Dulwich Picture Gallery Articles

Dulwich Picture Gallery attempts to set record for world’s longest landscape‏


Half term kicks off in creative style this October as Dulwich Picture Gallery attempts to set the record for the world’s longest landscape. As part of The Big Draw 2016, the Gallery invites local families and drawers […]

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

Landscape from a Dream 1936-8 Paul Nash 1889-1946 Presented by the Contemporary Art Society 1946 http://www.tate.org.uk/art/work/N05667

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 […]

The Knights are drawing in…

Winifred Knights, Edge of Abruzzi; boat with three people on a lake, 1924-30, Oil on canvas, 68.5 x 68.5 cm, Private Collection. © The Estate of Winifred Knights

Winifred Knights exhibition at Dulwich Picture Gallery has now come to an end. I’ve written an article about the artist and some of my thoughts on the show. Winifred Knights (1899-1947) was an award winning […]

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 […]

Artist, feminist, style icon: Winifred Knights


Her gaze is level, unwavering; her concentration absolute. Her dark hair is drawn back, Mona Lisa style, from a neat centre-parting. In this accomplished, early self-portrait, she knows exactly what she’s doing, and she’s about to […]

Living Nowhere: Dulwich College collaborates with Dulwich Picture Gallery

Living Nowhere

Dulwich Picture Gallery hosts ‘Living Nowhere’ an exhibition in collaboration with Dulwich College, Mystart and Film Aid International. It was very appropriate for “Living Nowhere” to be launched on World Refugee Day at the Dulwich […]

Astrup Paintings

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When work is finished, time to admire the picturesque. Flawless harmony. Haiku by June Webster Sciortino

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