Summer Workshops for Young People


This August, Dulwich Picture Gallery are running free workshops for young people aged 14-21. Come along to take part in a creative workshop or have a behind the scenes tour. You can also find out about our Volunteer Interpretation Programme.

Date & time

Ongoing from 3 August 2019 to 28 August 2019

Summer Workshops for Young People
Day Date Start & end times

Event Details

Address:Dulwich Picture Gallery
14 Gallery Road

Post code:SE21 7AD

Tickets:These workshops are free but places should be booked in advance by emailing


Open hours:10am-5pm


We are offering a range of creative workshops and behind the scenes tours. All workshops take place here at the Gallery. Saturday 3 August, 1-3pm Investigating Art Creative Workshop Join artist Nikki and explore the creative stories behind the paintings, what do we like, what do we dislike? How would we tell the story? We will also be creating our own creative artwork based on the paintings on display. Sunday 11 August, 12-2pm Self and Self Portrait Creative Workshop Who are you referring to when you say 'I am...'? This workshop will combine practical drawing activities with group discussion as explore the possibilities of self-portraiture. You will take inspiration from the collection at Dulwich Picture Gallery as well as contemporary approaches to create your own work. Led by artist Jake Garfield. Wednesday 21 August, 5-7pm & Wednesday 28 August, 5-7pm Come and explore the Gallery after hours in our behind the scenes tour. Led by our Guides you will get to explore the Collection and discover the history and hidden stories behind the paintings.


By Bus:P4 from Lewisham or Brixton

By Train:West Dulwich Station and North Dulwich Station are both a 10-15 minute walk away



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