Dancing through Degas-llery

Uncover: Life-drawing from dance

Sunday 25 March, 11am–4pm

Pigott Education Centre Foyer

John Close


Please note: Uncover workshops are for young people aged 15–19. It is essential that all participants under the age of 18 provide a completed and signed consent form

Collaborate with artist John Close in this experimental drawing workshop influenced by Degas’s observations of dancers.

Absorb yourself in the movements of a live dancer to create dynamic drawings of your own. Ideal for those of you keen to grow your drawing portfolio.

Please note, if you are under the age of 18 you must provide a consent form signed by a parent or guardian to participate. 

Uncover workshops

Collaborate with artists and makers in our hands-on creative sessions and investigate ideas, develop new skills, and uncover our collection.

Uncover workshops are for 15 to 19-year-olds, led by professional artists, makers and practitioners to connect you to the creative industries.