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April 2015

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Talking Pictures Part 1

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Saturday 25 April 2015 11:00 - 16:00
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

Do you have an eye for dialogue? An ear for colour? Step into the realm of BBC Radio drama and learn from the experts in this exclusive two-part event!


The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery is closed

Sorry We're Closed

Thursday 2 April 2015
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

The Gallery is closed for Easter from 12.30pm on Thursday 2 April. We re-open Wednesday 8th April as normal at 10am. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.


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Happily Ever After? Exploring the Margins in Romany Folktales

Thursday 9 April 2015 18:00
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

Taking inspiration from the current George Morland exhibition and new Romany display, Dr Christine Chettle will explore the subversive elements of folktales within the Roma tradition.


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Life Drawing the Slow Art Way

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Saturday 11 April 2015 13:30 - 16:00
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

This month's life drawing class with Rob Oldfield will take place at a slightly slower pace than usual as the principles of Slow Art Day and taking time to look at art are adopted to by all.


Mitzi Cunliffe in her studio. Image © The Estate of the Artist

PUBLIC ART at The University of Leeds

Wednesday 15 April 2015 14:00 - 16:30
The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery

A Workshop for University Staff and Students


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Chinese Papercutting Workshop

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

Papercuts have decorated Chinese homes for generations; you will not believe the intricate designs that can be produced with only paper and scissors. Join us and try out some of your own patterns!


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

sabgallery: What a lovely afternoon we've had with @LeedsConfucius #papercutting #relaxation

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sabgallery: RT @LeedsConfucius: It's a weekend of workshops here at #Leeds Uni. #Writing, #crafts... we have it all! @sabgallery @LeedsInspired

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sabgallery: RT @LeedsMuseums: The shocking #WW1 memorial by artist #EricGill. Discover more @LeedsArtGallery on 21 April 6-7pm © Alice Evans t.

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