Art Appreciation – TM Extension CANCELED




Tate Modern extension at last!

I am looking to book a trip to London for our final 2016 event.

We need to view this new addition to our wonderful Tate Modern.

It will be an overnight stop to obtain maximum benefit from the trip.newtatemodernsouthview

Friday November 18 th.

train from Lime Street.

B/B@ Ibis Rose Hotel, Southwark

cost £155. sin sup £83.

Tate visit extra

Contact Maureen for details.



Crafted in Kirkby

Crafted-A4-posterCrafted  Monday 1st August 2016

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 for 1st tour @ 11.30 am

2nd tour time to be advised.


Pre-Raphaelites: Beauty and Rebellion


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




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