When

  • 11 December 2017
18:30 -21:00

Ticketing info

Tickets: £25 / £22.50*. Ticket price includes drawing materials and paper. Suitable for 18+

Door open at 18:45, starts at 19:00 and finishes at 21:00

*Tower Hamlets residents, students, unwaged, under 25s, HRP and Art Macabre members

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Echoes and Shadows

Explore chiaroscuro techniques with guest artist Frank Gambino. Capture shadows and sketch England's finest example of Norman architecture inside the Romanesque chapel of St John the Evangelist in the White Tower. Illuminated figures from the Tower's past will pose within its walls. This event is sure to be a magical and atmospheric drawing experience, with live music from Carmen Mon Oxide.

About Art Macabre

Art Macabre injects a lethal dose of theatricality and curiosity into drawing by creating immersive drawing events in unique spaces that bring together elements of narrative, performance, music and theatrical themes.

Thanks to Koh-I-Noor for providing materials.

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