Morley College and Morley Gallery

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Morley College is one of London's largest providers of adult education. In addition to our extensive range of part-time day, evening and weekend courses we run a busy programme of events, concerts, performances, family activities and exhibitions throughout the year.

Our professional exhibition space, Morley Gallery, is open to the public and hosts exhibitions showcasing the talents on Morley staff and students as well as exhibitions by independent artists and external organisations.

Venue Type:

Gallery, Library

Opening hours

Opening hours vary. Visitors are advised to visit www.morleycollege.ac.uk to check before visiting.

Admission charges

Free

Getting there

By train: The nearest underground stations are Lambeth North (3 minute walk) and Waterloo (10 minute walk)

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
The Engine Room

The Engine Room | International Sound Art Exhibition

  • 12 May — 12 June 2015 *on now

The Engine Room 2015 exhibition will showcase work by emerging sound artists from around the world and will also feature a specially commissioned piece by established sound artist Janek Schaefer.
Works have been selected from entries to The Engine Room International Sound Art Competition, which seeks to engage with emerging artists and promote work within this field. During the exhibition, selected works will be judged by an expert panel including electroacoustic composer, Professor Simon Emmerson and established artists, composers and performers, Ray Lee and Mira Calex.

Admission

Free

Website

http://www.morleycollege.ac.uk/gallery

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
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Penny Lecture | Gardening without Boundaries

  • 27 May 2015 6:30-8pm

Come on a journey to discover the secret world of guerrilla gardening and hear tales of the motivations, obstacles and unexpected consequences of transforming forgotten patches of land into beautiful adopted gardens. Richard Reynolds, blogger and author of ‘On Guerrilla Gardening,’ charts the growing community of Guerrilla Gardeners across the world and speaks of his own experience of gardening without boundaries.

Admission

Tickets 1p on the door. Please arrive early to secure your place.

Website

http://ww.morleycollege.ac.uk/pennylectures

Morley Chamber Orchestra

Morley Chamber Orchestra

  • 11 June 2015 7:45-9:30pm

Join us for an evening of music celebrating Morley's astonishing musical legacy across 125 years.
Featured will be work by two of Britain’s most distinguished senior living composers, Harrison Birtwistle and Hugh Wood both of whom taught at Morley College. An earlier generation will also be represented by Gustav Holst, one time Director of Music and his colleague Cecil Coles, who was tragically killed in the 1st World War. The centrepiece will be the Piano Concerto in A minor by Dora Bright. The orchestra and British pianist Samantha Ward will perform the concerto for this special concert.

Admission

£8 full price, £10 concessions. Tickets available on the door. Please arrive early to secure your place.

Website

http://www.morleycollege.ac.uk/events

Morley Morsels

Morley Morsels

  • 19 June 2015 10am-7:30pm

Have you ever wanted to try your hand at acting, recreate the sounds of the carnival or write your family history? Now is your chance to try something new with a day of free one-hour taster sessions at Morley College in celebration of Adult Learners’ Week.
Morley College has been helping adults in London to learn new skills, develop existing talents or improve their employment opportunities for 125 years. We provide a diverse range of over 500 courses to over 10,000 adults every year. Come along to Morley Morsels for a taste of what’s on offer!

Suitable for

  • 18+

Admission

Free to attend, booking essential. Please sign up for your chosen taster sessions by visiting our website.

Website

http://www.morleycollege.ac.uk/morleymorsels

Getting there

By train: The nearest underground stations are Lambeth North (3 minute walk) and Waterloo (10 minute walk)

Morley College and Morley Gallery
61 Westminster Bridge Road
London
Greater London
SE1 7HT
England

Website

Exhibitions and events

www.morleycolege.ac.uk

www.morleycollege.ac.uk/events

E-mail

For all event enquiries

events@morleycollege.ac.uk

For general College enquiries

enquiries@morleycollege.ac.uk

Telephone

020 7450 1826

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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