Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Whitechapel Gallery - What's On: Events for families this autumn

What's On
Children & Families

Time to get creative with E17 Puppet Company

Family Day
Sat 29 Oct, 12–4pm
Free entry | Book Now

Clocks, heartbeats, drums, engines…how do we measure time?

Inspired by the major exhibition William Kentridge: Thick Time, join E17 Puppet Company to create a fun shadow theatre, work with artist Monica Rivas Velasquez to make your mark on a giant collaborative drawing and explore the galleries with a brand new Activity Trail. More


Crib Notes: William Kentridge 
Wed 7 Dec, 10am–12pm
Free with exhibition entry | Booking required

Our popular baby-friendly exhibition tours return this December. Join a curator-led guided tour of the exhibition William Kentridge: Thick Time and enjoy refreshments and a chat afterwards. Suitable for parents and carers with infants under 3.

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Activity Trail

William Kentridge: Thick Time
Activity Trail

Available 29 Oct 16–15 Jan 17
Free | Collect from the Whitechapel Gallery Infodesk

Pick up a brand new Activity Trail designed specially for younger visitors by artist Monica Rivas Velasquez to help them explore the exhibition William Kentridge: Thick Time.


Saturday Drawing Workshops 
Saturdays during tem time, 11am–1pm & –4pm | £200 per term
Booking essential

In association with the Royal Drawing School, drawing sessions for young people aged 10–14 take place during term time weekends in our bright and airy studios.

The next term of courses start on 21 January 2017. Registration opens early November.
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