Wednesday 17 – Saturday 20 May 2017

Museums at Night

11-14 May 2016 / 27-29 Oct 2016

Vices and Virtues: Life Drawing in the Painted Hall

Old Royal Naval College

18/05/2017 19:00 - 21:00

Art Macabre invite you to a theatrical drawing event exploring the drama and exuberance of the Baroque Painted Hall. Sketch gods and goddesses, as nude and costumed models pose in front of this stunning backdrop. Drawing inspiration from the legends and mythology magnificently depicted by James Thornhill, experience this treasured heritage space after dark. With an atmospheric soundtrack of music, plus an opportunity to experience the vast painted ceiling up close via a tour of the new observation deck. An untutored drawing event. Basic drawing materials and paper provided. All levels of experience welcome, including beginners. Art Macabre inject a lethal dose of the dark arts and theatricality into life drawing. Previous events have been held at the Tower of London,V&A museum, on board Cutty Sark, in cemeteries and at Latitude festival. Resurrecting the fun of sketching, as recommended by Time Out, BBC Radio 2 and Londonist. https://www.ornc.org/Event/vices-and-virtues

Event type
Event / Workshop, club or activity
Age range
18+
Prices
£20, £18 for students/members
Event Location

Old Royal Naval College
King William Walk
Greenwich
Greater London
SE10 9NN

Vices and Virtues: Life Drawing in the Painted Hall


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Wednesday 17 – Saturday 20 May 2017