Art Appreciation – Le Somail

The Birds of Passage, Le Somail,  France – Easter 2017

We will be visiting the village of Le Somail, adjacent to The Canal Du Midi, in the le-somail-4Languedoc / Roussillon area of southern France.

Friday 14th –  Monday 17th April 2017

Each year there is an amazing free art show spread all  over the village by artists from across the world.
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Only Girls Allowed for Glitz

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Lady Lever Art Gallery

Putting on the glitz

Friday 27th January 1 pm  for talk and Tour by Pauline.

Amazing costumes from yesteryear to put on the Glitz.

There is a lovely little cafe on site. If you wish to have a light lunch arrive around 11.45 am and let Maureen or Marj know at U3A desk on Tuesdays so we can inform the cafe staff.

No menu is available, it’s the usual array of goodies, tea, coffee, cakes, butties etc,

Crafted in Kirkby

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The Crafted exhibition is a biennial show, presenting the work of makers from areas of contemporary craft, design, sculpture and new art.

For the first time, Crafted  will be shown in both Kirkby Gallery and Huyton Gallery simultaneously, offering more opportunity to see some of the best artwork from across the UK.

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Pre-Raphaelites at large

Walker Art Gallery    Wednesday June 1st .

meet at venue 11.am for 1st tour @ 11.30 am

2nd tour time to be advised.


 

Pre-Raphaelites: Beauty and Rebellion

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This major exhibition of more than 120 paintings will highlight Liverpool’s significant role in the Pre-Raphaelite movement, reinforcing the city’s position as the Victorian art capital of the north.

We will be having a talk and tour at the Walker Art Gallery of this very special exhibition for which early booking at  Art Appreciation Desk at Tuesday Coffee morning (payment upon booking is essential ) as only 15 people per tour we may have to do two tours, further info to follow.

Entry £5.00  Tour £5.00 concessions rates  =    total £10.00

Maureen

 

 

19 famous works.

http://knowsley and kirkby galleriesMarch 14th Kirkby Gallery 

‘New Worlds’ exhibition is a first for Kirkby Gallery

This is an exhibition of work inspired by the era in which Kirkby as a New Town was built. It opens at the town’s Gallery next month and features some of the most significant works of the 60s and 70s by British artists including 19 stunning and varied artworks, which collectively demonstrate the importance of British art from the time. Read more here.

Free talk and tour by Tina.

This date has been altered by gallery from 8th to 14th march