Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Windows | Hilary Lloyd Awful Girls (2017)

WINDOWS | HILARY LLOYD AWFUL GIRLS  Whilst we are temporarily closed to the public, we are working with our partner venue Stanley Picker Gallery to compile a weekly newsletter highlighting previous projects, collection items and activity suggestions to keep you inspired and creative at home. The theme for today’s newsletter, Thursday 28 May, is Windows.  […]

The Guardian & Art UK | The great British art quiz

THE GUARDIAN & ART UK | THE GREAT BRITISH ART QUIZ Today’s great British art quiz is set by Dorich House Museum! Writing the quiz was a great opportunity for us to reconnect with our wider team during lock-down. Thanks to our volunteers and tour guides who contributed to the question-writing. Take the quiz here […]

Outside-In | Gardens, Deckchairs and Nature Inside

Whilst we are temporarily closed to the public, we are working with our partner venue Stanley Picker Gallery to compile a weekly newsletter highlighting previous projects, collection items and activity suggestions to keep you inspired and creative at home. The theme for today’s newsletter, Thursday 14 May, is Outside-In, inviting you to explore the great […]

Creative Processes | Dora Gordine and Nadia Hebson

CREATIVE PROCESSES | DORA GORDINE AND NADIA HEBSON Whilst we are temporarily closed to the public, we are working with our partner venue Stanley Picker Gallery to compile a weekly newsletter highlighting previous projects, collection items and activity suggestions to keep you inspired and creative at home. The theme for today’s newsletter, Thursday 30 April […]

The Squatter Years: Recovering Dorich House Museum’s Recent Past

THE SQUATTER YEARS: RECOVERING DORICH HOUSE MUSEUM’S RECENT PAST Close to fifty volunteers have been involved in The Squatter Years: Recovering Dorich House Museum’s Recent Past project since it launched last summer, and many are continuing to research, write and create during the lockdown. Funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, the project is divided […]

Dorich House | Living & Working from Home

LIVING & WORKING FROM HOME Whilst we are temporarily closed to the public, we are working with our partner venue Stanley Picker Gallery to compile a weekly newsletter highlighting previous projects, collection items and activity suggestions to keep you inspired and creative at home. The theme for today’s newsletter, Thursday 23 April is well-being at home […]

Rescheduled: Nadia Hebson | The [Virtual] Reading Circle

NADIA HEBSON | THE [VIRTUAL] READING CIRCLE  1pm, Friday 1 May, Friday 15 & Friday 29 May Free, Limited places, RSVP via Eventbrite to receive joining instructions Following Kingston University guidelines regarding government advice on the spread of Covid-19, these events will now take place virtually.  As part of her 2020 Studio Residency, Nadia Hebson is […]

Oreet Ashery’s Revisiting Genesis & Dora Gordine’s Black Orchid

OREET ASHERY’S REVISITING GENESIS & DORA GORDINE’S BLACK ORCHID Content warning: please note, due to the nature of the subject matter, some of episodes of Oreet Ashery’s Revisiting Genesis which are mentioned below contain sensitive content relating to illness and death. Whilst we are temporarily closed to the public, we are working with our partner […]

Creatives in Kingston | Gordine, Hare & Muybridge

CREATIVES IN KINGSTON | DORA GORDINE, RICHARD HARE & EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE Whilst we are closed to the public as a result of Covid-19, Dorich House Museum and our partner venue Stanley Picker Gallery are sending a weekly newsletter to the Gallery’s subscribers, highlighting previous projects, collection objects and an activity suggestion to keep you inspired […]

Bird-spotting from home | Russian porcelain plate with birds and insects

BIRD-SPOTTING FROM HOME | RUSSIAN PORCELAIN PLATE WITH BIRDS AND INSECTS (c.1840) Each week, whilst we are closed to the public due to Covid-19, we are collating a newsletter with our partner venue Stanley Picker Gallery, highlighting recent projects, collection items and an activity suggestion to keep you inspired and creative at home. With the […]