Open Day at the Kunsthaus in Zurich – free entrance 27th October 2012 – Tag der Offenen Tur

This coming Saturday 27th October is a special day at the Kunsthaus in Zurich as they are having an open day for which they are laying on a special programme featuring particular exhibits, guided tours throughout the building, previews of the new extension, music, readings and quizzes and lots more! You can even take a peek behind the scenes of the gallery itself. What’s more – entrance is free!   Don’t miss a great day out for the whole family!

For more information (in German only as this does not appear on the English version of the webiste) click here: And for a programme of the day’s events (also in German) click here:programmheft_tag_der_offenen_tuer2012

Photo: Kunsthaus Zurich

Art Workshops in English near Zurich

Fancy trying your hand at painting? Be inspired! Image

The art studio in Egg is opening on September 3rd. New this season:

– experienced artist, printmaker and teacher, Paula Henihan, is joining Bridget Wilkin to teach new classes:
– Saturday morning classes for children 6 – 8 and 8 – 12
– fantastic half-term holiday portfolio class for students aiming to apply to study art, design or architecture
– monthly Sunday workshops with a different subject each time, starting Sept 30, from 10.- 4: Introduction to Acrylics
– new: afternoon studio time on Wednesdays
– studio time in September and October will be on Monday AM, Tuesday eves and Wednesday PM only. Starting late October Paula will be there on Thurs and Friday mornings
– new programme of weekly workshops, acrylic, watercolour, collage, printmaking, washi crafts etc.

Visit for full details, times, prices etc, & a gallery of students’ work. Photo: Bridget Wilkin Art