This Week’s Picks
Download Firstsite’s Free Artist Activity Packs
Stay inspired with Firstsite’s artist created activity packs, featuring contributions from UK artists including Antony Gormley, Sarah Lucas, Gillian Wearing, Idris Khan, Richard Wentworth, Cornelia Parker, Jeremy Deller, Vanley Burke, Mark Wallinger and more.
‘Art is where the home is’ will give you ideas about how to get creative at home.
Check out the first ever Virtual Design Festival
From 15 April until 30 June, Dezeen are hosting a rolling programme of online talks, lectures, movies, product launches and more. It will complement and support fairs and festivals around the world that have had to be postponed or cancelled and it will provide a platform for design businesses, so they can, in turn, support their supply chains.
Listen to Series 4 of Meet Me At The Museums
The Art Fund’s amazing podcast which features well-known faces taking someone they love to a favourite museum or gallery has just begun releasing a new series. Series 4 is available every week for four weeks from 20 April 2020 and features Mel Giedroyc, Edith Bowman, Katy Hessel and Anneka Rice, all exploring museums they love. Mel Giedroyc brought her friend Emma Pierce to Pitzhanger Manor for the first episode!
Back to homeschooling and looking for inspiration?
Dulwich College has a range of online resources from KS1 – Y13 across 25 subjects. On their website you can find a collection of free (with only the occasional exception) online resources for children and young people from Kindergarten to those leaving school this year, and for their teachers and families. Anybody, from any school, is welcome to use them.
Watch the Royal Ballet perform from your Living Room
The Royal Ballet present Arthur Pita’s adaptation of Franz Kafka’s The Metamorphosis as part of the Royal Opera House’s #OurHouseToYourHouse series every Friday night.