Drawing dance and movement, a long-time favourite, continues. Let’s draw professional dancers as they perform. In the end, every drawer will receive their own personal dance performance. The session is hosted by art educator Tero Hytönen.
See the world from fresh creative angles and discover new drawing techniques in a relaxed workshop held onsite in the EMMA’s exhibition space. The workshops are open to budding artists of all skill levels from beginners to advanced. Participation and materials are included in the museum admission. No advance registration is required.
Sat 1st Feb at 1 pm – 2:30 pm
We will draw melting ice on a dark background with white drawing instruments and examine how light can be depicted.
Sat 7th Mar at 1 pm – 2:30 pm
We will explore what pushing, pulling, carrying and lifting do to the body and how these powers can be conveyed in a drawing.
Sat 11th Apr at 1 pm – 2:30 pm
Let’s draw professional dancers as they perform. In the end, every drawer will receive their own personal dance performance.
Sat 9 May at 1 pm – 2:30 pm
We will draw outdoors and find drawing instruments from nature.
EMMA Talks: In Conversation with Tacita Dean
Curator Ingrid Orman in conversation with artist Tacita Dean. The discussion covers the background of the exhibition and the themes of the artist’s work. The discussion is in English.
Queer guided tour
The Queer guided tour is an alternative way of experiencing the Touch collection exhibition. Central themes of the tour include gender and sexuality diversity, the body, identity, otherness and hospitality. Duration 45 minutes.