Talk

Walker weekenders

Detail of a portrait painting

'Orange Sash' by Barbara Howey. Detail from a photograph by Jett Loe.

Date:
7 Sep 2014
Time:
1pm
Suitable for:
adults
Booking:
Free drop-in event, no need to book

Join us for an exhibition tour, artist talk or gallery discussion, as we explore the history of the John Moores Painting Prize and its role in contemporary art.

We will have different artists and experts each time, see below for details of each talk:

  • 10 August: Find out more about the exhibition, the selection process and what goes on behind the scenes with the John Moores Project Team.

  • 24 August: Find out more about the exhibition, the selection process and what goes on behind the scenes with the John Moores Project Team.

  • 30 August: Exhibiting artist Jo Berry talks about her painting 'Untitled 2013'.

  • 7 September: Find out more about the exhibition, the selection process and what goes on behind the scenes with the John Moores Project Team.

  • 27 September: Art historian Julie Robson leads an informal discussion about a selection of works from this year’s exhibition.

  • 22 November: Exhibiting artist Rueben Murray talks about his painting 'Sister, Is that You?'.

This event is part of the John Moores Painting Prize 2014 exhibition and our John Moores Painting Prize event series.