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  • Environmental Crisis Exhibition

    Finalist chosen, exhibition opening soon!
    by Ruth Borthwick
    Hugo Livet, "Dérive" (série), photomontages, dimensions variables, 2018.
    Hugo Livet, "Dérive" (série), photomontages, dimensions variables, 2018.

    We had over 300 entries to our Open Call for the Environmental Crisis Exhibition and have chosen over 60 works from all over the world!

     

    Young People aged 14-18 who have chosen Science, Art and Geography for GCSE and A-Level judged the entries across two days. We felt it important to have young voices represented by having them help in deciding who to exhibit, as this issue has been youth led and impacts their future the most.

     

    We are now looking forward to next month when the exhibition opens on 13th February with a drinks reception 4pm-8pm. Please join us.

     

    As a gallery with learning at its core we are proud to hold this exhibition on such an important topic and would like to give space to raising awareness and understanding the environmental crisis. 

  • by Katie Harris
    Patrick Altes Tolerance Tour and Panel Discussion

    Tolerance by Patrick Altes 

     

    Join us for refreshments, an artist led tour of the exhibition Tolerance by Patrick Altes, followed by a panel discussion with guest speakers. 

     

    1pm to 2pm:  

    Artist led tour of the exhibition

     

    2pm to 3pm

    Panel discussion on the themes of Tolerance, Migration Identity. Reserve your free space here

     

    Our panel:  

    Patrick Altes (http://patrickaltes.com)

    International artist, whose solo show “Tolerance”, we are currently exhibiting.

    A leading light in the emerging Franco-Algerian art movement, Altes’s first-hand experience of unjust, brutal and discriminatory societies fuelled a sense for the politically, socially and humanly acceptable which has become a thematic concern visible in all his creative work. In this timely, major exhibition, Altes confronts negative cultural stereotypes and advocates for tolerance and respect in times of angst, division and separatism.

     

    Nadene Ghouri, writer and broadcaster  (http://www.andrewlownie.co.uk/authors/nadene-ghouri)

    Nadene Ghouri is a multi-award winning journalist specialising in human interest and human rights issues. She is a former correspondent of both the BBC and Al Jazeera English and today is a freelance broadcaster and reporter working for BBC current affairs and leading publications including The Guardian and Mail on Sunday. She is the co-author of two New York Times bestsellers The Favoured Daughter about the life of Afghan human rights activist Fawzia Koofi and Born Into The Children of God with cult survivor Natacha Tormey

     

    S.I. Martin, writer and black British historian  (http://www.simartin.org.uk)

    Specialising in the fields of Black British history and literature, I work with museums, archives and the education sector to bring diverse histories to wider audiences. I have published five books of historical fiction and non-fiction for adult and teenage readers. 

    I have worked with and for the Black Cultural Archives, National Maritime Museum, the V&A, Tate Britain, London Metropolitan Archives, National Portrait Gallery, Horniman Museum, The National Archives, RAF Museum, Wellcome Trust and many others.

     

    3.30 to 4pm

    Tolerance Art Competition

    Jury (Patrick Altes (Artist), Janet Rady (Curator and Art Gallerist), Katie Harris (Curator), to announce three winners to receive one of the exhibited photo/drawing from the series “Musings” by Patrick Altes

      

    Refreshments will be served

  • by Ruth Borthwick
    Christmas Craft Fair

    Gerald Moore Gallery is hosting a Christmas Fair on Saturday 7th December, 10am-4pm to raise money for the gallery's outreach programme. 

     

    A range of craft stalls, from cards and art to cakes..
    Free children's crafts at our family decoration station wheer you can make Christmas decorations. 
    A Christmas raffle
    A Christmas Wreath Making Workshop Book Here
    Hot Chocolates
    Christmas tunes
    Free entry and parking
    All stalls and activities indoors!

     

    Perfect for the whole family to join so come along and pick up some Christmas gifts and have fun with your family!  

     

    If you are interested in selling then please join us to sell your wares, crafts, gifts, art and bric a brac. Each stall cost £15. To book your place or find out more please email: info@geraldmooregallery.org 

  • by Katie Harris
    Tolerance by Patrick Altes

    We had an amazing opening night of Patrick Altes' new exhibition Tolerance, an exhibition that confronts negative cultural stereotypes and advocates for tolerance and respect in times of angst, division and separatism. 

     

    The exhibition is made up of over 70 works including paintings, digital prints and installations and is supoported by the Arts Council and U.N. Association. 

     

    Exhibtion on until 25th January 2020

    Open : Tuesday evenings 4-7pm and Saturdays 10am-4pm

  • by Katie Harris
    Christmas Craft Fair

    Gerald Moore Gallery is hosting a Christmas Fair on Saturday 7th December, 10am-4pm to raise money for the gallery's outreach programme. All the proceeds will go towards our work in a local Primary School working with young children with special education needs through art therapy.

     

    We will have a range of indoor stalls plus Christmas treats, music, hot chocolates, a Christmas raffle and more.

     

    Perfect for the whole family to join so please come along and pick up some Christmas gifts and ideas.  

     

    If you are interested in selling then please join us to sell your wares, crafts, gifts, art and bric a brac. Each stall cost £15. To book your place or find out more please email: info@geraldmooregallery.org 

  • Connections: New York Studio School Europe

    Saturday 19 October - Saturday 9 November
    by Katie Harris
    Emily Zuch, American Girl, Oil on board, 2018
    Emily Zuch, American Girl, Oil on board, 2018

    Gerald Moore Gallery presents Connections: New York Studio School Europe the first European alumni exhibition from the prestigious New York Studio School, curated by Karen Wilkin and Mali Morris RA
     
    The exhibition will showcase works by graduates and former students of the New York Studio School living in Europe. Included will be drawings, paintings, sculpture, installation, performances and video work across two gallery spaces.
     

    Featured artists: Michael Ajerman, Rebecca Allen, Robert Anderson, Alessia Avellino, Tristan Barlow, Benjy Barnhart, Alla Broeksmit, Françoise Cambilargiu, Beatrice Caracciolo, Broose Dickinson, Denis Farrell, Maia Ibar, Laura Jacobs, Eva Jimenes Cerdanya, Julie Karpodies, Ruth McKerrell, Elena Kolbasina, Elaine Kusmishko, Vanessa Lawrence, Avner Levinson, Nicolai Nickson, Shivani Khoshia, Uta Patinkin, Claudia Piscitelli, Marco Palli, Leah Raab, Joseph Ryan, Ulgen Semerci, Chen Chapira, Asa Schick, Marie Peter Toltz, Lee Tribe, Emily Zuch

  • by Katie Harris
    October Half Term

    What’s On this October Half Term

    19th Oct – 2nd Nov 2019

    Tues-Sat 10am-4pm

     

    Family day crafternoons

    Tuesday 22nd and 29th Oct, Drop-in from 2pm-4pm

    Free art activities to enjoy for all ages.

     

    Artist Take Over

    Wednesday 23rd and  Thursday 24th Oct, 9am-12noon

    £5 per child

    To celebrate our new exhibition Connections we have invited artists from the famous New York Studio School to deliver some fun workshops for children aged 6-11. Get involved with large scale drawings, paintings through movement and messy collage art.

     

    Animal Life Drawing with Owls

    Thursday 31st October

    10am-12noon and 1pm-3pm

    £25 for one adult and child

    Draw your favourite feathered friend up close and learn about the magical world of owls. Classes run by Wild Life Drawing. Too-wit too-woo!

     

    Saturday Art Clubs

    19th and 26th Oct and 2nd Nov

    9.30am-11am for ages 5-7

    11.30am-1pm for ages 8-11

    £12.50 per child

    Learn new art skills each week from drawing, painting, sculpting, printing, collage and many more.

     

    Book your space here 

  • Open Call:

    Environmental Crisis: Gerald Moore Gallery, Art and Science Exhibition 2020
    by Ruth Borthwick
    Open Call:

    The call for submissions for the 2nd Art and Science exhibition at Gerald Moore Gallery is now open for pre-existing works that explore the issue of the Environmental Crisis to be exhibited from Feb to March 2020, spanning across British Science week 8-17 March. 

    With the "Climate crisis" in the news and the recent protests led by young people, Gerald Moore Gallery would like to engage with this subject in an exhibition.  

    As a gallery with learning at its core we would like to give space to raising awareness and understanding the environmental crisisWe will be running a series of events alongside this exhibition: talks, debates, performances and workshops.  

  • Craft Sellers Wanted!

    Gerald Moore Gallery is hosting a Christmas Fair raising money for the gallery's outreach programme.

     

    Join us, sell your wares, craft, gifts, art and bric a brac.

     

    Saturday 7th Dec 10am -4pm

     

    Each Stall cost £15.

     

    To book your place email: info@geraldmooregallery.org

  • by Katie Harris
    WE ARE HIRING

    We are seeking an enthusiastic and creative Artist-Educator to lead children’s art classes on Saturday mornings at the Gerald Moore Gallery at Eltham College.

     

    Classes are for children aged 5 to 11 years and take place from 9am to 1.30pm. These run for 38 weeks per academic year, mainly during term time.

     

    Previous experience of working with children or young people is essential.

     

    Closing date: midday on Friday 4 October 2019

     

    APPLY HERE

     

  • NOW: New Original Work

    AN EXHIBITION OF ARTWORKS BY 2019 LONDON ART SCHOOL GRADUATES
    Susan Rocklin, 'Madder Under Everything'
    Susan Rocklin, 'Madder Under Everything'

    'NOW: New Origanal Work' is opening tomorrow!

    #NOWgraduateshow 

    We have been installing all week and the Private View is tomorrow evening, Thursday 12th September 4pm-8pm.

    Come join us to meet the artists, celebrate thier work and achievements and for some free drinks!  

     

  • by Katie Harris
    Marvels Lane Exhibition

    On Sunday 8th September we had a one day exhibition of the work of the children from Marvels Lane Primary School.

    It was the culmination of a years worth of art clubs run by Gerald Moore Gallery as part of our outreach program.

    This project was funded by Chinbrook Big Local.

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