Gallery Talk Look Behind ‘The Friends’ and ‘Athi Vishesha: Extra Special II’

Gallery Talk Look Behind ‘The Friends’ and ‘Athi Vishesha: Extra Special II’

6 Sunday, 12pm–12.30pm
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Have you ever wondered what is behind an artwork? Sometimes artists work in interesting ways to leave us clues about their artistic thinking and the times in which they were working.

Every Sunday from 12pm to 12.30pm our curatorial team will talk about what is hidden behind ‘Athi Vishesha (Extra Special)’ by Pradeep Thalawatta. They will also ask questions about what is behind ‘The Friends’ by George Keyt as an artwork of significant historical value.

Catch the Curator’s Tour from 11am to 12pm before this special event.

Onsite

Curator’s Tour

with Ritchell Marcelline

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Gallery Talk

‘Artists in Exile’ with Sandev Handy

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Gallery Talk

‘Marriage, Osariya, and the Sri Lankan Woman’ with Dr. Asha Abeyasekera and Dr. Darshi Thoradeniya

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Workshop

‘Art with Family’ with Collective of Contemporary Artists (CoCA) (all ages)

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Gallery Talk

‘Artists in Exile’ with Sandev Handy

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Workshop

‘Art with Family’ with Collective of Contemporary Artists (CoCA) (all ages)

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Workshop

Visual Journaling with Safiya Sideek (for ages 18 and above)

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Workshop

Botanical Drawing with Sanath Herath (for ages 16 and above)

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Workshop

Visual Journaling with Safiya Sideek (for ages 18 and above)

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Workshop

Sewing and Embroidery with Hema Shironi and Shahdia Jamaldeen (for ages 16 and above)

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‘(Y)our Story’ with Jake Oorloff (15–18 yrs)

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Botanical Drawing with Sanath Herath

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The Power of Humour

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The Power of Community

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‘Let’s Build an Eco-brick’ with the Pearl Protectors

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Sewing and Embroidery with Shahdia Jamaldeen and Sabeen Omar

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Sketching with Urban Sketchers Colombo

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‘The Politics of Speech’ with Shannon Misso

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For Kids

Puzzle Day

(all ages)

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Puzzle Day

(all ages)

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Puzzle Day

(all ages)

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Puzzle Day

(all ages)

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For Educators

Gallery Talk

‘Artists in Exile’ with Sandev Handy

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Workshop

‘Art with Family’ with Collective of Contemporary Artists (CoCA) (all ages)

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Workshop

Visual Journaling with Safiya Sideek (for ages 18 and above)

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Workshop

Botanical Drawing with Sanath Herath (for ages 16 and above)

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Upcoming Programmes

December 18

Curator’s Tour

with Ritchell Marcelline

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December 11

Curator’s Tour

with Sharmini Pereira

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December 10

Gallery Talk

‘Artists in Exile’ with Sandev Handy

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