Invited guests that include royalty, diplomats, ministers, fashion bloggers, Arab & British media outlets, social media influencers, celebrities and leading men & women from the fashion and art industries.  We hope the London Arabia Art & Fashion Weeks will bring together those passionate about fashion and art from both the Arab world and the UK, helping to strengthen the bonds between the regions, by promoting cultural understanding and business ties. The evening provides a unique networking opportunity and will include inspired an inspired fashion show and art exhibition.  The London Arabia Art & Fashion Week 2019 is organised by London Arabia Organisation and held in partnership with the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel, the Bicester Village Shopping Collection and Regent’s University London.  POLITE NOTICE Seats are available on a first come first serve basis, with the exception of the first row which is reserved. Entry to the catwalk show closes once the catwalk starts. You can view past events at: http://www.londonarabia.co.uk/events

Jun 11, 2019 11:00 AM

Join the East London Arts Fundraisers network for an introduction to community fundraising for arts and cultural charities.   In the session, led by award-winning relationship fundraiser Nikki Bell, we will unpack the unique opportunities community fundraising offers to grow an engaged and dedicated family of supporters. You will learn how to creatively identify which community and event methods can work most effectively in your own fundraising strategy and develop the confidence to successfully make them happen. During the afternoon we will work collaboratively to develop a shared community fundraising toolkit to support the community fundraising strategy in your organisation. The toolkit will be a bespoke resource with guidance and tools developed in response to the needs identified during the session. About Nikki BellNikki is a #SocialCEOs Rising Star winner and international speaker from the north east of England. Nikki has worked with community, individual giving, and corporate fundraising teams for charities large and small. Having recently worked with the British Heart Foundation leading community fundraising income for the North East of England, Nikki now works as a consultant and trainer with KEDA Consulting. With a passion for supporting and celebrating brilliant fundraising. Nikki also blogs at www.charitynikki.com and tweets at @CharityNikki.  Who is this for?This network is ideal for those in fundraising positions or with fundraising responsibilities as part of their role, based in small to medium-sized arts charities across East London including Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisations, educational arts charities and Music Education Hubs. The network may also be of interest to senior leadership staff looking to become more familiar with the trends in the current funding climate. For this Community Fundraising session, we would also love to welcome local socially-minded organisations that support the creative industries in East London. CostThe £40 cost for the day covers admission to the training event and networking session. Refreshments will be provided with lunch kindly donated by Crate Brewery. Please let us know if you would like us to invoice your organisation directly. VenueStour Space is a multi-functional venue which provides affordable studio and meeting space to creative businesses and artists, designers, producers and practitioners. It is a seven-minute walk from Hackney Wick Overground station or can be reached on local bus route 276. Find directions to Hub67 here. Get In TouchFor more information about the training or how to get involved with the network, please contact:Pauline Redondo Etim, Partnerships and Development Manager, East London Dance ([email protected]) orJill Meredith, Development and Communications Officer, Newham Music ([email protected])

May 31, 2019 2:30 PM

Join us on exploring Shoreditch - incredibly rich in creativity when it comes to murals, stencils, wheat pastes, colours and styles.  During the walk, starting at Liverpool Street - we will head in the direction of Shoreditch, seeing an array of Fashion, dining and art. We will explore Brick Lane, Truman Brewery and Spitalsfields Market.  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 Spitalsfields Market Essential items to bring with you on your walk: Camera - Compact Camera, Mirrorless Camera or Digital SLR Lenses: if you are bringing an interchangeable lens camera a wide-angle lens, standard zoom and telephoto lens would all be useful, however if you only have one lens don't worry! Bottle of water Mobile phone A few suggestions: Don't weigh yourself down with lots of gear: one or two cameras is fine, and try to bring a maximum of 3 or 4 lenses. We also recommend that you don't bring a tripod along on the walk. Be Aware: cameras are valuable items so please keep your gear close to you and be aware of your surroundings. Waterproof Clothing: these Photo Walks are in London, meaning regardless of the month you could be prone to a rain storm at any time! Bringing a waterproof coat or umbrella will help protect you from the elements. If the weather conditions are wet then your walk leader may change the route to allow shots from sheltered locations. Please note that you will receive an email from the course Tutor a day or two before the event with full meeting point instructions.