Events

West Wednesday | January

Wed 28 January 2015 6:30pm – 8:30pm

An art walk featuring: Curator's tour of Young Gods 2015 at Griffin Gallery Curator's tour of WANDERLUST  featuring Arthur Lanyon, Sarah Shaw, Sadie Weis & Tahnee Lonsdale at Lacey Contemporary, 8 Clarendon Cross,…

Space for Creation

Wed 10 December 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Griffin Gallery will be hosting ‘Space for Creation’, a panel discussion about the impact of space on creation and artistic practice.  We are particularly interested in having a conversation about the effect that studio…

Dean Reynolds Open Studio

Wed 12 November 2014 5:00pm – 8:00pm

Winner of Griffin Art Prize North America 2014, Dean Reynolds, will host an open studio after his six week residency at The Studio Building.

The Role of Expression in Contemporary Art

Tue 4 November 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

In what promises to be a thought provoking event, Ian Rosenfeld, gallery director at Rosenfeld Porcini, art critic and curator Paul Carey-Kent and artist and writer Nick Malone will discuss ‘The Role of Expression in Contemporary Art’. Should…

Mr. Turner Panel Discussion

Sun 2 November 2014 1:00pm – 4:30pm

Screening of film followed by panel discussion at The Gate Picturehouse, Notting Hill Join us for an exclusive screening of Mike Leigh’s Cannes award-winning film, Mr. Turner this Autumn, a portrait of the artist Joseph M. W. Turner…

Inside Out Festival | Interpreting London Landmarks

Wed 22 October 2014 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Booking essential – please book here. (An administration fee of £10 will be charged for no shows, or cancellation without 24 hours prior notice)   A free art workshop led by artist Ben Phillips and hosted by Griffin Gallery The…

Madder | Artistic Process Workshop

Wed 8 October 2014 3:00pm – 8:30pm

Luke George and Elizabeth Rose | Winners of Griffin Art Prize 2013 3.00 – 6.00 pm: The day will begin with a presentation from George and Rose about the drawing process which underpins their painting practice. Paticipants will then be invited into the studio…

PaintUnion | Kate Hawkins & Sarah Kate Wilson

Tue 30 September 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

PaintUnion are delighted to welcome Kate Hawkins and Sarah Kate Wilson to discuss their practices at the Griffin Gallery. Sarah Kate Wilson aims to destabilise the tradition of painting, of which a static object hung on a wall is typical.…

Madder | Pigment Making Workshop

Wed 24 September 2014 3:00pm – 8:30pm

Luke George and Elizabeth Rose | Winners of Griffin Art Prize 2013 3.00 – 6.00 pm: The day will begin with a presentation from George and Rose on the pigment Rose Madder and the process which underpins their painting practice.   In particular, the…

The Art Insider | How To Get Ahead In The Art World

Tue 16 September 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

The Art Insider and Griffin Gallery are delighted to offer a series of professional development seminars for artists. TICKETS: £10.00 This seminar has been developed by Trudie Stephenson of The Art Insider  to provide the skills necessary to navigate…

Madder Private View

Wed 10 September 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Luke George and Elizabeth Rose | Griffin Art Prize Winners 2013 George and Rose, who are both a couple and united artistic force, present their solo show at Griffin Gallery; the result of six months intense investigation into the particular properties of…

Perfectionism | Finnisage

Fri 29 August 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Closing party for our show, Perfectionism. Curator Becca Pelly-Fry will announce some of the artists who will be taking part in PERFECTIONISM (Part II.) Please RSVP to info@griffingallery.co.uk

Perfectionism | Panel Discussion

Tue 12 August 2014 6:30pm – 1:00am

Panel discussion on the topic of 'perfectionism' featuring 

West Wednesday | July

Wed 16 July 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

An art walk Featuring Perfectionism at Griffin Gallery and a tour of ACAVA’s Art Studios Presentations by ACAVA artists Haroob Mullick and Brian Sayers. Griffin Gallery and ACAVA are happy to announce the launch of the first…
Griffin Gallery and London Sculpture Workshop, LSW, are happy to announce their collaborative drawing and sculpture workshop on Thursday 19th June. To coincide with the exhibition at Griffin Gallery, ‘Drawing Into Sculpture’, we will be creating an all…

West Wednesday | June

Wed 18 June 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

An art walk Featuring: Drawing Into Sculpture at Griffin Gallery A Tour of Bridget Riley’s ACAVA Studio  Presentations by artists Barbara Nicholls and Epoh Beech Griffin Gallery and ACAVA are happy to announce the launch of the…

Bosse & Baum in discussion with Lauren Kelly

Tue 20 May 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Lana Bountakidou and Alexandra Warder, forming the curatorial collective Bosse & Baum, deliver immersive art installations, exhibitions and experiences of emerging contemporary art and support young art practitioners with their artistic practice. Bountakidou and Warder will be in the gallery…

Archaeologies | In Conversation

Wed 14 May 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Michelle Lee Medjeral-Thomas, founder and Chief Curator of the Contemporary London, will be here on this evening in conversation with three of the artists from the exhibition she curated at Griffin Gallery, ‘Archaeologies’. ‘Archaeologies’ opens with…
Winners of GAP 2013, Luke George and Elizabeth Rose will talk about the research they undertook prior to beginning their six month residency in the Studio Building.

PaintUnion | Cornelia Baltes & Sean Penlington

Tue 29 April 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

PaintUnion is pleased to welcome Sean Penlington and Cornelia Baltes to speak at our next discussion evening. Penlington and Baltes will be giving a talk about their recent work within the context of the expanded field of painting. Sean Penlington…

Engine ChatChat Open Crit

Wed 9 April 2014 6:30am – 8:30am

Engine ChatChat is a facilitated peer crit where artists can share ideas, ask questions and get feedback from a small group of peers. An informal atmosphere and constructive conversation is encouraged. This is a dedicated space to think about and…

Q-Art Open Crit

Sat 29 March 2014

Q-Art is a student/graduate run organisation that aims to break down the barriers to art education and contemporary art. They produce books, videos, workshops, and run a programme of monthly Open Crits across art colleges and gallery spaces in…

Open Studio | Jonathan Kelly

Wed 5 March 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Jonathan, a graduate of Wimbledon College of Art in London, is the winner of the West London Art Prize 2013, an opportunity organized by FACK! (Forum for Artists in Chelsea and Kensington) and supported by Griffin Gallery, Winsor & Newton, Liquitex…

Alf Löhr + Barbara Nicholls In Conversation

Thu 27 February 2014 6:30pm – 8:30pm

‘Water + Colour’ artists, Alf Loehr and Barbara Nicholls discuss their work in the context of the current exhibition, in conversation with the Curator and Gallery Director, Becca Pelly-Fry. Since the early 1990s, Alf Löhr has focussed…