Southampton City Art Gallery

Southampton City Art Gallery
Civic Centre, Commercial Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 7LP
  • Box office 023 8083 4536
  • General enquiries 023 8083 3007
  • Opening times Mon–Fri 10am–3pm; Sat 10am–5pm
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  • Website www.southamptoncityartgallery.com
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Events at this venue

There are 15 events at this location

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Christmas Cards!

Create some extra special Christmas cards using mixed media and printmaking techniques. A lovely way to experiment with different materials or to simply make time to be creative together, this family workshop is designed to be enjoyed by adults and children alike. You will take away a set of six cards with you at the end…

Sat 11 Dec

£7.50 / 023 8083 4536

Christmas Present Sack

Make sure Father Christmas knows exactly where to leave your presents this year. Join us to decorate and personalise a hessian sack ready to leave out on Christmas eve. Sessions will last approximately 1 hour, session times available are as follows: 10.15am - 11.15am 11.45am - 12.45pm 1.30pm - 2.30pm We want to make your…

Sat 18 Dec

Children £7 / 023 8083 4536

Clay Pumpkins - Family Workshop

Discover the infinitely satisfying art of clay and create a stunning Halloween decoration to boot at this family workshop, designed to be enjoyed by adults and children alike. We recommend a minimum age of five for this session. Session times are as follows: 10am - 11:30am 12:30pm - 2pm 2:30pm - 4pm Both adults and…

Thu 28 Oct

£7.50 / 023 8083 4536

Clay Spooky Scenes - Family Workshop

Create a brilliant spooky scene from clay at this seasonal workshop. A lovely way to experiment with new techniques, or to simply make time to be creative together, this family workshop is designed to be enjoyed by adults and children alike. We recommend a minimum age of five for this session. N.B: This session was…

Fri 29 Oct

£7.50 / 023 8083 4536

Crafty Christmas Decorations

Get crafty and creative to make a set of three fun and fabulous tree decorations using mixed media in the beautiful setting of Southampton City Art Gallery’s main hall. Suitable for age 4yrs+ This workshop with run at the following times during the day: 10am - 11am 11.30am - 12.30pm 1.30pm - 2.30pm We want to make your…

Tue 21 Dec

£6 / 023 8083 4536

Defining Movements - Online Talk with Tim Craven

Join artist, curator and lecturer Tim Craven to explore defining movements in British Modern Art - from Impressionism to World War I - through works represented in our collection, This talk is part of a series of lectures providing an engaging and accessible overview of a 100 years of art history; from Impressionism to…

Thu 28 Oct

£6.50 per device / 023 8083 4536

Constructivism to Minimalism

Thu 4 Nov

£6.50 per device / 023 8083 4536

From Land Art to the YBAs

Discover Paula Rego, an Online Talk with Abi Kremer

An uncompromising artist of extraordinary imaginative power, Paula Rego has revolutionised the way in which women are represented in art. You can see over a 100 of her works on show at Tate Britain until 24 October this year as part of a major retrospective and we are also delighted to have her work represented in our…

Thu 9 Dec

Tickets start at £4.50 per device / 023 8083 4536

DIY Elf on a Shelf! (4yrs+)

We missed a year, but you can’t keep a cheeky elf down! Back for its fourth year this workshop has become a Gallery tradition. Make your very own mischievous elf in time for December 1st. We want to make your visit as enjoyable and safe as possible. Due to Covid 19 restrictions, anyone attending a workshop will need to…

Sat 27 Nov

£7 / 023 8083 4536

Introduction to Watercolour with Emma Morrisey

In this course you will learn the basics of working with watercolour to create a still life painting, including colour mixing, brush techniques, composition & underpainting. Taught by local artist & tutor Emma Morrissey, who will guide you through each step of the process in a fun & relaxed day of creativity.

Sat 29 Jan 2022

£35 / 023 8083 4536

Life Drawing with Brian Reynolds

We are delighted that our monthly life drawing classes with Brian Reynolds are back! Work at your own pace with individual feedback and tuition on hand as required from tutor Brian Reynolds in these relaxed and friendly sessions You are very welcome to bring your own drawing materials, although we will supply the basics.

Sat 6 Nov

Sold out / 023 8083 4536

Sat 8 Jan 2022

£40 / 023 8083 4536

Macramé Snowflakes - Adult Workshop

Learn the beautiful art of macramé and create wire snowflakes perfect for decorating your home. You will have the option to embellish your designs with beads.. Help and guidance from artist Liza Morgan. All materials will be provided. We want to make your visit as enjoyable and safe as possible. Due to Covid 19…

Fri 17 Dec

£25 / 023 8083 4536

Macramé Wreaths - Adult Workshop

Create a beautiful macramé and willow Christmas wreath suitable for indoor or outdoor use. Pre-made willow wreaths will be provided. You will be taught how to add macramé and then have the opportunity to add a festive touch with decorative natural materials. All materials will be provided. Help and guidance from artist…

Sat 4 Dec

£30 / 023 8083 4536

Winter Watercolour Advent Calendars

Back by popular demand, these gorgeous calendars are great fun to make. Explore and experiment with new techniques using watercolour and inks. This workshop will run from 10am through to 1pm and is suitable for those aged 8yrs+. For this event you are welcome to leave your 8 year old with us, or if you would like to stay…

Sat 20 Nov

Free (Children £13) / 023 8083 4536

Wire Reindeer

This popular festive wire workshop skipped a year but is back as we love making reindeer. Try your hand at wire and create a reindeer figure, red nose optional! We want to make your visit as enjoyable and safe as possible. Due to Covid 19 restrictions anyone attending a workshop will need to have a ticket prior to the…

Fri 10 Dec

£25 / 023 8083 4536

The Young Ones - Art Club for 7-13 year olds

The Young Ones is back! Join artist Harriet Bilton at our monthly art club to experiment with different art materials, processes and ideas; inspired by the Gallery's collection and the exhibitions on show. You are welcome to drop your child off for this session, or to stay and enjoy it with them. We are still carefully…

Sat 15 Jan 2022

Children £12 / 023 8083 4536

Sat 12 Feb 2022

Children £12 / 023 8083 4536

Sat 12 Mar 2022

Children £12 / 023 8083 4536

…and 2 more dates until 14 May 2022