Author Archives: Pia Helena Ormerod

In View wins yet another award

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 […]

In Town, an exciting series of lectures organised by Friends of Dulwich Picture Gallery

In Town, is a series of lectures about major exhibitions in other London galleries. Experts will talk in depth about the artists, their background and influences. Jessica Saraga, Tate guide and a painter herself, writes here […]

Two Temple Place: an exciting visit to Astor’s Gothic home

The Friends of Dulwich Picture Gallery is arranging a visit to Two Temple Place, an extraordinary building overlooking the Thames from the Embankment. It had once belonged to William Waldorf Astor, who in his day […]

Two young ladies meet after 350 years to finally hear the music

One of the most loved paintings in Dulwich Picture Gallery is Gerrit Dou’s A woman playing a clavichord, but it has a sister painting, Young Lady playing the Virginal. This famous work of art is […]

GalleryFilm: A season of delights for film lovers

Liz Buchanan leads the team behind GalleryFilm but it is the choice of the team, and sometimes on advice from the audience, that films are picked. “I hate the word iconic, but that is what […]

Dulwich Doyenne behind a gripping tale of espionage

Looking at Jane Reid it is hard to believe that this gentle looking lady has been spending the last couple of years translating, researching and editing a book of espionage and betrayal. It all started […]

Joglaresa, a group of gifted musicians putting the fun into medieval music

There is a hint of mischief in Belinda Sykes, the musical director of Joglaresa. She is a respected academic, a top classical musician and has travelled the world to research music from the Middle Ages […]

Harmoniemusik – acclaimed ensemble known for its versatility and entertaining concerts

Paul Guinery has a voice like spiced honey and according to a radio critic he is the voice of BBC Radio 3. Someone at the upper echelons of the radio station must have heard that […]

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