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April 24, 2019

Mary Quant at the V&A

April 24, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Victoria & Albert Museum

Mary Quant and models at the launch of the quantafoot collection, 1967. © PA Prints 2008 Twiggy, Carnaby Street, the mini-car. Join our favourite fashion expert, Sonnet Stanfill, for a talk about the life and work of Mary Quant before we enter the gallery space to view the fabulous work of fashion mega-star, Mary Quant. She revolutionised it all: hot pants, mini-skirts, make-up and the British high street itself. Charge: Patrons - £15; Friends - £20; Visitors - £25. Please RSVP to: RSVP@UKFriendsofNMWA.org…

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Artist talk with Chantal Joffe

April 26, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Victoria Miro Mayfair,

14 St George Street


London W1S 1FH

United Kingdom

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Please join us for a talk with acclaimed British artist Chantal Joffe in conjunction with a new exhibition of her work at Victoria Miro.  The Mayfair gallery will be presenting self-portraits from a series started in 2018.  On New Year's Day, 2018, the artist set herself the challenge of working on a new self-portrait every day for the coming year.  This daily practice has resulted in a series of characteristically unflinching works. Similar, but infinitely various, these works offer a…

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May 3, 2019

Curator-led visit to Dorothea Tanning at Tate Modern

May 3, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Tate Modern

Dorothea Tanning, painter, sculptor, poet was a leading light of women in the surrealist movement. We will be gathering at the Tate Modern to join curator and scholar Alyce Mahon for an in-depth tour of this seminal exhibition. It brings together 100 works from her seven-decade career. Contributions: Patrons free, Friends £15, Visitors £25. RSVP@UKFriendsofNMWA.org Dorothea Tanning, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik 1943. Tate. © DACS, 2019

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Women at Photo London

May 16, 2019

Following the success of our 2018 tour of Photo London, we are again offering an outing to London's premiere photo event.  Join us this year as we tour with Tristan Lund, curator of the Discovery Section at the Fair, who will introduce some the world's upcoming photography galleries, with a special emphasis on women's photography. This fair has over 100 galleries and publishers.  Admission included in your contribution. Meeting place to be confirmed. Contribution: Patrons free, £15 Friends, £25 Visitors.…

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June 6, 2019

Artist-led tour: Faith Ringgold at the Serpentine Gallery

June 6, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Serpentine Gallery

United Kingdom

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Renewing our links with Faith Ringgold, whose work is in NMWA's collection and who was featured in NMWA's 2013 solo show American People, Black Light: Faith Ringgold’s Paintings of the 1960s, we are honoured to be able to offer a tour of Faith Ringgold led by the 88-year old artist on 6 June at 2 pm (TBC).  The exhibition is a survey of her work over the last 50 years and first European survey of Ringgold's work. Ringgold (b. 1930, Harlem, New York)…

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