What's on at UCL Art Museum

Vault: UCL Art Museum/Slade Exhibition

Vault: UCL Art Museum/Slade Exhibition

Date: 26 September-16 December | Time: 1-5pm | Location: UCL Art Museum, South Cloisters, Wilkins Building, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT | Price: Free | Age group: All

The outcome of a residency at UCL Art Museum for 4 invited artists, this exhibition highlights work from some of the most promising talent at the Slade School of Art. We have invited contributions that respond to our collection, presenting a selection of objects, live works and video engaging with themes of performance and visibility.

02076792540 | college.art@ucl.ac.uk

Curiosi-tea social group

Curiosi-tea social group

Date: Thursday 29 September 2016 | Time: 2-4pm | Location: Grant Museum of Zoology, Rockefeller Building, University College London, 21 University Street, London, WC1E 6DE | Price: FREE | Age group: 60 + years

An afternoon tea for curious folk. Join UCL Museums for our regular social group for adults aged 60+ and enjoy tea (most importantly) talks and tours, behind-the-scenes visits, object handling, discussion, and museum-inspired creative activities. Be curious and discover the amazing stories behind our UCL Culture Museum's collections at the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology,

The group will meet regularly throughout the year.

The next meet ups will be on Thursday 3 November and 1 December.

To attend please email j.wedgbury@ucl.ac.uk or Tel. 0207 679 4138

0207 679 4138 | j.wedgbury@ucl.ac.uk

UCL Art Museum Film Club: Magnetic Rose

UCL Art Museum Film Club: Magnetic Rose

Date: 4 October | Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm | Location: UCL Art Museum, South Cloisters, Wilkins Building, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT | Price: We welcome a small donation. Popcorn and a refreshment are provided. | Age group: Adults

Artist in residence Kara Chin and Dr Martin Austwick from the Bartlett Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis introduce a screening of Magnetic Rose and a discussion of themes underlying art, films and other cultural productions. The Japanese animé follows four space travelers who are drawn into an abandoned spaceship that contains a world created by one woman's memories.
Popcorn and a refreshment are provided.
We welcome a small donation.

Places are limited, booking is required: http://ucl-art-museum-film-magnetic-rose.eventbrite.co.uk

02076792540 | college.art@ucl.ac.uk

Live Drawing with Lisa Gornick

Live Drawing with Lisa Gornick

Date: 11 October | Time: 1pm-2pm | Location: UCL Art Museum, South Cloisters, Wilkins Building, University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT | Price: Free | Age group: Adults

In the lead up to her upcoming live drawing performance Regret: an Art Form, artist Lisa Gornick will create a scratch live-drawing performance around her research and early ideas. Come see process in action

Free, limited places.

Booking required: http://livedrawinglisagornick.eventbrite.co.uk

02076792540 | college.art@ucl.ac.uk

New Acquisitions in Conversation: Lily Johnson

New Acquisitions in Conversation: Lily Johnson

Date: 20 October | Time: 1pm-2pm | Location: UCL Art Museum, South Cloisters, Wilkins Building, University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT | Price: Free | Age group: All

Join artist and Slade graduate Lily Johnson to hear about her practice and her Coldstream-prize winning artwork.

Free, limited places.

Booking required: http://newacquisitionlilyjohnson.eventbrite.co.uk

02076792540 | college.art@ucl.ac.uk

Curiosi-tea social group

Curiosi-tea social group

Date: Thursday 27 October 2016 | Time: 2-4pm | Location: TBC | Price: FREE | Age group: 60+ years

An afternoon tea for curious folk. Join UCL Museums for our regular social group for adults aged 60+ and enjoy tea (most importantly) talks and tours, behind-the-scenes visits, object handling, discussion, and museum-inspired creative activities. Be curious and discover the amazing stories behind our UCL Culture Museum's collections at the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology,

The group will meet regularly throughout the year.

The next meet up will be on Thursday 1 December.

To attend please email j.wedgbury@ucl.ac.uk or Tel. 0207 679 4138

0207 679 4138 | j.wedgbury@ucl.ac.uk

Vault in Discussion: Rise&Fold Workshop

Vault in Discussion: Rise&Fold Workshop

Date: 3 November | Time: 7pm-9pm | Location: UCL Art Museum, South Cloisters, Wilkins Building, University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT | Price: Free | Age group: Adults

Join artists Maeve Collins and Julie Griffiths as they examine the life of suffragette, Slade artist and key figure of the Irish Revolution Constance Markievicz. Using the kneading and folding dough as a metaphor for women’s work and a feminist perspective on the folding and unfolding of time, they ask 'who would she be today?'

Free, limited places.

Booking required: http://foldandrise.eventbrite.co.uk

02076792549 | college.art@ucl.ac.uk

UCL Art Museum Film Club: Remainder

UCL Art Museum Film Club: Remainder

Date: 8 November | Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm | Location: UCL Art Museum, South Cloisters, Wilkins Building, University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT | Price: We welcome a small donation | Age group: Adults

Artist Naomi Fitzsimmons introduces a screening of Remainder, a film exploring the concept of re-enactment at the heart of her work. The film by director and artist Omer Fast features Tom Sturridge as a London man who loses his memory when he's struck by a falling object develops a way to reconstruct his past.

Popcorn and a refreshment are provided.

We welcome a small donation.

Places are limited. Booking is required: https://uclartmuseumfilms-remainder.eventbrite.co.uk

02076792540 | college.art@ucl.ac.uk

The Bentham Community late

The Bentham Community late

Date: Thursday 10 November | Time: 7-9pm | Location: William Morris Gallery, Lloyd Park, Forest Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 4PP | Price: FREE | Age group: ALL

This event is part of UCL Culture's UCL East outreach public programme.

Imagine if William Morris and the philosopher Jeremy Bentham had met to discuss their ideas about the pursuit of happiness over a drink? Well now you don’t have to. Join us for an evening of talks, debate and discussion on their different views on how to achieve happiness.

This is a partnership event between the William Morris Gallery and UCL Culture and our UCL East outreach programme.

To book please go to thebenthamcommunitylatenov16.eventbrite.co.uk


020 7679 4138 | ucl-east-outreach@ucl.ac.uk

Curiosi-tea social group

Curiosi-tea social group

Date: Thursday 8 December 2016 | Time: 2-4pm | Location: Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, University College London, Malet Place, London, WC1E 6BT | Price: FREE | Age group: 60 + years

An afternoon tea for curious folk. Join UCL Museums for our regular social group for adults aged 60+ and enjoy tea (most importantly) talks and tours, behind-the-scenes visits, object handling, discussion, and museum-inspired creative activities. Be curious and discover the amazing stories behind our UCL Culture Museum's collections at the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology,

The group will meet regularly throughout the year. More dates will be posted here shortly.

To attend please email j.wedgbury@ucl.ac.uk or Tel. 0207 679 4138

0207 679 4138 | j.wedgbury@ucl.ac.uk