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Vote for Dulwich! The power is in your hands...

IMG_0100tFancy coming to Dulwich Picture Gallery for a Halloween adult lock-in? We’re planning an other-worldly evening of immersive storytelling but we need your help to make sure it happens!

Dulwich meets Conrad Shawcross

IMG_0100tWe spent a spring afternoon chatting to the artist about his journey from workshop to studio, his new sculptures in Dulwich Park and the Gallery as a unique setting for his modern sculptures.

HRH The Prince of Wales visits Dulwich

IMG_0100tThere was a certain buzz in the air at the Gallery on Tuesday 11 November- in anticipation for the arrival of HRH The Prince of Wales who was coming to see 'From Forest to Sea: Emily Carr in British Columbia'.

Figures from the art world discuss what constitutes as art today

IMG_0100t“All forms of art must co-exist”- so were the words of 2004 Turner Prize winner, Jeremy Deller at ‘ART Now’, an event which took place at the Gallery on 26 March. The conceptual artist joined Peter Bazalgette, the Chairman of the Arts Council, Liz Gilmore, Director of the Jerwood Gallery and the Gallery’s new Deputy Director, Andrew Macdonald, to chair a debate with a sold out audience of 140.

Channelling Hockney in ‘Perceptions and Reflections’ animation project

IMG_0100tEarlier this year, young people aged 11-15 explored David Hockney’s iconic prints in our exhibition Hockney, Printmaker in a five week project. Inspired by the artist’s use of the digital in his work, the group used photo and animation iPad applications to find new ways to reinterpret Hockney’s printmaking techniques.