Southampton City Art Gallery

Southampton City Art Gallery
Civic Centre, Commercial Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 7LP
  • Box office 023 8083 4536
  • General enquiries 023 8083 3007
  • Opening times Mon–Fri 10am–3pm; Sat 10am–5pm
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  • Website www.southamptoncityartgallery.com
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Events at this venue

There are 23 events at this location

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Art And Ecology: Ink and Acrylic Workshop with Abi Kremer In Response to Kurt Jackson

Explore and celebrate some wildlife and landscape that have meaning for you in this experimental mixed media workshop led by Abi Kremer in response to our latest exhibition: Kurt Jackson's Biodiversity. You will spend the morning sketching in Kurt Jackson's stimulating exhibition, and later in the Gallery workshop create…

Sat 1 Oct

£35 / 023 8083 4536

Art School: Age 10+ – Character Illustration

Art School is for those who love being creative and learning fantastic new artistic techniques. Led by our expert team you will explore art, have fun and make some fabulous works of art! Tuesday 23 August: ZINE MAKING: Make a zine about your interests / passions through experimenting with different art materials. Please…

Wed 24 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 023 8083 4536

Art School: Age 10+ – Crest Design

Art School is for those who love being creative and learning fantastic new artistic techniques. Led by our expert team you will explore art, have fun and make some fabulous works of art! Tuesday 23 August: ZINE MAKING: Make a zine about your interests / passions through experimenting with different art materials. Please…

Thu 25 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 023 8083 4536

Art School: Age 10+ – Zines

Art School is for those who love being creative and learning fantastic new artistic techniques. Led by our expert team you will explore art, have fun and make some fabulous works of art! Tuesday 23 August: ZINE MAKING: Make a zine about your interests / passions through experimenting with different art materials. Please…

Tue 23 Aug

£50 / 023 8083 4536

Art School: Age 7-11yrs - MINI THEATRES

Art School is for those who love being creative and learning fantastic new artistic techniques. Led by our expert team you will explore art, have fun and make some fabulous works of art! Wednesday 17 August: SHADOW BOXES: Recycling fun creating amazing dioramas and shadow boxes from old books. Thursday 18 August: MINI…

Thu 18 Aug

Children £20 / 023 8083 4536

Art School: Age 7-11yrs - SHADOW BOXES

Art School is for those who love being creative and learning fantastic new artistic techniques. Led by our expert team you will explore art, have fun and make some fabulous works of art! Wednesday 17 August: SHADOW BOXES: Recycling fun creating amazing dioramas and shadow boxes from old books. Thursday 18 August: MINI…

Wed 17 Aug

£30 / 023 8083 4536

Create A Christmas Painting In Watercolour & Pastel: Workshop with Emma Morrissey

Get creative in this festive workshop where you will learn / refresh the basics of watercolour including colour mixing, paint/water ratio & composition; as well as how to incorporate pastel to add the finishing touches to your paintings in a festive theme! You'll be taught by experienced fine artist & tutor Emma…

Sat 26 Nov

£35 / 023 8083 4536

Creative Clay Animals - A Family Workshop

Come along to our popular clay workshops - where everyone who is booked gets to have a go! We will be sculpting animals out of clay, real or imaginary or even your own pet, the choice is yours! Any animal goes! Remember to book early as these workshops are popular! We recommend a minimum age of 5 years old for this…

Thu 18 Aug

£7.50 / 023 8083 4536

Exhibit your Art! - FREE 2D and 3D Workshops for Ages 7 up!

Calling Young Artists! Join us to create your very own masterpiece for our Young People's Open Exhibtion which will be on display here at the Gallery from October 2022. Taking the theme of 'culture' as our inspiration, we'll be exploring what this means to you; from your favourite food to your hobbies to what music you…

Sat 20 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 023 8083 4536

Exploring Drawing In Pencil, Pastel And Pen: Six Week Course with Emma Morrissey

Explore drawing in pencil, pastel & pen at this relaxed and friendly course; suitable for beginners and those looking to refresh their skills. Each week we will learn the basics of drawing skills including mark making & blending techniques in mediums such as graphite, pastel & pen. You'll also learn about the…

Wed 14 Sep

£130 / 023 8083 4536

Life Drawing with Brian Reynolds

Join our monthly life drawing classes with Brian Reynolds. Work at your own pace with individual feedback and tuition on hand as required from Brian in these relaxed and friendly sessions You are very welcome to bring your own drawing materials, although we will supply the basics.  The day will run 11am - 4pm with a lunch…

Sat 10 Sep

£40 / 023 8083 4536

Sat 8 Oct

£40 / 023 8083 4536

Sat 5 Nov

£40 / 023 8083 4536

Sat 3 Dec

£40 / 023 8083 4536

Linocut Day with Katherine Anteney

Join Linocut artist Katherine Anteney for this one day workshop learning all about the basics of linocutting. During the day you will learn how to plan your image and cut your block with lots of hints and tips along the way to make your cut successful. You will end up with your own mini edition of prints to frame or give…

Wed 31 Aug

£75 / 023 8083 4536

Macrame Plant Pot Holders

Join us to learn the art of macrame and make your own plant pot holders with help and guidance from Liza Morgan at this half day course. All levels of experience welcome and all materials provided. This session is suitable for people aged 12 years and older.

Sat 17 Sep

£28 / 023 8083 4536

Macrame Plant Pot Holders

Join us to learn the art of macrame and make your own plant pot holders with help and guidance from Liza Morgan at this half day course. All levels of experience welcome and all materials provided. This session is suitable for people aged 12 years and older. In the unlikely event of our having to cancel a session, we will…

Wed 17 Aug

£28 / 023 8083 4536

Magical Marionettes

Bring your imagination to life and create your own puppet on a string. Will it dance, will it do a little jig, who knows. Be your own puppet master. We want to make your visit as enjoyable and safe as possible. CHILDREN CANNOT ATTEND WITHOUT AN ADULT. ALL ADULTS NEED A FREE ADULT TICKET. In the unlikely event of our…

Tue 23 Aug

Children £7 / 023 8083 4536

Play With Sculpture: Drawing With Wire

Take a line for a walk and discover drawing with wire to create a wall mountable sculpture inspired by our art collection. This session is designed to be enjoyed by adults and children together and may particularly suit older children and young adults. We will be working with terracotta clay which will harden naturally…

Fri 12 Aug

£7.50 / 023 8083 4536

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Printing Postcards!

Learn the satisfying art of press printing inspired by the colours and shapes in the art gallery. Make multiple postcards of your own creation to take home and send to your friends - or frame them and put them in your own gallery at home! Remember to book early as these workshops are popular! This workshop is running…

Wed 24 Aug

£7.50 / 023 8083 4536

The Saturday Art Club for Adults, with Sarah L Goy: Dates for Autumn 2022

Take time out for yourself, switch your phone off and slow down at our new creative group for grown ups. Each month artist and teacher Sarah L Goy will guide you to discover different media in a relaxing and exploratory way. All are welcome and all materials provided. The focus of these sessions is rest, relaxation and…

Sat 24 Sep

£18 / 023 8083 4536

Saxon Bling!

Inspired by objects in the Hamwic Hoard, we will be creating our own Anglo Saxon bling! Get creative with everyday household items, gems and tin foil! This workshop will last 1 hour and take place in the Art Gallery. This activity is suitable for all ages, but people under the age of 16 years old must be accompanied by an…

Tue 16 Aug

Free / 023 8083 4536

Seasonal Wire Workshops - Christmas Decorations

Try your hand at wire and develop your skills at these seasonal workshops led by artist Liza Morgan. Each class will run 10.30am - 1pm and will be suitable for all levels of ability and those aged 12 years plus. 13 May - Wire Trees 15 July - Wire Flowers 16 September - Wire Leaves 9 December - Wire Christmas Decorations…

Fri 9 Dec

£25 / 023 8083 4536

Seasonal Wire Workshops - Wire Leaves

Try your hand at wire and develop your skills at these seasonal workshops led by artist Liza Morgan. Each class will run 10.30am - 1pm and will be suitable for all levels of ability and those aged 12 years plus. 13 May - Wire Trees 15 July - Wire Flowers 16 September - Wire Leaves 9 December - Wire Christmas Decorations…

Fri 16 Sep

£25 / 023 8083 4536

Wire Christmas Decorations

Try your hand at wire and develop your skills at these seasonal workshops led by artist Liza Morgan. Each class will run 10.30am - 1pm and will be suitable for all levels of ability and those aged 12 years plus. 13 May - Wire Trees 15 July - Wire Flowers 16 September - Wire Leaves 9 December - Wire Christmas Decorations…

Fri 9 Dec

£25 / 023 8083 4536

The Young Ones – Art Club for 7-13 year olds

The Young Ones is back! Join artist Harriet Bilton at our monthly art club to experiment with different art materials, processes and ideas; inspired by the Gallery's collection and the exhibitions on show. You are welcome to drop your child off for this session, or to stay and enjoy it with them. We are still carefully…

Sat 17 Sep

Children £12 / 023 8083 4536

Sat 15 Oct

Children £12 / 023 8083 4536

Sat 19 Nov

Children £12 / 023 8083 4536

Sat 10 Dec

Children £12 / 023 8083 4536