Guisborough

Art Appreciation

Venue: Various art galleries
Dates & times: To be announced at GU3A monthly get-togethers.

Visits are arranged to various art galleries to view the works of art on show and to attend lectures.

If you would like to join one or more of our visits, please contact the Group Coordinator, Brenda, on 638154 or 07775 527530, or by using the link on the side bar: or you can join at the monthly get-together.

FUTURE VISITS

12 June: Pannett Park Art Gallery, Whitby. Impressionist paintings of the Staithes group; the Weatherill collection; and a digital knit.

31 July: Woodhorn Ashington Colliery museum and its 86 paintings by the Pitmen Painters (cost, £30).

21 August: Grasmere lakeside painters (cost, £30).

11 September: Laing Gallery, Newcastle: Paintings collected by Prince Albert and Queen Victoria and now in the Royal Collection. Cost to be decided.

RECENT VISITS

YORK ART GALLERY -- 14 MARCH 2019

We visited two exhibitions in particular.

  • The Aesthetica Art Prize exhibition -- an annual exhibition for current artists (more at the Aesthetica website)
  • Ceramics and Buttons -- work by Dame Lucie Rie, shown in the Centre of Ceramic Art (more at the CoCA website)

ORIENTAL MUSEUM, DURHAM -- 11 APRIL 2019

We had an excellent talk about the jade collection from the Curator, Rachel Barclay, with the opportunity to handle around 20 of some of the best of the exhibits, including some not on public show. Afterwards there was free time to see more of the museum and/or to spend time in Durham city before leaving at 16:15.

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60s/70s Music Acoustic and String Group
Ancient Greek Art Appreciation
Beginners Bridge Book Club
Boules Bowls
Bridge Improvers Canasta
Ceramic Art Creative Writing
Gardening Guitar
Industry and Infrastructure Knit and Natter
Latin for Fun Laughter Yoga
Mah Jong Middle-eastern dance
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Painting Photography
Play Reading Poetry
Res Classicae Russian Literature
Science Scrabble
Scrap Booking Singing for Pleasure
Spanish Improvers Sunday Luncheon Club
Tai Chi Talks and Walks
Walking - Pathfinders Group Walking 1 (7-8 miles)
Walking 10 miles Walking 2 (7-8 miles)
Walking 5 - 6 Miles Walking 5 - 8 Miles
Walking: Short Walks