Join Nick Pearson for a virtual tour of Andy Warhol at Tate Modern.

Thursday 29 October

10am

This exhibition of Andy Warhol’s work at Tate Modern will be in situ until November 2020. The exhibition includes several iconic pop art images including Marilyn Monroe, Coca-Cola and Campbell’s soup cans. It also includes many other impressive works never seen in the UK.

Warhol was a radical artist who was extremely popular. He reimagined what art could be in an age of immense social, political and technological change.​

Join Nick’s tour of Andy Warhol at Tate Modern via Zoom. If you have never used Zoom before, Nick will show you how to download the program and get started.

When you have booked your place, Nick sends you a handout with high resolution images. You can refer to this handout during the lecture and see the images clearly. He projects the images on his studio wall and uses them to point things out as he speaks. After the tour Nick sends you his lecture notes.

The price for the two-hour virtual tour and notes is £20 per person. If two of you join the tour and share a computer screen, the price is £30 for you both. You can pay Nick via bank transfer or cheque. He will send you the details.

Email Nick directly to book your place on this virtual tour – connie.spark@btopenworld.com

About the Tutor

Nick Pearson is an internationally exhibited contemporary artist. His practice encompasses sculpture, drawing and photographic work. His simple interventions and appropriations of the familiar things that surround us are made uncanny by way of his approach and working practices. They deal with the language, the possible associations and the status of ‘ordinary’ objects. Nick first studied on the Art & Design Foundation Course at Leeds (Jacob Kramer) College of Art and continued his studies at The Polytechnic Wolverhampton and Stourbridge College of Art.

He lectures on modern art and design history and runs other, short art & design units at London College of Contemporary Arts, OPEN Ealing and Richmond Adult Community College.

Website: https://www.nickpearsonartist.com/

Join Nick Pearson for a virtual tour of the National Gallery and Renaissance Art.

Friday 30 October

10am

You don’t need to go to Italy to discover the Renaissance! Come and see highlights from across the extensive and historically comprehensive National collection. This virtual tour includes work from artists like Uccello, Polliaolo, Botticelli, Da Vinci, Titian and Holbein

Join Nick’s tour of the National Gallery and Renaissance Art via Zoom. If you have never used Zoom before, Nick will show you how to download the program and get started.

When you have booked your place, Nick sends you a handout with high resolution images. You can refer to this handout during the lecture and see the images clearly. He projects the images on his studio wall and uses them to point things out as he speaks. After the tour Nick sends you his lecture notes.

The price for the two-hour virtual tour and notes is £20 per person. If two of you join the tour and share a computer screen, the price is £30 for you both. You can pay Nick via bank transfer or cheque. He will send you the details.

Email Nick directly to book your place on this virtual tour – connie.spark@btopenworld.com

About the Tutor

Nick Pearson is an internationally exhibited contemporary artist. His practice encompasses sculpture, drawing and photographic work. His simple interventions and appropriations of the familiar things that surround us are made uncanny by way of his approach and working practices. They deal with the language, the possible associations and the status of ‘ordinary’ objects. Nick first studied on the Art & Design Foundation Course at Leeds (Jacob Kramer) College of Art and continued his studies at The Polytechnic Wolverhampton and Stourbridge College of Art.

He lectures on modern art and design history and runs other, short art & design units at London College of Contemporary Arts, OPEN Ealing and Richmond Adult Community College.

Website: https://www.nickpearsonartist.com/

Join Nick for a virtual tour of work by Van Gogh and Britain influence on his art.

Friday 6 November

10am

Van Gogh lived in London between 1873 and 1876 and loved it. He arrived as a trainee art dealer and learned a lot in the three years he spent in the city. He saw a lot of art and explored new avenues of life, art and love.

If you missed Tate Britain’s exhibition of Van Gogh’s work in 2019, this is your opportunity to see it. It covers paintings from his time in Britain and France.

Join Nick’s retrospective look at Van Gogh and Britain via Zoom. If you have never used Zoom before, Nick will show you how to download the program and get started.

When you have booked your place, Nick sends you a handout with high resolution images. You can refer to this handout during the lecture and see the images clearly. He projects the images on his studio wall and uses them to point things out as he speaks. After the tour Nick sends you his lecture notes.

The price for the two-hour virtual tour and notes is £20 per person. If two of you join the tour and share a computer screen, the price is £30 for you both. You can pay Nick via bank transfer or cheque. He will send you the details.

Email Nick directly to book your place on this virtual tour – connie.spark@btopenworld.com

About the Tutor

Nick Pearson is an internationally exhibited contemporary artist. His practice encompasses sculpture, drawing and photographic work. His simple interventions and appropriations of the familiar things that surround us are made uncanny by way of his approach and working practices. They deal with the language, the possible associations and the status of ‘ordinary’ objects. Nick first studied on the Art & Design Foundation Course at Leeds (Jacob Kramer) College of Art and continued his studies at The Polytechnic Wolverhampton and Stourbridge College of Art.

He lectures on modern art and design history and runs other, short art & design units at London College of Contemporary Arts, OPEN Ealing and Richmond Adult Community College.

Website: https://www.nickpearsonartist.com/

Grab this opportunity to join Nick for a retrospective look at Modigliani.

Saturday 7 November

10am

Italian artist, Amedeo Modigliani had a brief and turbulent life. Jean Cocteau called him the last Bohemian. He developed a unique and instantly recognizable style, but had little success during his lifetime. Now his portraits and nudes are some of the best-loved paintings of the 20th century. 

If you missed Tate Modern’s exhibition of Modigliani’s work in 2018, this is your opportunity to see it.

Join Nick’s retrospective look at Modigliani via Zoom. If you have never used Zoom before, Nick will show you how to download the program and get started.

When you have booked your place, Nick sends you a handout with high resolution images. You can refer to this handout during the lecture and see the images clearly. He projects the images on his studio wall and uses them to point things out as he speaks. After the tour Nick sends you his lecture notes.

The price for the two-hour virtual tour and notes is £20 per person. If two of you join the tour and share a computer screen, the price is £30 for you both. You can pay Nick via bank transfer or cheque. He will send you the details.

Email Nick directly to book your place on this virtual tour – connie.spark@btopenworld.com

About the Tutor

Nick Pearson is an internationally exhibited contemporary artist. His practice encompasses sculpture, drawing and photographic work. His simple interventions and appropriations of the familiar things that surround us are made uncanny by way of his approach and working practices. They deal with the language, the possible associations and the status of ‘ordinary’ objects. Nick first studied on the Art & Design Foundation Course at Leeds (Jacob Kramer) College of Art and continued his studies at The Polytechnic Wolverhampton and Stourbridge College of Art.

He lectures on modern art and design history and runs other, short art & design units at London College of Contemporary Arts, OPEN Ealing and Richmond Adult Community College.

Website: https://www.nickpearsonartist.com/

Join Nick for a tour of the highlights from Tate Modern.

Friday 13 November

10am

This is the second virtual tour of the Tate Modern’s permanent collection. The tour includes some of Nick’s favourite artists and works. You’ll learn about artists like

  • Picasso
  • Sonia Delaunay
  • Roy Lichtenstein
  • Barbara Kruger

Join Nick’s virtual tour of the Highlights from Tate Modern via Zoom. Nick will send you a handout with high resolution images that you can refer to during the lecture. He projects the images on his studio wall and uses them to point things out as he speaks.

The price for a two-hour virtual tour and notes which Nick sends you after the lecture, is £20 per person. If two of you are sharing an email account, it will cost £30. You can pay Nick directly via bank transfer or cheque.

Email Nick directly to book your place on this virtual tour – connie.spark@btopenworld.com

If you have never used Zoom before, Nick will show you how to download the program and get started.

About the Tutor

Nick Pearson is an internationally exhibited contemporary artist. His practice encompasses sculpture, drawing and photographic work. His simple interventions and appropriations of the familiar things that surround us are made uncanny by way of his approach and working practices. They deal with the language, the possible associations and the status of ‘ordinary’ objects. Nick first studied on the Art & Design Foundation Course at Leeds (Jacob Kramer) College of Art and continued his studies at The Polytechnic Wolverhampton and Stourbridge College of Art.

He lectures on modern art and design history and runs other, short art & design units at London College of Contemporary Arts, OPEN Ealing and Richmond Adult Community College.

Website: https://www.nickpearsonartist.com/

Enjoy a virtual tour of French Realism paintings in the permanent collection of the Courtauld Gallery.

Friday 20 November

10am

The Courtauld Gallery is one of Nick Pearson’s favourite collections and he wants to share the highlights with you. In this tour Nick focuses on French 19th-century modern art. It is probably the best permanent collection of this period outside Paris. You’ll see some works by the great Impressionist masters.

Join Nick’s virtual tour of French Realism via Zoom. Nick will send you a handout with high resolution images that you can refer to during the lecture. He projects the images on his studio wall and uses them to point things out as he speaks.

The price for a two-hour virtual tour and notes which Nick sends you after the lecture, is £20 per person. If two of you are sharing an email account, it will cost £30. You can pay Nick directly via bank transfer or cheque.

Email Nick directly to book your place on this virtual tour – connie.spark@btopenworld.com

If you have never used Zoom before, Nick will show you how to download the program and get started.

About the Tutor

Nick Pearson is an internationally exhibited contemporary artist. His practice encompasses sculpture, drawing and photographic work. His simple interventions and appropriations of the familiar things that surround us are made uncanny by way of his approach and working practices. They deal with the language, the possible associations and the status of ‘ordinary’ objects. Nick first studied on the Art & Design Foundation Course at Leeds (Jacob Kramer) College of Art and continued his studies at The Polytechnic Wolverhampton and Stourbridge College of Art.

He lectures on modern art and design history and runs other, short art & design units at London College of Contemporary Arts, OPEN Ealing and Richmond Adult Community College.

Website: https://www.nickpearsonartist.com/

Join a virtual tour of Turner’s Bequest at Tate Britain led by Nick Pearson.

Friday 27 November

10am

In this virtual tour you’ll experience the largest collection in the world of arguably Britain’s greatest painter.

You’ll learn about a wide selection of the works on show at Tate Britain. During the tour you can trace the influences and development of this intense, original and influential artist. Did you know that Turner did his best and most memorable work when he was in his sixties?

Join Nick’s virtual tour of Turner’s Bequest via Zoom. Nick will send you a handout with high resolution images that you can refer to during the lecture.

The price for a two-hour virtual tour and notes which Nick emails after the lecture is £20 per person. If two of you are sharing an email account, it will cost £30. You can pay via bank transfer or cheque.

Email Nick directly to book your place on this virtual tour – connie.spark@btopenworld.com

If you have never used Zoom, Nick will show you how to download the program and get started.

About the Tutor

Nick Pearson is an internationally exhibited contemporary artist. His practice encompasses sculpture, drawing and photographic work. His simple interventions and appropriations of the familiar things that surround us (made uncanny by way of his approach and working practices) deal with the language, the possible associations and the status of ‘ordinary’ objects. Nick first studied on the Art & Design Foundation Course at Leeds (Jacob Kramer) College of Art and continued his studies at The Polytechnic Wolverhampton and Stourbridge College of Art.

He lectures on modern art and design history and runs other, short art & design units at London College of Contemporary Arts, OPEN Ealing and Richmond Adult Community College.

Website: https://www.nickpearsonartist.com/