Friday 20 November 2015, 9.45 – 16.30
The Dance Within Us: Live Drawing Workshop (*SOLD OUT)
Live drawing at the Liverpool Empire 09.45 with the performance at Tate Liverpool 13.30.
Join the English National Ballet for an exclusive live drawing workshop that focuses on capturing the dancer’s body in motion during a ballet class.
Visual artist Heidi Wigmore will start the morning with an open discussion on the nature of live drawing and the different skills required to capture the moving body.
Then enter the Liverpool Empire auditorium as English National Ballet dancers take their daily ballet class, for a drawing session with a unique viewpoint, followed by a one off opportunity to draw the dancers performing a duet in the heart of the exhibition, An Imagined Museum, at Tate Liverpool; part of the gallery’s Works to Learn by Heart season, 20 November 2015 – 14 February 2016.
Includes professional feedback on the work created and refreshments.
Suitable for ages 16+.
Open Level (Previous live drawing experience may be advantageous).
Participants must bring their own dry drawing materials.
This event is related to the exhibition Works to Know by Heart: An Imagined Museum