Orleans House Gallery

Monday 21 May 2018
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Artist required for Art Play!
Wednesday 18 April 2018

Artist required for Art Play!

We are seeking an experienced artist to create a large-scale installation piece to be exhibited in the Stables Gallery at Orleans House Gallery from 5 July to 2 September 2018. The exhibition will form part…
New animations celebrate the history of Orleans House
Tuesday 3 April 2018

New animations celebrate the history of Orleans House

The refurbished Orleans House Gallery includes a new interpretation area outside the Octagon Room exploring the history of the site and its former residents. Pride of place are two specially commissioned animations created by animator…
Seeking artwork for Richmond-themed exhibition
Monday 2 April 2018

Seeking artwork for Richmond-themed exhibition

Orleans House Gallery is seeking landscapes and portraits for the forthcoming open exhibition Richmond: People and Places which will take place in the refurbished gallery from 2 June – 19 August 2018.  The vibrant, contemporary open exhibition…

Life Drawing

Life Drawing: Collage
26 April 2018

Life Drawing: Collage

Delivered by artist Karen Pitcairn, this session will focus on building up a figure through collage. Using Matisse as inspiration you’ll complete exercises using scissors and coloured paper to create silhouettes, tonal figures and backgrounds.…

Collection Highlight

A Perspective View of the Palace from the Northside of the Lake, the Green House and the Temple of Arethusa, in the Royal Gardens at Kew

Woollett, William
A Perspective View of the Palace from the Northside of the Lake, the Green House and the Temple of Arethusa, in the Royal Gardens at Kew

Print
Paton Collection

Print of the view of the lake, temple of Arethusa and the palace at Kew (White House) at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew with figures and a large swan in the foreground by Woolett from the 18th century.

Trails

Discover the museums and historic houses of West London with this interactive family scrapbook bursting with fun activities.

Weddings

The newly restored, Grade I Listed Octagon Room is available for civil ceremonies for up to 60 guests. Following the ceremony guests can enjoy a drinks reception in the Octagon Room or on the gallery lawns as pictures are taken against the stunning backdrop of the River Thames and surrounding woodlands.