Author Archives: Pia Helena Ormerod

Award winning Quartet promises to woo the Dulwich audience with musical masterpieces

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The Castalian Quartet may be only five years old but during its short existence it has garnered a prize every year in major international competitions. The first was in Hanover 2013, another one in Lyon […]

Famous Director introduces his own movie at GalleryFilm

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American Friends is a film directed by the renowned director, producer and writer Tristram Powell. The film was premiered in 1991 to great acclaim. It stars Connie Booth, well-known from Fawlty Towers, Alfred Molina, now […]

Why live art really matters

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Tom Sutcliffe might have reached his seventies but he is as passionate as a teenager about the arts and when he talks about art he means live performing arts. He feels strongly that theatre, opera, […]

Friends In View magazine wins another first prize

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It is now the fourth time that In View gets a first prize from the British Association of Friends of Museums – BafM, This time, though, it shared its first prize with London Transport Museum and […]

Friends open the doors to The Speaker’s House

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The Friends of Dulwich Picture Gallery can open doors often closed to the general public and the season for 2017 starts with a visit to the much written about Speaker’s House, the grandiose office of […]

All the Christmas shopping over in one day, yes, it can be done!

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It is now the twelfth year that Judy Mewburn is organising the Dulwich Picture Gallery Christmas Bazaar but that has not dimmed her enthusiasm. “There will be some forty stands in St Barnabas Parish Hall, […]

Celebrating the hundredth lunch-time concert with a special programme

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During term time Jill Alexander can be seen each Wednesday walking through Dulwich Picture Gallery inviting visitors to a concert in Christ’s Chapel and each week she gets a new group of interested supporters. The […]

In View wins yet another award

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The magazine In View produced for and by The Friends of Dulwich Picture Gallery has produced a hat trick by winning its third first prize as best Friends journal by the British Association of Friends […]

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