Grayson Perry  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 23RD SEPTEMBER 2012

ADDRESS
, Lloyd Park, Waltham Forest, Forest Road, London E17 4PP
 
 
Dates:
  until 
 
OPENING TIMES
Wed to Sun 10am-5pm. Pre-booked, group visits on Tue.
 
PRICES
FREE
 

Nearby

 
 

The William Morris Gallery reopens to the public on 2nd August following the completion of the first phase of a major restoration and local artist Grayson Perry has been chosen as the subject of the first exhibition at the historic Walthamstow gallery. The Turner Prize winning artist's Walthamstow Tapestry, which charts man's passage from birth to death, features in the exhibition which runs from 2 August to 23 September 2012.

 

About William Morris Gallery

The Grade II-listed William Morris Gallery, housed in the mid-18th century boyhood home of artist and designer William Morris, has a permanent exhibition on his life and work - including wallpapers, fabrics, carpets and stained glass. A total of nearly 600 exhibits are displayed across 12 galleries including influential works such as his first ever wallpaper design, the wallpaper he designed for St James' Palace and the only tapestry ever to be designed by Morris himself. More about William Morris Gallery


Underground Stations

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Blackhorse Road Tube Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
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32 Orford Road, Walthamstow, E17 | 12 minutes from Grayson Perry
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52-54 Celebration Avenue, E20 | 3 miles from Grayson Perry
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
69 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 3.3 miles from Grayson Perry
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Basement, 411 Mare Street, E8 | 3.3 miles from Grayson Perry
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William Morris Gallery events

 
May Morris: Art And LifeMay Morris: Art And LifeThis landmark exhibition at the William Morris Gallery explores the life and work of May Morris, the younger daughter of William Morris and one of the most significant artists of the British Arts and Crafts movement.2017-10-18T10:00:00+01002018-01-28T00:00:00+0000 Where:
William Morris Gallery,   Lloyd Park  Forest Road    E17 4PP
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
May Morris: Art And Life
Iceland: Questions Of Travel With Lavinia Greenlaw And Osp EldjarnIceland: Questions Of Travel With Lavinia Greenlaw And Osp EldjarnLiterary & Education, Discussion/Debate.2017-10-26T20:00:00+01002017-10-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
William Morris Gallery,   Lloyd Park  Forest Road    E17 4PP
Category: event
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Iceland: Questions Of Travel With Lavinia Greenlaw And Osp Eldjarn
Family Day - The Big Draw: Designs On DrawingFamily Day - The Big Draw: Designs On DrawingCommunity & Lifestyle, Family Event.2017-10-28T13:00:00+01002017-10-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
William Morris Gallery,   Lloyd Park  Forest Road    E17 4PP
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Family Day - The Big Draw: Designs On Drawing
Adult Workshop: JewelleryAdult Workshop: JewelleryLiterary & Education, Art Workshop.2017-11-12T10:30:00+00002017-11-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
William Morris Gallery,   Lloyd Park  Forest Road    E17 4PP
Category: event
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Adult Workshop: Jewellery
E17 Designers Christmas Night MarketE17 Designers Christmas Night MarketCommunity & Lifestyle, Christmas/Xmas Lights.2017-11-24T18:30:00+00002017-11-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
William Morris Gallery,   Lloyd Park  Forest Road    E17 4PP
Category: event
Free Event 
E17 Designers Christmas Night Market
Family Day: Arts and Crafts StudioFamily Day: Arts and Crafts StudioCommunity & Lifestyle, Family Event.2017-11-25T13:00:00+00002017-11-25T00:00:00+0000 Where:
William Morris Gallery,   Lloyd Park  Forest Road    E17 4PP
Category: event
Free Event 
Family Day: Arts and Crafts Studio
Young Curators Late: Mr X StitchYoung Curators Late: Mr X StitchExhibitions & Art, Textiles.2017-11-30T18:30:00+00002017-11-30T00:00:00+0000 Where:
William Morris Gallery,   Lloyd Park  Forest Road    E17 4PP
Category: event
Free Event 
Young Curators Late: Mr X Stitch
Adult Workshop: Printmaking Inspired By May MorrisAdult Workshop: Printmaking Inspired By May MorrisLiterary & Education, Art Workshop.2017-12-09T10:00:00+00002017-12-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
William Morris Gallery,   Lloyd Park  Forest Road    E17 4PP
Category: event
 
Adult Workshop: Printmaking Inspired By May Morris
Adult Workshop: Art EmbroideryAdult Workshop: Art EmbroideryLiterary & Education, Art Workshop.2018-01-07T11:00:00+00002018-01-07T00:00:00+0000 Where:
William Morris Gallery,   Lloyd Park  Forest Road    E17 4PP
Category: event
 
Adult Workshop: Art Embroidery
Family Day - Printing from NatureFamily Day - Printing from NatureCommunity & Lifestyle, Family Event.2018-02-24T13:00:00+00002018-02-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
William Morris Gallery,   Lloyd Park  Forest Road    E17 4PP
Category: event
Free Event 
Family Day - Printing from Nature

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