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July 2015

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Quentin Bell, Levitating Woman, known as The Dreamer, 1982, ©Oliver Bell. Image ©The University of Leeds

Weekly Public Art Shorts! 01.07.15 - 19.08.15

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Wednesday 1 July 2015 12.45
Meet at The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery unless otherwise stated

Launching on July 1, the Gallery celebrates its new Public Art Trail with a series of lunchtime talks focusing on individual sculptures around the campus.


person practicing tai chi

The Art of Tai Chi

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Saturday 25 July 2015 14:30 - 16:00
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

Join us in this free Tai Chi workshop beneath one of the most iconic sculptures on campus, Keith Wilson’s 'Sign for Art (Stelae 2014)'.


top of A spire sculpture

Public Art and Poetry

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Saturday 18 July 2015 14:00 - 16:00
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

For beginners and more experienced writers alike, this practical workshop will stimulate creative responses to the exciting public art on the Leeds University campus.


marbled paper

Ebru Marbling Workshop

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Saturday 11 July 2015 11:00 - 16:00
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

Marbling: The transformation of colour pigments and oil splashed into a tray of water into something truly beautiful printed onto paper... Come and try it for yourself!


drawing of a woman in repose

Life Drawing with Rob Oldfield

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Saturday 4 July 2015 14:00 - 16:00
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

Join one of our most popular Burton Saturday events with tutor Rob Oldfield in this monthly Life Drawing class.


Paper jewellery bracelet, photograph courtesy of Hayley McColl
Read about all upcoming and past events at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery.

sabgallery: Come and see the University's wonderful art collection in the Gallery and cool down from the heat at the same time. t.co/2EnZE0v4DR

19 hrs ago

sabgallery: Public Art in action at the Ecological Economics conference in the Parkinson Court! #ESEE2015 @UniversityLeeds t.co/Kic6a1EVqT

2 days ago

sabgallery: RT @UoLLibrary: Enjoy art across campus this summer with the new public art trail - collect one from our very own @sabgallery t.co/H

2 days ago

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