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Events - 28 Feb 19

Four-day Teen Art School – Thu 28 Feb 2019

When All is Quiet. Kaiser Chiefs in Conversation with York Art Gallery. 14 December 2018 to 10 March 2019. Copyright Dani Beck.

Date: Thursday 28 February 2019, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Venue: York Art Gallery

Join sound artist Rebecca Glover and foley artist Sue Harding for an exciting exploration of the Gallery’s art collection through sound.

Using When All is Quiet as inspiration:

  • learn how to ‘sculpt’ with sound
  • imagine the ‘sonic worlds’ that different objects in our collection may have experienced
  • record your own soundtracks inspired by our objects
  • discover the world of foley recording techniques

Not only that, but members of Kaiser Chiefs will be visiting on the final day of the course to see the work inspired by the exhibition, and to chat to attendees about their personal highlights.

This workshop:

  • is suitable for young people aged 13-17
  • takes place Tuesday 26 February – Friday 1 March 2019, 11am-4pm, including a lunch break
  • is free for children aged 16 and under. For the discounts we have available for 17 year olds, please see our visitor information page

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Volunteer’s Gallery Talk – Thu 28 Feb 2019

Exterior photo of York Castle Museum's 'Women's Prison' building opposite the Eye of York

Date: Thursday 28 February 2019, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Venue: York Castle Museum

Please note: this talk has now finished. For all our upcoming events, please see our events calendar.

Join one of our knowledgeable volunteers every Tuesday and Thursday for a free talk from 12pm. The subject will vary but will relate to one of the displays in the museum.

Included in admission, no need to book.

Please note that as these talks are volunteer-led, we cannot guarantee that they will always take place. Please ring ahead on 01904 687687 or check with our Welcome Team on arrival in case of cancellation.

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Visitor Experience Team Talks – Thu 28 Feb 2019

A statue of a head. The statue is next to a portrait.

Date: Thursday 28 February 2019, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Venue: York Art Gallery

Join our Visitor Experience Team for talks based on York Art Gallery’s collections and exhibitions.

The talks take place between 2-3pm every day (expect Wednesdays and Saturdays) and are free with gallery admission. There’s no need to book.

For more details, please ask Admissions on the day of your visit.

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