{alt}

CLOSE: DRAWN PORTRAITS

22 November 2018 - 3 February 2019 Revealing close encounters between artists and their subjects over the past 200 years. Remarkable drawn portraits, rarely seen, sit beside those made today, and demonstrate drawing’s enduring ability to bring characters to life.

Click to Read more
{alt}

CHRISTMAS SALE ON BOOKS AND ARTWORKS

20% off Drawing Room publications, 15% off all other publications and 10% off artworks in the Drawing Room Shop until Monday 17 December.

Click to Read more

Drawing Room is pleased to offer Drawing Circle members a behind-the-scenes private tour of the Tate Paper Conservation Studio and Prints & Drawings Room at Tate Britain.

Click to Read more

Frances Borzello charts the history of the female self-portrait, from well-mannered paintings of the past to the contemporary works included in Close: Drawn Portraits, which capture bodily sensations and psychological states.

Click to Read more
Event

Richard Heaton Collection Visit

Tue 5 February 2019 : 7:00pm – 8:30pm

Drawing Room is pleased to offer Drawing Circle members, and a limited number of Network members, the opportunity to attend a private collection visit at the home of Richard Heaton in Southwark.

Click to Read more
Project

Annotations 5: Devlin Shea

22 November 2018 - 17 March 2019. Launch 29 November, 6.30-7.30pm

Getting Closer Drawing Room's fifth Annotations commission is by London-based artist Devlin Shea. Oversized figures fill Shea’s large drawings and paintings and spill out of the edges. These theatrically scaled works, and smaller drawings in black and coloured ink on paper, describe physical sensations and emotions, for...

Click to Read more

Focusing on the unique intimacy of drawing, the catalogue for Close: Drawn Portraits reveals encounters between artists and their subjects over the past 200 years, situating contemporary artists alongside...

Click to Read more

Selected for the Drawing Room shop for the exhibition From the Inside Out. Drawing on pop cultural, literary and autobiographical references, Athena Papadopoulos uses a wide...

Click to Read more