A contemporary art gallery in beautiful gardens with a fully licensed pop-up bar and cafe
JAKE ATTREE: IN SEARCH OF THE KEY
Exhibition & Residency – until 28 Jan 2018
THIS WEEK’S OPENING TIMES
Thu – Sun 11am-5pm
Cardamom & Dill
This week we are in Turkey with Cardamom and Dill’s culinary residency, serving
Accompanied by Turkish flatbreads and finished with revani, a deliciously moist semolina sponge cake in syrup
Jake Attree Drawing Workshop
Tue 21 Nov 10am-4pm, £60 including materials
Jake Attree Artist Appointments
Wed 22 Nov, from 11am. Book an hour’s appointment with Jake next Wednesday for £10.
Movement Workshop by Mimesis
We are pleased to present a ‘Creative Movement Workshop’ on the 3rd of December by David Aldred and Shrikant Subramaniam, who together perform as Mimesis.
Bharatanatyam is resolutely a global dance language which has its roots in the Indian Subcontinent. Come and explore some of the moves of this dance language through a creative movement workshop for Adults , families and young people. You will also explore some creative movements and yoga to the sounds of an electronic guitar and percussive rhythms and beats.
The workshop is suitable for adults and children (above 5 years old – no age restrictions for adults!)
Time : 3:30 to 5 pm with a break in between.
Fee: Adult £8, Child £4, Family ticket (2 + 2) £20
Figure It In
Thu 30 Nov, from 6pm. £10
Introducing our new, alternative monthly life drawing sessions. Presented by Sarina del Fuego, these elegant evenings feature professional models creating dynamic poses (ranging from one to thirty minutes) that will inspire and challenge. All welcome – from beginners upwards. Join us for an accepting environment of nude and draped art modelling in the decadent surroundings of the School House Gallery with a great soundtrack on the radiogram and an elegant selection of drinks at the pay bar. Register your interest.
An Evening of Rivers
Sat 9 Dec, 7pm. Free admission.
Artist Jake Attree, poet Robert Powell and film-maker Ben Pugh present an evening of poetry, film and stories inspired by York’s two rivers, Ouse and Foss. Hear about and discuss ‘River Poems’ (shortlisted for the York Culture Awards) – a book, exhibition, and film created collaboratively by the three artists over an 18-month period.
Jake Attree Artist Appointments
Book an hour-long session with Jake Attree and use the opportunity to discuss artistic approaches, gain technical tips or mentoring advice, receive some ‘portfolio surgery’ or engage in a conversation.
Artist Appointments are now available between 10am and 3pm on the following dates:
Wednesday 22 Nov
Friday 1 Dec Friday 8 Dec Friday 15 Dec
Friday 26 Jan 2018 Saturday 27 Jan 2018
£10 pp per hour. Call Robert on 07766 656030 or email to check availability and book a slot.
Jake Attree Workshops
These workshops are suitable for all levels and run from 10am until 4pm. The price includes welcome refreshments and all materials.
Oil Pastel Workshops – £60
Saturday 4 November Saturday 2 December
Oil Painting Workshops – £70
Saturday 11 November Saturday 9 December
Drawing Workshops – £60
Tuesday 21 November Saturday 20 January 2018
Call Robert on 07766 656030 or email to book a workshop place.
Dance Workshop – £20
Sunday 3 December 3.30-5pm.
Join Shrikant Subramaniam for a dance and movement workshop. Shrikant has been performing, teaching and conducting workshops in Bharatanatyam (a dance language) for over two decades. A passionate dancer, he has worked his way through the evolutionary processes from performance to instruction to composition. Shrikant has performed extensively in India, United States, Hong Kong, Great Britain and Australia.
LUNCHTIME FOOD: A WALK IN PROVENCE
NOW IN STOCK: HOME FROM HOME CATALOGUES
We are currently stocking the beautiful catalogue of ‘Home From Home’, an exhibition of international ceramicists currently on show at Contemporary Applied Arts in London. The CAA invited Robert to write a catalogue essay for Home From Home, which appears alongside an essay by David Whiting and profiles of each of the twenty-five participating artists. Catalogues will hopefully be available to purchase in the gallery shortly. Catalogues are £10.
About the New School House Gallery
Paula Jackson and Robert Teed co-founded The New School House Gallery in 2009 and have curated over 40 exhibitions and projects across a wide range of disciplines and media, working with over 400 artists and makers. ‘The 21st century curator is a catalyst – a bridge between the local and the global… The possibility of enlightenment comes from embracing chance’ (Hans Ulrich Obrist).
The New School House Gallery, Peasholme Green, York, YO1 7PW
Tel: 07766 656030