William Morris Gallery

William Morris Gallery
Forest Road, London, E17 4PP

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The Art Of Printmaking

Discover the William Morris Gallery's surprising collection of prints by British, European, Indian and Japanese artists and learn about the techniques used to create them. Booking essential.

Sat 18 Feb 2017

Coralie Bickford-Smith: The Fox And The Star

The Fox and the Star is a beautifully crafted tale of loss, friendship and discovery from award-winning illustrator and author Coralie Pickford-Smith. This exhibition at the William Morris Gallery explores how the book was created, with original illustrations and rarely seen proofs. Taking inspiration from William…

Sat 10 Dec

Sun 11 Dec

Mon 12 Dec

…and 48 more dates until 29 Jan 2017

Creative Kids: Brangwyn And Japan

Play, make and get hands on with Creative Kids, a regular session for under 5s at the William Morris Gallery. In partnership with Lloyd Park Children's Centre. At this event, discover Japanese art and ceramics in this special exhibition about Frank Brangwyn. Free but booking is essential.

Creative Kids: Celebration Of Colour

Play, make and get hands on with Creative Kids, a regular session for under 5s at the William Morris Gallery. In partnership with Lloyd Park Children's Centre. At this event, enjoy abstract painting activities looking at colour, marking the Hindu festival of Holi. Free but booking is essential.

Creative Kids: Peacock And Dragon

Play, make and get hands on with Creative Kids, a regular session for under 5s at the William Morris Gallery In partnership with Lloyd Park Children's Centre. At this event, have a go at weaving and explore Morris's iconic woven textile, Peacock and Dragon. Free event but booking is essential.

Thu 12 Jan 2017

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Family Day: Artist In Residence

There's a Family Day at the William Morris Gallery on the last Saturday of the month. A free, drop-in event for families with children of all ages. In January, our artist in residence is creating new work inspired by William Morris and the Gallery's collection. Explore the themes and techniques of the residency.

Wed 28 Dec

Free / 020 8496 4390

Family Day: Japanese Art

There's a Family Day on the last Saturday of the month at the William Morris Gallery. Free, drop-in event for families with children of all ages. In February, the Family Day has a Japanese theme inspired by the Frank Brangwyn exhibition at the Gallery. Frank Brangwyn was a huge fan of Japanese art and craft and collected…

Sat 25 Feb 2017

Free / 020 8496 4390

Family Day: William Morris's Birthday

There's a Family Day on the last Saturday of the month at the William Morris Gallery. They are free, drop-in events for families with children of all ages. William Morris was born on 24 March 1834. In March, help the Gallery to celebrate the life of this amazing man by making craft gifts inspired by contemporary British…

Sat 25 Mar 2017

Free / 020 8496 4390

Letterpress Printing Workshop

For those feeling inspired by the political posters in A World To Win, the Victoria and Albert Museum exhibition at the William Morris Gallery. This very special workshop offers the opportunity to create your own posters with the help of local letterpress workshop Paekakariki Press. Explore William Morris's interest in…

Sat 21 Jan 2017

Free / 020 8496 4390

London Children's Book Swap

Is your family looking for new stories to read? Bring along a story book you've enjoyed to the William Morris Gallery and swap it for someone else's recommended read. A great way to discover something new! Enjoy hands-on activities inspired by William Morris's favourite stories. Free, drop in at any time.

Sat 11 Feb 2017

Free / 020 8496 4390

Sheer Pleasure: Frank Brangwyn And The Art Of Japan

A rare chance to view Frank Brangwyn's collection of Japanese art, including prints by Hokusai and Hiroshige. Marking the 150th anniversary of Brangwyn's birth, Sheer Pleasure examines the influence of Japanese art on his work, his relationship with Japanese artists and his ill-fated plans for an art gallery in Tokyo.

Sat 4 Feb 2017

Sun 5 Feb 2017

Mon 6 Feb 2017

…and 97 more dates until 14 May 2017

Winter Warmer

An afternoon of magical entertainment in the William Morris Gallery and Lloyd Park: craft activities inspired by Coralie Bickford-Smith's The Fox and The Star, music from Walthamstow- based JGL Singers and festive food and drink. Drop in any time (1.30pm - 3.30pm outside entertainment). In partnership with the Friends of…

Sun 18 Dec

Free / 020 8496 4390

A World To Win: Posters Of Protest And Revolution

From the Suffragette campaigns of the early twentieth century to the Arab Spring, political activists around the world have used posters to mobilise, educate and organise. Presenting a century of posters agitating for political change, A World To Win looks at the defining features of protest graphics. With powerful images…

Wed 28 Dec

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