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Talks start at 12:30pm. Free, no need to book.
11 December - Update on the Art Gallery from Jennifer Alexander, Assistant Curator of Fine Art. This talk will be held at the Yorkshire Museum.
Redvelopment and recent additions to the Fine Art collection.
Friends of York Art Gallery Events
Friends of York Art Gallery are exclusively invited to join this winter’s events which include talks, tours and exhibition previews:
Matthew and the W.A Ismay Collection at The Hepworth
Saturday 12th October- Sunday 26th January
Find hundreds of ceramics from W.A Ismay’s outstanding collection of post-war ceramics presented by Matthew Darbyshire, a leading contemporary artist, in a domestic-like setting reminiscent of Ismay’s terraced home. A fascinating display.Check website for more details: www.hepworthwakefield.org.
The Gallery Dines Out
Monday 2nd December
12 noon- 1:45pm
£12- booking essential
The gallery dines out at Bedern Hall for a talke titled ‘Lowry’ by John Staples. Contact Louise or Dorothy E: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or T: Dorothy- 01904 307709 or Louise: 01904 635939.
A Visit to the Hepworth Gallery
Wednesday 4th December
Wakefield, depart from Museum Gardens, York
Friends £26, Guests £28.
A visit to the Hepworth Gallery, Wakefield, to view the ‘Matthew Darbyshire: W.A Ismay Collection’ exhibition. Depart from Museum Gardens, York and return there later that day. The visit includes a talk about the gallery with particular focus on the Ismay collection. You must be fit to travel.
Twelfth Night Party
Monday 6th Jan
Friends £15 and their guests £18
Twelfth Night Party at the Castle Museum in this superb historical setting. Join us for food and drink, a raffle and quiz!
Art Gallery Talk
Wednesday 8th Jan
FREE-no booking required
Art gallery talk at the Yorkshire Museum, Fairfax Room, titled ‘York’s Picturesque Castle’ by Louise Wheatley.
To become a Friend of York Art Gallery and benefit from their programme of invite-only events, in addition to being given opportunities to enjoy day schools on art related subjects, trips to places of interest, including overseas organised trips, and discounts at the Gallery shop and café and other outlets, simply download a membership form from
http://www.friendsofyorkartgallery.co.uk/member.html and post to: The Treasurer Friends of York Art Gallery, 2 Dalton Terrace, York YO24 4DA.