Outings Programme for 2014/15

Saturday 24th January 2015

The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2014
National Portrait Gallery, Trafalgar Square.

Take the 09.36 train from Hayes and a few minutes later form West Wickham and Eden Park
Then a short walk across Trafalgar Square to the National Portrait Gallery.

TheTaylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2014 is a unique opportunity to see sixty new portraits by some of the most exciting contemporary photographers from around the world. The selected images, many of which will be on display for the first time, explore both traditional and original approaches to the photographic portrait through intimate images of friends and family alongside revealing portraits of famous faces. This year the competition attracted over 4,000 submissions in the form of editorial, advertising and fine art prints and the selected works in the exhibition include the four prize winners as well as the winner of the John Kobal New Work Award (Please note this exhibition contains nudity.).

Tickets are £3 or £2 for concessions.

4 June 2015 - Three Nights Away – Antwerp & Amsterdam

A Society Outing with a difference. Open to Society members and friends.

Leave Tilbury at 4 pm. on the ship Magellan on Thursday 4 June 2015.

Friday 5 June in Antwerp (approx. 9 am to 7 pm). The ship docks almost in the town, so a very short walk to the main sights, including the railway station (this has to be seen to be believed), cathedral, Flemish architecture. Belgium beer and chocolates are an optional extra.

Saturday 6 June in Amsterdam (approx. 8 am to 5 pm). Possible to walk into town, but can also be done by tram, and there is an hourly service by canal to the main museums. Canal boat trip for first time visitors is highly recommended. Window shopping in the Red Light district is optional, but no photography is allowed there.

For further Details contact Bob Zwolinsky


January 24th 2015Portrait Gallery Photo ExhibitionBob Zwolinsky
Friday, March 13thCity of London ChurchesTony Warran
April TBARoyal Hospital, ChelseaJoyce Bernard
Sat, May 16thOlympic Park, StratfordAndrew Herbert
Sat, June 20thDown Bank (nr Downe) for some botanyDerek Miah

TBA = Exact date to be announced later