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KidsArt! at Radlett Library – Christmas 2019

  Monday, 23rd December:  Fathers of modern art, Cezanne and Matisse were highly influential – learn about these seminal artists and create an art work in their styles Monday, 30th December:  Learn how to use line, shadow and light to create 3-dimensionality and create a Snowman at night!   Age:  suitable for children aged 4 – […]

Swiss Cottage – Christmas 2019 holiday programme!

Thursday, 19th December:  Learn how to use line, shadow and light to create 3-dimensionality and create a snowman at night! Friday, 20th December:  To tie in with the major Tutankhamen exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh Tuesday, 24th December:  Fathers of modern art, Cezanne and Matisse were highly influential – learn about […]

Christmas 2019: what’s on, when and where!

Romare Bearden (1911-1988) ‘Siren’s Song’ from Odysseus at the British Museum’s exhibition Troy: Myth and Reality Dec/Jan Studio (for full programme click below) Wed. 18th Warhol – Pop Art! – – Thur. 19th Snowmen – Snowmen Fri. 20th – – Egyptian Art Mon. 23rd Ancient Greeks! – – Tues. 24th – – Cezanne meets Matisse! Fri. 27th  Egyptian […]

Christmas 2019 holiday programme!

……. at the following studios: enquiries call/text 07827 275821 / contact us KidsArt!™  teaches children art and art appreciation, publishes news/reviews of London art exhibitions, and runs the KidsArt!  Store.  To view who we are and what we do, click here © KidsArt Limited, 2019

“Christ Mocked”, Cimabue – auction record!

Christ Mocked, (Cenni di Pepo) Cimabue, c 1240 – 1302.  Painted on wood – 26cm x 20cm (Detail) This rare tiny painting, part of a larger polyptych depicting the crucifixion of Christ, was sold at auction today (27 October 2019) for €24m, making it the most expensive medieval painting ever sold and ranking Cimabue amongst da Vinci, […]

“Gauguin Portraits” at The National Gallery until 26 January 2020

Paul Gauguin, ‘Christ in the Garden of Olives’, 1889 Paul Gauguin (1848 – 1903)  Father of Modern Art, with hyper-real colours, exaggerated body proportions, strong contrasts and mystical symbols.  A banker turned artist, he abandoned his middle-class life and family and sailed to Tahiti  seeking primitive beauty.  He dreamed of pursuing art in paradise.  French born, […]

Muswell Hill Studio – October 2019 Half-Term!

  Tuesday, 22nd October: Henri Matisse, giant of 20th Century art – learn about his many styles and identities!   Wednesday, 23rd October:  Halloween at KidsArt Picasso-style!  Witches and Warlocks and all things magical – Picasso and the history of Halloween! Age:  suitable for children aged 4 – 12  Time:  2.15pm – 5.15pm   Place:  KidsArt!  Muswell Hill Studio  Cost:  […]