September 2012

22 September

Exhibition Tour and Talk, Peter Ford RE RWA

22 September, 2.30pm

Join artist Peter Ford for a tour of his exhibition discussing selected works and his on-going practice. Free with exhibition entry, no booking required.

Bristol Drawing School Autumn Programme

For more detail about individual courses visit Bristol Drawing School Website or call the RWA on 0117 9735 129.

The Drawing School Autumn Programme is now available, find out more...

Lecture: New Faces

Wednesday 26 September and 3 October, 6.30-8.30pm

A new series of talks from University of Bristol's graduating MA History of Art students.

Life Drawing Drop-in, Anouk Mercier

Every Wednesday from 26 September to 12 December, 6.30-8.30pm

Come and draw in the beautiful surroundings of the RWAs main galleries.

Bristol Doors Open Day 2012

Saturday 8 September, 9.30am-5.30pm

The RWA is taking part in Bristol Doors Open Day - the day when many of Bristol's significant contemporary and historic buildings open their doors to the general public, free of charge.

Collagraph Printing Workshop with Dr Paul Thirkell RE

Dates: 8 and 9 September Sat 10am-4pm & Sun 11am-4pm

The course introduces an easy but extremely effective approach to Collograph printing.

Painted Furniture, Vanessa Webb with Farrow & Ball

Wednesday 12 and Thursday 13 September 2012, 10am - 4pm

Be inspired by local artist, and paint effects expert, Vanessa as she teaches you how to create beautiful paint effects using Farrow & Ball unmatched paints.

Scribble and Sketch, Family Drawing Drop-in, Anouk Mercier

Saturday 1 September, 10.30am-1pm

A morning of fun and informal drawing workshops and exercises, led by Bristol Drawing Club founder and artist Anouk Mercier.


Re-Imaging Wales: Contemporary Art from Wales - 1900 to Present Day, Iwan Bala

Saturday 22 September, 11am-12.30pm

In Re-Imaging Wales, artist, writer and lecturer Iwan Bala will be challenging pre-conceptions ofthe contemporary art world in Wales.

Late Summer Baroque: New Bristol Sinfonia at the RWA

Sunday 2 September, doors open 6pm, concert begins 7pm

A concert of baroque favourites performed by New Bristol Sinfonia.

Artist Exhibition Tour and Talk, Peter Ford RE RWA

Saturday 22 September, 2.30pm

Artist Peter Ford will be providing a tour of the exhibition discussing selected works and his on-going practice.

A Collector's Perspective An introduction to collecting Contemporary and Modern Art, Giles H Brown - FREE

5 September 6.30pm

In conjunction with the exhibition Unnatural Natural History this talk will offer a personal perspective on collecting contemporary and modern art.