Craig Easton: Is Anybody Listening?

Williamson Art Gallery Slatey Rd, Oxton, Birkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom

26th January – 6th April 2024 Williamson Art Gallery & Museum presents Craig Easton: Is Anybody Listening?, a touring exhibition from the University of Salford Art Collection which showcases two award-winning series of photographs; Bank Top and Thatcher’s Children. Craig Easton: Is Anybody Listening? seeks to challenge typical stereotypes of northern communities through authentic representation and...

Free

The Williamson Open 2024

Williamson Art Gallery Slatey Rd, Oxton, Birkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Our ever-popular exhibition The Williamson Open returns for 2024, exhibiting work by artists from across Liverpool City Region.

Free

Craig Easton: artist talk and exhibition tour

Williamson Art Gallery Slatey Rd, Oxton, Birkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Book Now To celebrate the current exhibition at the Williamson Museum & Gallery, "Craig Easton: Is Anybody Listening?", we invite you to join a one-hour conversation delving into the ethical considerations and the evolving role of social documentary photography in contemporary society. Craig Easton challenges...

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Books and Banter

Williamson Art Gallery Slatey Rd, Oxton, Birkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Love books? Love talking about books? Love Books & Banter! Books and Banter is an opportunity to talk about books guided by theme, with no specific book set to read. Discussions around the subject are facilitated but not restricted, and tangents are welcome. Books and...

Free

Life Drawing

Williamson Art Gallery Slatey Rd, Oxton, Birkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Liverpool Life Drawing will be returning for the next of their Friday night Life Drawing sessions at the Williamson. Open to all abilities, no experience needed as the tutors can guide you through the session. Basic materials will be available, though you are also welcome...

£10

Spring Wreath Workshop

Williamson Art Gallery Slatey Rd, Oxton, Birkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Welcome in the lighter days of Spring and explore the world of floristry during a relaxed floristry workshop with Funk & Bloom! Learn how to create a fresh Spring wreath, using sustainable techniques, and seasonal flowers and foliage. All tools and materials supplied and leave...

£45

Jacob Chan: Talk & Demonstration

Williamson Art Gallery Slatey Rd, Oxton, Birkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Join ceramicist Jacob Chan for a Saturday afternoon talk and demonstration. You'll have the opportunity to learn about Chan's process and the inspirations behind his work. Chan is based in Birkenhead, and his work is heavily based around his cultural background and heritage. Being half...

Free

Curator Tour of Is Anybody Listening?

Williamson Art Gallery Slatey Rd, Oxton, Birkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Book Now Join curator Niall Hodson for a tour of the exhibition Craig Easton: Is Anybody Listening? and concurrent engagement project “Our Time, Our Place”. Craig Easton: Is Anybody Listening? seeks to challenge typical stereotypes of northern communities through authentic representation and raise aspirations of young people...

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David Clapham: The River Runs Through

Williamson Art Gallery Slatey Rd, Oxton, Birkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Clapham’s recent work has been inspired by views of places he has lived in London and Portugal. These paintings explore the sense of how the landscape dominates the everyday experiences of life in these places, united by the common theme of the river. Two views...

Free

Going To The Match

Williamson Art Gallery Slatey Rd, Oxton, Birkenhead, Merseyside, United Kingdom

Going to the Match, painted in 1953, is LS Lowry’s best-known and most popular picture. Although he painted football-themed scenes before and after this date it is Going to the Match which has become iconic – an enduring representation of what match day means to...

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