This Week’s Picks
How to enjoy VE Day 75 in lockdown with your family
This coming bank holiday weekend, 8 to 10 May 2020, marks 75 years since the end of the Second World War in Europe. Museum Mum has shared her ‘10 ways to join in with VE Day 75 celebrations with Kids’ which we can’t recommend enough. Full of so many ways to be creative, have fun and keep learning no matter how old you are.
Donate objects (or your first hand experience!) to the Museum of London
The Museum of London is seeking to collect both objects and first-hand experiences to reflect Londoners’ lives during the COVID-19 pandemic. This will allow them to keep a record and ensure future generations of Londoners will be able to learn about and understand this extraordinary period.
All The Young Nudes – Life Drawing Club
If you are missing our Pitzhanger Life Room sessions, we’ve found a way you can still practise your drawing skills online. All The Young Nudes are bringing weekly, accessible, affordable and fun life drawing sessions. Sketch on Mondays Live at 7pm or watch the replay later on in the week, whenever you like.
Learn the art of slow looking with the National Gallery
The National Gallery is helping viewers to experience one of its most popular paintings, Turner’s Rain, Steam and Speed in a richer way through this first 5 minute slow looking exercise. Find a quiet spot and get comfortable!