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Russian Winter Weekend, 6 – 7 December 2019

DORICH HOUSE MUSEUM PRESENTS RUSSIAN WINTER WEEKEND  6 – 7 DECEMBER 2019 A Russian themed weekend of events and activities for the whole family, including our studio Café serving Tea, Coffee and a special selection of Russian inspired cakes on Friday 6 and Saturday 7 December. Friday 6 December Russian Collection tour with Dr Louise Hardiman […]

Studio Residency | Open Call for Applicants

DORICH HOUSE MUSEUM STUDIO RESIDENCY 2020 £14,000 total Including £6,000 direct artist grant to successful recipient, plus a generous allowance for associated costs towards production, travel/accommodation and hospitality. Dorich House Museum is the former studio home of the Russian sculptor, artist and designer Dora Gordine (1895-1991) and her husband the Hon. Richard Hare (1907-1966), a […]

Job Vacancy: Dorich House Museum Project Archivist

JOB VACANCY Dorich House Museum is looking for an experienced Project Archivist to support an exciting new heritage project. This is a 9-month 0.2 FTE fixed term contract working to deliver our National Lottery Heritage Fund project The “Squatter” Years: Recovering Dorich House Museum’s Recent Past. The Project Archivist will train and support the learning […]

Share Your Story About Dorich House in the 1990s

‘The Squatter Years: Recovering Dorich House Museum’s Recent Past’ Do you have a story to share about Dorich House in the 1990s? We are keen to hear from you! At Dorich House Museum, we are currently working to uncover the rich history of the house between the time when its owner, the sculptor Dora Gordine, […]

National Park City Rooftops | Saturday 20 July

NATIONAL PARK CITY ROOFTOPS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH OPEN CITY Saturday 20 July Dorich House Museum is delighted to be participating in National Park City Rooftops on Saturday 20 July, in partnership with Open City, organisers of Open House, the world’s largest architecture festival. The event provides free access to some of London’s most dynamic and […]

National Heritage Lottery Fund: Call for Information and Volunteers

CALL FOR INFORMATION AND VOLUNTEERS The ‘Squatter’ Years: Recovering Dorich House Museum’s Recent Past Dorich House Museum has been awarded a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant to explore the history of Dorich House in the 1980s and 1990s, focusing on its transition from Dora Gordine’s home to a museum. During this pivotal period in its […]

Art UK Sculpture Project Launch | Dorich House Museum Collection

ART UK SCULPTURE PROJECT Dorich House Museum is delighted to be included in Art UK’s unique sculpture project. Launched on 22 February 2019, the first thousand sculptures are now available online, free of charge via www.artuk.org. An estimated 150,000 more will follow by the end of 2020. These first images, and their associated digital records, […]

Job Vacancy: Dorich House Museum Project Coordinator

picture for SATURDAY 22 APRIL, RUSSIAN COLLECTION TOUR WITH DR LOUISE HARDIMAN

JOB VACANCY Dorich House Museum is looking for an experienced Project Coordinator to support an exciting new heritage project, The “Squatter” Years: Recovering Dorich House Museum’s Recent Past, funded by The National Lottery Heritage Fund. This is a 0.4 FTE fixed term contract until autumn 2020. The project coordinator will be responsible for recruiting and […]

Hen Coleman Studio Residency, May – July 2019

HEN COLEMAN | BLACK WOOD Dorich House Museum Studio Residency 2019 May – July 2019 Kingston University’s Dorich House Museum is pleased to announce its second annual Studio Residency with artist Hen Coleman. Hen Coleman is a graduate of the University of the Creative Arts (2003) with a Masters in Printmaking from the Royal College […]

Dorich House Museum Summer Garden Party, 7 June 2019

DORICH HOUSE MUSEUM SUMMER GARDEN PARTY, 7 JUNE 2019 FRIDAY 7 JUNE 2019 | 6 – 9 pm ALL WELCOME | FREE ENTRY Please join us in the grounds of Dorich House Museum for refreshments and live music, celebrating the launch of Kingston Artists Open Studios and the conclusion of Kingston School of Art 2019 Degree Shows and our […]