Yoga at Portico

Yoga at Portico

YOGA IS BACK!! NEW SEASON, NEW SCHEDULE… Fabulously reviving and nurturing yoga at The Portico Gallery.  Check the information below for times, tutors and prices. The Portico Gallery runs a series of regular Yoga classes – Monday mornings at 6.30, a mid morning class Monday to Friday and four evening classes per week. Our tutors are Felix Price and […]

Shown/Unshown Art & Photography

Shown/Unshown Art & Photography

An exhibition of local therapeutic art – plus photography by Sabine Thoele. Fri 9th October – Private View from 3pm-9pm. The exhibition runs until Fri 16th October inclusive (see viewing times below). Therapeutic Art The exhibition will show work by people who use art as part of their therapeutic expression.  Mental health centres, care homes […]

Qi Gong – not currently available

Qi Gong – not currently available

We are currently not holding Qi Gong classes at the Portico Chi Gong exercises are callisthenic rather than aerobic, focusing on developing strength in the lower body and lightness and grace in the upper body. They are suitable for all ages and levels of fitness and are similar to Tai-chi without the need for years of training £10 per […]

Lambeth Open – CALL FOR ARTISTS

Lambeth Open – CALL FOR ARTISTS

CALL FOR ARTISTS Lambeth Open Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th October 2015 The Portico Gallery is again inviting artists to exhibit here during LAMBETH OPEN 3rd and 4th October 2015 The Portico Gallery has become the favourite place for local artists to exhibit their work, especially during events in West Norwood. In previous years exhibiting at The Portico […]

Can’t Draw

Can’t Draw

There are currently no classes planned for Can’t Draw.  If you would like to partake in a future Can’t Draw class please contact us via: info@porticogallery.org.uk or on 0208 761 7612. Otherwise contact our tutor Chrissy Thirlaway on 07967018514 chrissys.email@talktalk.net   Previous details about Can’t Draw classes: Drawing – at your finger-tips Drawing is the fundamental skill […]

The Portico Singers

The Portico Singers

The Portico Singers with Abigail – Wednesdays 11:45 am for a 12.00pm start and Thursday evenings from 7.30pm – We meet every Wednesday at noon during term time for chai and cheer followed by an hour of singing and then Thursday evenings for choir. It’s an inclusive group where all abilities are welcome and all talents recognised. […]

Chinese Culture Hour

Chinese Culture Hour

We will be hosting a Chinese cultural workshop on Weds 11th March, straight after our Tea Dance. A captivating and interactive hour of fun where you can get an intro to Mahjong and celebrate Chinese New Year! Learn  how to say “Happy New Year” in Mandarin and find out what the new Year of the Sheep has in […]

Tea Dance

Tea Dance

Wednesday 14th January was the first Tea Dance of 2015. The Portico Singers were there to entertain as well as soloists, the singer was Kirsty Bennet (actress, singer, director and Teacher!), a pianist (Andrew Chadney, a professional Musical Director) and a saxophone player (Nick Onley). Great entertainment, great dancing and great company. The next Tea Dance will be […]

Art Installation

Art Installation

  From December 5th The Portico Gallery will be exhibiting a string installation in the main hall by Louisa Loizeau. A word from the artist: “My pieces are influenced by the surrounding architecture; therefore I have generally tried to findas varied and unusual locations as possible. I am interested in the effect that light and […]

Art & Soul.

Art & Soul.

We’ve made a lovely lovely thing for you all, it is an A5 limited edition, informative magazine. It contains up to the minute info on a whole load of local art news as well as some amazing creative writing. We would like your articles, thoughts, poems, reviews or suggestions for the next one which is […]

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