What's On

Here's where you'll find all our events, activities and more for you to get involved in!

If you see something you like, click on the event for more information and to book your tickets/places.

Check back regularly throughout the year, as we're adding more events all the time!

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Upcoming Events

Past Events

  • Film: Past Lives

    Weaving on a Cardboard Loom

    Sydenham Gardens is rejoining us to lead this fun and informative session on weaving.

    Date
    Mon March 11, 2024 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • RecyclArt

    Weaving on a Cardboard Loom

    Sydenham Gardens is rejoining us to lead this fun and informative session on weaving.

    Date
    Mon March 11, 2024 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
    Weaving on a Cardboard Loom

    Weaving on a Cardboard Loom

    Sydenham Gardens is rejoining us to lead this fun and informative session on weaving.

    Date
    Mon March 11, 2024 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
    Film: Us

    Film: Us

    Sydenham Arts Film is back this October! We’ve taken lots of precautions, so you can enjoy some great cinema safely. Tickets must be booked in advance- no tickets available on the door. Our events have a reduced, limited capacity- Book early to avoid disappointment.

    Date
    Thu October 29, 2020 6:30PM
    Location
    2 Jews Walk, Sydenham, SE26 6PL
    Category
    Film,Wellness
  • Film: Hunt for the Wilderpeople

    Film: Hunt for the Wilderpeople

    Doors open from 7. We’re Back! After a tough year for all you lovers of film, the big screen is back, and our film screenings kick off this summer with two cracking…

    Date
    Tue June 22, 2021 2:50PM
    Location
    2 Jews Walk, Sydenham, SE26 6PL
    Category
    Film
  • Film: Kung Fu Hustle

    Film: Kung Fu Hustle

    We're Back! After a tough year for all you lovers of film, the big screen is back, and our film screenings kick off this summer with two cracking comedy masterpieces!

    Date
    Thu July 29, 2021 6:30PM
    Location
    2 Jews Walk, Sydenham, SE26 6PL
    Category
    Film
  • Artists Trail Opening Event: Anna Lovely Private View

    Artists Trail Opening Event: Anna Lovely Private View

    Join us for a night celebrating the launch of the Sydenham Artists Trail 2021- a taster of what is to come over two exciting weekends of visual arts in and around Sydenham. There's no need to book, but click the link below to see the gallery's website.

    Date
    Fri September 10, 2021 6:00PM
    Location
    Anna Lovely Gallery, 140 Sydenham Road, SE26 5JZ
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Collage Club- Workshop

    Collage Club- Workshop

    Transform a personal memory into a work of art with this super easy collaging technique!

    Date
    Sat September 11, 2021 12:00PM
    Location
    Upstairs at The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Workshop
  • Make your own Silver and Beaded Earrings

    Make your own Silver and Beaded Earrings

    Join jewellery maker Jayne Williams as she teaches you how to make your very own silver and beaded earrings to take away with you!

    Date
    Sat September 11, 2021 2:00PM
    Location
    Upstairs @ The Sydenham Centre, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Workshop
  • Cyanotype Demo

    Cyanotype Demo

    Watch a live demo with Ky Lewis of the cyanotype or ‘blueprint process' showing two methods of production using a UV exposure unit.

    Date
    Sat September 11, 2021 3:00PM
    Location
    Upstairs at The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road SE26 5QF
    Category
    Workshop
  • Graffiti Walk- Artists Trail

    Graffiti Walk- Artists Trail

    Join an hour long guided walk around Sydenham and explore some incredible street art around our local area!

    Date
    Sat September 11, 2021 4:00PM
    Location
    Meet at the Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Make a Glass Tile

    Make a Glass Tile

    Led by artist Pippa Stacey, make a glass tile by playing with coloured glass shapes to be fused in the kiln.

    Date
    Sun September 12, 2021 12:00PM
    Location
    30 Kingsthorpe Road, SE26 4PG
    Category
    Workshop
  • Artists Talk at Anise Gallery

    Artists Talk at Anise Gallery

    Rachel Ara, Jeanette Barnes, Minho Kwon, Oscar Lett, Esther Rolinson & Jacek Ludwig Scarso in conversation.

    Date
    Sun September 12, 2021 2:00PM
    Location
    Anise Gallery, The Old Chapel, 27-33 Malham Road, SE23 1AH.
    Category
    Event
  • Film: Faces Places (Artists Trail Special)

    Film: Faces Places (Artists Trail Special)

    Join us for an extra special screening celebrating our annual Artists Trail this September with Agnès Varda's Faces Places.

    *This screening replaces 'Exit Through the Gift Shop' as listed in the Artists Trail map*

    Date
    Thu September 16, 2021 7:30PM
    Location
    The Grove Centre, 2 Jews Walk, Sydenham, SE26 6PL
    Category
    Artists Trail,Film
  • Make a Beaded Necklace or Bracelet

    Make a Beaded Necklace or Bracelet

    In this workshop, you'll create your very own necklace or bracelet from scratch with the help of jeweller Jayne Williams.

    Date
    Sat September 18, 2021 2:00PM
    Location
    Upstairs at The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Workshop
  • Cyanotype Workshop

    Cyanotype Workshop

    This short workshop will give you all the basics in order for you to feel confident making your own Blueprint Photographs.

    Date
    Sat September 18, 2021 3:00PM
    Location
    Upstairs at The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road SE26 5QF
    Category
    Workshop
  • Stephen Wright, Artist Talk and Screening

    Stephen Wright, Artist Talk and Screening

    Creator of the House of Dreams in East Dulwich gives us a glimpse inside the incredible artistic creation and inspirations.

    Date
    Sat September 18, 2021 7:00PM
    Location
    The Anna Lovely Gallery, 140 Sydenham Road, SE26 5JZ
    Category
    Artists Trail,Event
  • Cyanotype Workshop

    Cyanotype Workshop

    This short workshop will give you all the basics in order for you to feel confident making your own Blueprint Photographs.

    Date
    Sun September 19, 2021 3:00PM
    Location
    Upstairs at The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road SE26 5QF
    Category
    Workshop
  • Art with enSEmble26- A Concert

    Art with enSEmble26- A Concert

    As the Artists Trail 2021 draws to a close, join us for a musical celebration alongside enSEmble26 and artists from the trail.

    Date
    Sun September 19, 2021 8:00PM
    Location
    Forest Hill School Theatre, Dacres Road, SE23 2XN
    Category
    Artists Trail,Music
  • Film: Isle of Dogs

    Film: Isle of Dogs

    Discover magical world and intricate detailing of director Wes Anderson in this pooch-tacular stop-motion comedy!

    Date
    Thu September 30, 2021 7:30PM
    Location
    2 Jews Walk, Sydenham, SE26 6PL
    Category
    Film
  • Film: The Others

    Film: The Others

    On the 20th Year anniversary of the film's release, The Others (2001) starring Nicole Kidman is our Halloween Screening.

    Date
    Thu October 28, 2021 7:30PM
    Location
    The Grove Centre, 2 Jews Walk, Sydenham, SE26 6PL
    Category
    Film
  • Sydenham Arts Film Quiz

    Sydenham Arts Film Quiz

    It's the end of another pretty apocalyptic year, in which we've finally managed to get back to the cinema and our local screenings!

    To celebrate, we're ending the year with a Film Quiz extravaganza at our friends Ingition Brewery's Tap Room.

    Teams, Assemble!

    Date
    Thu December 9, 2021 7:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery Tap Room, The Sydenham Centre, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Film,Event
  • Window Wanderland- One Planet

    Window Wanderland- One Planet

    Welcome to the second year of Sydenham Arts Window Wanderland- A covid-friendly event which you can all get involved in from your homes.

    Date
    Fri December 10, 2021 5:30PM
    Location
    Sydenham (Various)
    Category
    Event
  • In Sync- A Chamber and Spoken Word Concert

    In Sync- A Chamber and Spoken Word Concert

    Continuing our unique Chamber series with enSEmble26, join us for an evening of music, poetry and spoken word collaborations.

    Proudly supported by KFH Estate Agents

    Date
    Sat December 11, 2021 7:30PM
    Location
    Ken Kirby Theatre, Forest Hill School, SE23 2XN
    Category
    Music
  • Waking the Sydenham Dragon...

    Waking the Sydenham Dragon...

    Reviving a Local Myth for Modern Times... an exciting Interactive street art project. Part of Day One of Leiwsham London Borough of Culture 2022

    Date
    Fri January 28, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    Sydenham Station Approach, SE26 5EU
    Category
    Event,Artists Trail
  • Talking Films- LGBTQ+ Month

    Talking Films- LGBTQ+ Month

    Our next Talking Films event takes place this February, with a playlist full of LGBTQ+ highlights and more.

    Date
    Thu February 10, 2022 7:00PM
    Location
    Online
    Category
    Film
  • Film: The Lobster

    Film: The Lobster

    Possibly the perfect Anti-Valentine's Day Movie?! Join us for this modern cult classic, with a star-studded cast.

    Date
    Thu February 17, 2022 7:30PM
    Location
    The Grove Centre, 2 Jew's Walk, Sydenham. SE26 6PL
    Category
    Film
  • Film: The 8th

    Film: The 8th

    A Very Special Screening for Women's History Month 2022- The 8th tells the story of Irish women and their fight to overturn one of the most restrictive abortion bans in the world.

    Date
    Thu March 31, 2022 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, London, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Film: The Full Monty

    Film: The Full Monty

    Join us for our uplifting April screening, The Full Monty.

    Winner of Multiple Baftas and other prestigious film awards, The Full Monty, directed by Peter Cattaneo is a funny, heart-warming and gritty British Classic.

    Date
    Thu April 21, 2022 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, London, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Film: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

    Film: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

    For this month's film screening of the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, we've joined forces with the Kirkdale Bookshop. After the screening, we'd love you to stick around for a glass of wine to discuss the film and the book. It's a classic you may already have in your bookcase, but if not, do pop over to the Kirkdale Bookshop and grab a copy if you're interested in reading the book ahead of the screening.

    Date
    Thu May 26, 2022 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions, led by Harriet Green for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon May 30, 2022 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • START - Creative Futures Workshop

    START - Creative Futures Workshop

    In this session we will work together on practical hand's on activities and advice about CV and Application Writing, and Interview Techniques

    Date
    Mon June 6, 2022 5:00PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Workshop
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions, led by Harriet Green for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon June 13, 2022 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • START - Creative Futures Workshop

    START - Creative Futures Workshop

    In this session we will work together on practical hands on activities and advice about working in the Creative Industries.

    Date
    Tue June 14, 2022 5:00PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Workshop
  • START - Creative Futures Workshop

    START - Creative Futures Workshop

    In this session we will work together and talk about Work and Mental Wellbeing, Getting the Balance Right.

    Date
    Tue June 21, 2022 5:00PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Workshop
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions, led by Harriet Green for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon June 27, 2022 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Film: Sideways

    Film: Sideways

    This June we are screening Sideways! Directed by Alexander Payne, who brought us Election and About Schmidt.

    Date
    Thu June 30, 2022 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions, led by Harriet Green for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon July 4, 2022 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • START - Creative Futures Workshop

    START - Creative Futures Workshop

    In this session we will work together and talk about Funding and Producing your own Work.

    Date
    Mon July 4, 2022 5:00PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Workshop
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions, led by Harriet Green for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon July 11, 2022 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • START - Creative Futures Workshop

    START - Creative Futures Workshop

    In this session we will work together on practical hands on activities and advice about Marketing Yourself and Your Work.

    Date
    Mon July 11, 2022 5:00PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Workshop
  • START - Creative Futures Workshop

    START - Creative Futures Workshop

    In this session we will work together on practical hands on activities and advice about Application Writing Support, plus Final Thoughts.

    Date
    Tue July 12, 2022 5:00PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Workshop
  • Summer Open Day 2022

    Summer Open Day 2022

    Join us for an afternoon of Live Music, Food & Drinks, Creative Workshops and even a Prize Draw!

    Date
    Sat July 30, 2022 3:00PM
    Location
    44a Sydenham Road, London, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Event
  • Word on the Street

    Word on the Street

    Join us for a celebration in Poetry and Spoken Word of our local high street from poets Esme Allman and Ade Oyejobi.

    Date
    Thu August 11, 2022 7:30PM
    Location
    The Canvas Sydenham, 22-24 Sydenham Road, SE26 5QW
    Category
    Spoken Word
  • Demo: Painting by artist Maria Luisa Azzini

    Demo: Painting by artist Maria Luisa Azzini

    Watch Maria's painting process behind the scenes. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Tue August 16, 2022 3:52PM
    Location
    Flat 3, 43 Sunderland Road, Forest Hill, SE23 2PS
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Clay Model Making and Sculpting

    Demo: Clay Model Making and Sculpting

    Learn about the process of clay modelling and sculpting with artist Pat Rae. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Tue August 16, 2022 5:03PM
    Location
    The Coach House, 3 The Hermitage, Forest Hill, SE23 3QD
    Category
    Workshop
  • Artists Trail 2022 Launch: Anna Lovely Gallery Private View

    Artists Trail 2022 Launch: Anna Lovely Gallery Private View

    Join us for the Private view of the annual Summer Exhibition at The Anna Lovely Gallery to celebrate the launch of the Sydenham Artists Trail 2022.

    Date
    Fri September 2, 2022 6:00PM
    Location
    The Anna Lovely Gallery, 140 Sydenham Road, SE26 5JZ
    Category
    Artists Trail,Event
  • Demo: Clay Model Making and Sculpting

    Demo: Clay Model Making and Sculpting

    Learn about the process of clay modelling and sculpting with artist Pat Rae. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sat September 3, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    The Coach House, 3 The Hermitage, Forest Hill, SE23 3QD
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Pop Up Portrait Photo Booth

    Demo: Pop Up Portrait Photo Booth

    Get your portrait taken by photographic artist Pupak Navabpour. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sat September 3, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    The Canvas: Cafe and Creative Venue, 22a-24 Sydenham Road
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Painting by artist Maria Luisa Azzini

    Demo: Painting by artist Maria Luisa Azzini

    Watch Maria's painting process behind the scenes. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sat September 3, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    Flat 3, 43 Sunderland Road, Forest Hill, SE23 2PS
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Linocut Printing & Brushstroke Techniques

    Demo: Linocut Printing & Brushstroke Techniques

    Learn to paint a bird or plant with simple brushstrokes or watch a lino-printing demonstration. 
    No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sat September 3, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    98 Kirkdale Rd, SE26 4BG
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Spinning Wool Taster Experience

    Demo: Spinning Wool Taster Experience

    Richard Sant aka Popinjay will demonstrate how to spin, and you might even get an opportunity to have a go yourself.

    Date
    Sat September 3, 2022 12:00PM
    Location
    98 Kirkdale, SE26 4BG
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Hand-colouring flower photograms

    Demo: Hand-colouring flower photograms

    Come and join artist Alison Day for a demonstration of photographic colouring.

    Date
    Sat September 3, 2022 1:00PM
    Location
    Forest Hill School, Dacres Road, SE23 3XN
    Category
    Workshop
  • Handbuilding Clay

    Handbuilding Clay

    Craft your very own item from clay with helpful tips from artist Ellwood Design to pick up on the second weekend.

    Date
    Sat September 3, 2022 1:00PM
    Location
    Forest Hill School, Dacres Road, SE23 3XN
    Category
    Workshop
  • Make your own Silver and Beaded Earrings

    Make your own Silver and Beaded Earrings

    Join jewellery maker Jayne Williams as she teaches you how to make your very own silver and beaded earrings to take away with you!

    Date
    Sat September 3, 2022 2:00PM
    Location
    Upstairs @ The Sydenham Centre, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Workshop
  • Exploring your Path

    Exploring your Path

    Join Boutzie for an online workshop exploring pathways, goals and creativity for artists and creatives.

    Date
    Sat September 3, 2022 2:00PM
    Location
    Online
    Category
    Workshop,Wellness
  • Street Art of Sydenham- Artists Trail Walk

    Street Art of Sydenham- Artists Trail Walk

    Join an hour long guided walk around Sydenham and explore some incredible street art around our local area!

    Date
    Sat September 3, 2022 5:00PM
    Location
    Meet behind The Greyhound Pub, 313-315 Kirkdale, SE26 4QB
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Demo: Pop Up Portrait Photo Booth

    Demo: Pop Up Portrait Photo Booth

    Get your portrait taken by photographic artist Pupak Navabpour. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sun September 4, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    The Canvas: Cafe and Creative Venue, 22a-24 Sydenham Road
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Painting by artist Maria Luisa Azzini

    Demo: Painting by artist Maria Luisa Azzini

    Watch Maria's painting process behind the scenes. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sun September 4, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    Flat 3, 43 Sunderland Road, Forest Hill, SE23 2PS
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Clay Model Making and Sculpting

    Demo: Clay Model Making and Sculpting

    Learn about the process of clay modelling and sculpting with artist Pat Rae. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sun September 4, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    The Coach House, 3 The Hermitage, Forest Hill, SE23 3QD
    Category
    Workshop
  • Handbuilding Clay

    Handbuilding Clay

    Craft your very own item from clay with helpful tips from artist Ellwood Design to pick up on the second weekend.

    Date
    Sun September 4, 2022 1:00PM
    Location
    Forest Hill School, Dacres Road, SE23 3XN
    Category
    Workshop
  • Collage and Stitch with Natural Dyed Fabrics

    Collage and Stitch with Natural Dyed Fabrics

    Use natural dyed fabrics and threads to create a simple but effective collage piece.

    Date
    Sun September 4, 2022 2:00PM
    Location
    Forest Hill School, Dacres Road, SE23 3XN
    Category
    Workshop
  • Make a Beaded Necklace or Bracelet

    Make a Beaded Necklace or Bracelet

    In this workshop, you'll create your very own necklace or bracelet from scratch with the help of jeweller Jayne Williams.

    Date
    Sun September 4, 2022 2:00PM
    Location
    Upstairs at The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Linocut Printing & Brushstroke Techniques

    Demo: Linocut Printing & Brushstroke Techniques

    Learn to paint a bird or plant with simple brushstrokes or watch a lino-printing demonstration. 
    No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sun September 4, 2022 11:00PM
    Location
    98 Kirkdale Rd, SE26 4BG
    Category
    Workshop
  • Film: The Painter & The Thief

    Film: The Painter & The Thief

    As part of our celebrations of Sydenham Arts Artists Trail 2022, witness the incredible true story of The Painter & The Thief unfold this September.

    Date
    Thu September 8, 2022 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film,Artists Trail
  • Demo: Linocut Printing & Brushstroke Techniques

    Demo: Linocut Printing & Brushstroke Techniques

    Learn to paint a bird or plant with simple brushstrokes or watch a lino-printing demonstration. 
    No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sat September 10, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    98 Kirkdale Rd, SE26 4BG
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Pop Up Portrait Photo Booth

    Demo: Pop Up Portrait Photo Booth

    Get your portrait taken by photographic artist Pupak Navabpour. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sat September 10, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    The Canvas: Cafe and Creative Venue, 22a-24 Sydenham Road
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Painting by artist Maria Luisa Azzini

    Demo: Painting by artist Maria Luisa Azzini

    Watch Maria's painting process behind the scenes. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sat September 10, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    Flat 3, 43 Sunderland Road, Forest Hill, SE23 2PS
    Category
    Workshop
  • Make a Glass Tile or Glass Hanging

    Make a Glass Tile or Glass Hanging

    Led by artist Pippa Stacey, make a glass tile or hanging by playing with coloured glass shapes to be fused in the kiln.

    Date
    Sat September 10, 2022 12:00PM
    Location
    30 Kingsthorpe Road, SE26 4PG
    Category
    Workshop
  • Handbuilding Clay

    Handbuilding Clay

    Craft your very own item from clay with helpful tips from artist Ellwood Design.

    Date
    Sat September 10, 2022 1:00PM
    Location
    Forest Hill School, Dacres Road, SE23 3XN
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Hand-colouring flower photograms

    Demo: Hand-colouring flower photograms

    Come and join artist Alison Day for a demonstration of photographic colouring.

    Date
    Sat September 10, 2022 1:00PM
    Location
    Forest Hill School, Dacres Road, SE23 3XN
    Category
    Workshop
  • Exploring your Path

    Exploring your Path

    Join Boutzie for an online workshop exploring pathways, goals and creativity for artists and creatives.

    Date
    Sat September 10, 2022 2:00PM
    Location
    Online
    Category
    Workshop,Wellness
  • Demo: Wood Engraving

    Demo: Wood Engraving

    Learn about engraving processes with various tools on the wood block, with artist Fay Watson.

    Date
    Sat September 10, 2022 2:00PM
    Location
    Priory Cottage, 32 Sydenham Rd, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Workshop
  • Collage and Stitch with Natural Dyed Fabrics

    Collage and Stitch with Natural Dyed Fabrics

    Use natural dyed fabrics and threads to create a simple but effective collage piece.

    Date
    Sat September 10, 2022 2:00PM
    Location
    Forest Hill School, Dacres Road, SE23 3XN
    Category
    Workshop
  • Street Art of Sydenham- Artists Trail Walk

    Street Art of Sydenham- Artists Trail Walk

    **NEW DATE ADDED BY POPULAR DEMAND**

    Join an hour long guided walk around Sydenham and explore some incredible street art around our local area!

    Date
    Sat September 10, 2022 5:30PM
    Location
    Meet behind The Greyhound Pub, 313-315 Kirkdale, SE26 4QB
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Demo: Clay Model Making and Sculpting

    Demo: Clay Model Making and Sculpting

    Learn about the process of clay modelling and sculpting with artist Pat Rae. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sat September 10, 2022 11:00PM
    Location
    The Coach House, 3 The Hermitage, Forest Hill, SE23 3QD
    Category
    Workshop
  • Make a Concertina Artwork

    Make a Concertina Artwork

    Make a concertina artwork with artist Caroline Lee!

    Date
    Sun September 11, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    42 Priestfield Road, SE23 2RS
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Painting by artist Maria Luisa Azzini

    Demo: Painting by artist Maria Luisa Azzini

    Watch Maria's painting process behind the scenes. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sun September 11, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    Flat 3, 43 Sunderland Road, Forest Hill, SE23 2PS
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Linocut Printing & Brushstroke Techniques

    Demo: Linocut Printing & Brushstroke Techniques

    Learn to paint a bird or plant with simple brushstrokes or watch a lino-printing demonstration. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sun September 11, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    98 Kirkdale Rd, SE26 4BG
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Pop Up Portrait Photo Booth

    Demo: Pop Up Portrait Photo Booth

    Get your portrait taken by photographic artist Pupak Navabpour. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sun September 11, 2022 11:00AM
    Location
    The Canvas: Cafe and Creative Venue, 22a-24 Sydenham Road
    Category
    Workshop
  • Make a Glass Tile or Glass Hanging

    Make a Glass Tile or Glass Hanging

    Led by artist Pippa Stacey, make a glass tile or hanging by playing with coloured glass shapes to be fused in the kiln.

    Date
    Sun September 11, 2022 12:00PM
    Location
    30 Kingsthorpe Road, SE26 4PG
    Category
    Workshop
  • Handbuilding Clay

    Handbuilding Clay

    Craft your very own item from clay with helpful tips from artist Ellwood Design.

    Date
    Sun September 11, 2022 1:00PM
    Location
    Forest Hill School, Dacres Road, SE23 3XN
    Category
    Workshop
  • Make a Silver and Coloured Wire Bling Ring

    Make a Silver and Coloured Wire Bling Ring

    Fancy a bit of bling? Jayne will teach you how to make your very own 'Bling Ring' to keep in this workshop.

    Date
    Sun September 11, 2022 2:00PM
    Location
    Upstairs at The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Wood Engraving

    Demo: Wood Engraving

    Learn about engraving processes with various tools on the wood block, with artist Fay Watson.

    Date
    Sun September 11, 2022 2:00PM
    Location
    Priory Cottage, 32 Sydenham Rd, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Clay Model Making and Sculpting

    Demo: Clay Model Making and Sculpting

    Learn about the process of clay modelling and sculpting with artist Pat Rae. No booking required, just drop in from 11am.

    Date
    Sun September 11, 2022 11:00PM
    Location
    The Coach House, 3 The Hermitage, Forest Hill, SE23 3QD
    Category
    Workshop
  • Film: Orfeu Negro

    Film: Orfeu Negro

    Our October Screening is a multi-award wining classic, especially selected for Black History Month.

    Date
    Thu October 27, 2022 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Photomontage

    Photomontage

    Playful photomontage with Pupak Navabpour.

    Date
    Mon November 14, 2022 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Film: Mystery Screening- Nosferatu

    Film: Mystery Screening- Nosferatu

    November's mystery screening is revealed as the 1922 original horror, Nosferatu!

    Date
    Thu November 24, 2022 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon November 28, 2022 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Knit Clinic

    Knit Clinic

    Learn to knit with Linda Litchfield.

    Date
    Mon November 28, 2022 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Street SmART - Art for Change

    Street SmART - Art for Change

    Join us for the first session of Street SmART to learn more about our programme's initiatives for creative and artistic ways to improve safety for women in our neighbourhood.

    Date
    Thu December 1, 2022 5:30PM
    Location
    Sydenham Centre, Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Street SmART
  • Window Workshop and Inspiration Session

    Window Workshop and Inspiration Session

    Taking part in Sydenham Wanderland this year? Come along and make a window silhouette, learn some handy techniques for your display and more.

    Date
    Sat December 3, 2022 3:00PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery Tap Room, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Wanderland
  • Recycling old Greetings Cards

    Recycling old Greetings Cards

    Join us recycling old greetings cards.

    Date
    Mon December 5, 2022 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Film Quiz 2022

    Film Quiz 2022

    Yes, it's that time of year again! Rounding off another year of film screenings is our ever popular Film Quiz of the Year. Teams at the ready...

    Date
    Fri December 9, 2022 7:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery Tap Room, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Film
  • Collaging a la Kurt Schwitters!

    Collaging a la Kurt Schwitters!

    Learn to make a collage masterpiece with Marc Rosenfeld.

    Date
    Mon December 12, 2022 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Origami

    Origami

    Learn to make Origami with James Hodgson.

    Date
    Mon December 19, 2022 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Make a concertina Artwork

    Make a concertina Artwork

    Learn to make a concertina with Caroline Lee.

    Date
    Mon January 9, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Make a concertina Artwork

    Make a concertina Artwork

    Learn to make a concertina with Caroline Lee.

    Date
    Mon January 16, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon January 23, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Hand Stitch & Embroidery

    Hand Stitch & Embroidery

    Learn simple embroidery skills with Linda Litchfield.

    Date
    Mon January 23, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon January 30, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Pencils and Pastels Watercolours

    Pencils and Pastels Watercolours

    Learn a variety of drawing techniques using using watercolour pencils and pastels, to make your own watercolour creations with Paul Tymkow.

    Date
    Mon January 30, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, London SE26 5QF
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Collagraph Prints

    Collagraph Prints

    Collagraph Printing with Misa Gott.

    Date
    Mon February 6, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Papier Mâché Puppets

    Papier Mâché Puppets

    Rediscover the joys of Papier Mâché with Pippa Stacey, making and decorating your very own hand puppet.

    Date
    Mon February 13, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, London, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Collaging Faces using Found Materials, Pencil and Pastels

    Collaging Faces using Found Materials, Pencil and Pastels

    Join an exploratory collaging session to create images of heads and faces, led by Paul Tymkow.

    Date
    Mon February 20, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, London SE26 5QF
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Film: Blade Runner - The Final Cut - & Whisky Tasting

    Film: Blade Runner - The Final Cut - & Whisky Tasting

    Join us for a screening - & Whisky Tasting - of Blade Runner [1982] - the influential science fiction thriller starring Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, and Edward James Olmos.

    Date
    Fri February 24, 2023 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Kintsugi- The Art of Mending

    Kintsugi- The Art of Mending

    Learn the art of mending broken pottery- Kintsugi - in this hands on creative workshop.

    Date
    Mon February 27, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, London SE26 5QF
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Knitting- Next Steps

    Knitting- Next Steps

    Learn to knit with Linda Litchfield, and take your skills to the next level.

    Date
    Mon March 6, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Street SmART - Feminist Art Collage Workshop

    Street SmART - Feminist Art Collage Workshop

    Let's celebrate International Women's Day together! Join us for a Feminist Art Collage Workshop, let by artist Amelia Grace Eve.

    Date
    Wed March 8, 2023 4:30PM
    Location
    Leo, 24 Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QW
    Category
    Street SmART
  • Mixed Media Mosaics

    Mixed Media Mosaics

    Create a unique mosaic piece in this mixed media workshop led by Diana McKinnon.

    Date
    Mon March 13, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, London, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Life Drawing in Concert

    Life Drawing in Concert

    Join us for a unique concert experience, and have a go at life-drawing whilst listening to an eclectic repertoire from local musicians Ensemble 26.

    Date
    Wed March 15, 2023 7:30PM
    Location
    The Lovely Gallery - 140 Sydenham Rd, London, SE26 5JZ
    Category
    Event
  • Mobile Photography

    Mobile Photography

    Learn some simple tips on how to take perfect pictures with your phone with Yoke Matze.

    Date
    Mon March 20, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, London, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon March 27, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Show & Tell Celebration Event!

    Show & Tell Celebration Event!

    We invite you all to bring in a few of your favourite creations, made at or inspired by workshops you've attended, for a mini-exhibition and celebration!

    Date
    Mon March 27, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, London, SE26 5QF
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Film: Mad Max- Fury Road

    Film: Mad Max- Fury Road

    March's film celebrates a powerful female lead (Charlize Theron) and supporting actors (Rosie Huntington-Whitely, Riley Keough, Zoe Kravitz, Abbey Lee and Courtney Eaton) as part of  Women's History Month, in  George Miller's Mad Max- Fury Road.

    Date
    Fri March 31, 2023 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon April 24, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Film: Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind

    Film: Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind

    We've got a real treat for you with our April screening. The unmistakable, Oscar winning Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.

    Date
    Thu April 27, 2023 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Back to the Moon

    Back to the Moon

    Giovanna Koyama presents her funny, absurd and physical monologue Back to the Moon, following the journey of a young woman trying to escape her nightmare and find a universal language to express herself...

    Date
    Fri April 28, 2023 7:45PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    START,Event,Theatre
  • Street SmART - Making a Feminist Art Tapestry

    Street SmART - Making a Feminist Art Tapestry

    Following the International Women's Day Feminist Art Collage Workshop, we are meeting again to sew our work into a "Tapestry".

    Date
    Thu May 11, 2023 5:00PM
    Location
    On the Hoof, 23 Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5EX
    Category
    Street SmART
  • Self-Care Speed Meet

    Self-Care Speed Meet

    Tired of going to networking events where you make no connections?

    Then join us and experience the power of self-care and theatre at our unique networking event. Interact with like-minded individuals and develop a project with a new bond.

    Date
    Fri May 12, 2023 6:00PM
    Location
    Upstairs at The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Rd, SE26 5QX
    Category
    START
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon May 15, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon May 22, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Film: Winged Migration

    Film: Winged Migration

    Join us on a journey like no other as we witness the beauty and wonder of Oscar nominated documentary Winged Migration.

    Date
    Thu May 25, 2023 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon June 5, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon June 12, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon June 19, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Downpour

    Downpour

    Join us for an immersive installation, devised and designed by artist Alya Kautsaranti.

    Date
    Fri June 23, 2023 6:30PM
    Location
    Upstairs at the Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Rd, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Visual Arts
  • Downpour

    Downpour

    Join us for an immersive installation, devised and designed by artist Alya Kautsaranti.

    Date
    Sat June 24, 2023 6:00PM
    Location
    Upstairs at the Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Rd, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Visual Arts
  • Film: Marcel The Shell With Shoes On

    Film: Marcel The Shell With Shoes On

    Get ready to experience a heartwarming adventure with the most adorable character you've ever seen!

    Date
    Thu June 29, 2023 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon July 3, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Mapping Sydenham Workshop

    Mapping Sydenham Workshop

    In this workshop, we'd love local people to come along and join us in a creative mapping session. Together, we will create a giant map of Sydenham, which will highlight local opinions about various areas, and what we can do to make them safer for women and girls.

    Date
    Wed July 19, 2023 6:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery Tap Room, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Street SmART
  • Film: Our Little Sister

    Film: Our Little Sister

    Our Little Sister (2015) is the Palme d'Or nominated and multi-award winning family drama from acclaimed director Kore-eda Hirokazu.

    Date
    Thu July 27, 2023 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Artists Trail Official Launch: Anna Lovely Gallery Open Exhibition

    Artists Trail Official Launch: Anna Lovely Gallery Open Exhibition

    Join us for a night celebrating the launch of the Sydenham Artists Trail 2023- a taster of what is to come over two exciting weekends of visual arts in and around Sydenham.

    Date
    Thu September 7, 2023 6:00PM
    Location
    Anna Lovely Gallery, 140 Sydenham Road, SE26 5JZ
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Meet The Artists: Artists Trail 2023

    Meet The Artists: Artists Trail 2023

    A chance for artists and enthusiasts alike to meet, discuss art, and hear a little bit more about what's in store over both weekends.

    Date
    Fri September 8, 2023 7:30PM
    Location
    Leo Cafe, Dragonfly Yoga Studios, Sydenham Road, SE26 5QW
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Live Painting Demonstration

    Live Painting Demonstration

    A Live Painting demonstration by Maria and John.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 2:30AM
    Location
    Venue 28: Hidden House Gallery
    Category
    Workshop
  • Aerial Life Drawing

    Aerial Life Drawing

    We are opening our studio at My Aerial Home and inviting artists to come and draw aerialists from life at our adult classes for FREE.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    Venue 30: My Aerial Home
    Category
    Workshop
  • Throwing porcelain – Mini taster

    Throwing porcelain – Mini taster

    15-minute taster session on the potter's wheel with the option of having your pot fired.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 11:00AM
    Location
    Venue 27: Whirled Art Studios
    Category
    Workshop
  • Common Cloth - Communal Weaving

    Common Cloth - Communal Weaving

    Learn to weave on our giant 3 sided loom at this communal weaving workshop.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 11:00AM
    Location
    Venue 7: Leo Cafe
    Category
    Workshop
  • Walk-In Portrait

    Walk-In Portrait

    Come and have your portrait photograph taken, including 1 medium film image and 1 polaroid for you to take home.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Venue 29: Whirled Arts Studios
    Category
    Workshop
  • The Dolphin Preview Exhibition

    The Dolphin Preview Exhibition

    A curated taster of what to expect on this years trail, featuring artists taking part.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Venue 33: The Dolphin
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Community Marks the Spot

    Community Marks the Spot

    Come and join the fun by adding your own authentic marks to our community art piece.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Venue 7: Leo Cafe
    Category
    Workshop
  • Flower Painting Masterclass

    Flower Painting Masterclass

    Learn how to paint seasonal blooms using watercolour inks and gouache paint.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Max Made ME, 16 Dartmouth road, SE23 3XU
    Category
    Workshop
  • Pinhole Camera Portraits

    Pinhole Camera Portraits

    Explore the art of pinhole photography with artist Molly Behagg.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 1:00PM
    Location
    29. Whirled Art Studios
    Category
  • Toy-making in Action

    Toy-making in Action

    Alice will be in her studio during opening hours.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 1:00PM
    Location
    Venue 27: Whirled Arts Studios
    Category
    Workshop
  • Make your own Silver Beaded Earrings

    Make your own Silver Beaded Earrings

    Learn to make pretty silver and beaded drop earrings with Jayne.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 2:00PM
    Location
    Venue 8: Sydenham Centre
    Category
    Workshop
  • Movement Workshop

    Movement Workshop

    This is an introduction workshop to Masumi's movement practice.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 3:00PM
    Location
    Venue 16: Forest Hill School
    Category
    Workshop
  • Gurkhas Preview Exhibition

    Gurkhas Preview Exhibition

    A preview exhibition of what to expect to see on this years Artists Trail.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 3:00PM
    Location
    Venue 9: Gurkha's Restaurant
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Performance Art Shows

    Performance Art Shows

    Dynamic live aerial performance art.

    Date
    Sat September 9, 2023 3:30PM
    Location
    Venue 30: My Aerial Home
    Category
    Workshop
  • Throwing porcelain – Mini taster

    Throwing porcelain – Mini taster

    15-minute taster session on the potter's wheel with the option of having your pot fired.

    Date
    Sun September 10, 2023 11:00AM
    Location
    Venue 27: Whirled Art Studios
    Category
    Workshop
  • Walk-In Portrait

    Walk-In Portrait

    Come and have your portrait photograph taken, including 1 medium film image and 1 polaroid for you to take home.

    Date
    Sun September 10, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Venue 29: Whirled Arts Studios
    Category
    Workshop
  • Community Marks the Spot

    Community Marks the Spot

    Come and join the fun by adding your own authentic marks to our community art piece.

    Date
    Sun September 10, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Venue 7: Leo Cafe
    Category
    Workshop
  • Make a Glass Tile or Suncatcher

    Make a Glass Tile or Suncatcher

    Using small shapes of coloured glass, create a pattern or picture onto a clear glass square to use as a coaster or hanging.

    Date
    Sun September 10, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Venue 12: 30 Kingsthorpe
    Category
    Workshop
  • Pinhole Camera Portraits

    Pinhole Camera Portraits

    Explore the art of pinhole photography with artist Molly Behagg.

    Date
    Sun September 10, 2023 1:00PM
    Location
    29. Whirled Art Studios
    Category
  • Toy-making in Action

    Toy-making in Action

    Alice will be in her studio during opening hours.

    Date
    Sun September 10, 2023 1:00PM
    Location
    Venue 27: Whirled Arts Studios
    Category
    Workshop
  • Acoustic Live Music

    Acoustic Live Music

    Live performances of unique songs and improvisation.

    Date
    Sun September 10, 2023 2:30PM
    Location
    Venue 28: Hidden House Gallery
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • The Dolphin Preview Exhibition

    The Dolphin Preview Exhibition

    A curated taster of what to expect on this years trail, featuring artists taking part.

    Date
    Sun September 10, 2023 3:00PM
    Location
    Venue 33: The Dolphin
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Film: Maudie

    Film: Maudie

    Join us for our Artists Trail Special screening of Maudie!

    Date
    Fri September 15, 2023 7:30PM
    Location
    Sydenham Arts, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Artists Trail,Film
  • Aerial Life Drawing

    Aerial Life Drawing

    We are opening our studio at My Aerial Home and inviting artists to come and draw aerialists from life at our adult classes for FREE.

    Date
    Sat September 16, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    Venue 30: My Aerial Home
    Category
    Workshop
  • Common Cloth - Communal Weaving

    Common Cloth - Communal Weaving

    Learn to weave on our giant 3 sided loom at this communal weaving workshop.

    Date
    Sat September 16, 2023 11:00AM
    Location
    Venue 7: Leo Cafe
    Category
    Workshop
  • Throwing porcelain – Mini taster

    Throwing porcelain – Mini taster

    15-minute taster session on the potter's wheel with the option of having your pot fired.

    Date
    Sat September 16, 2023 11:00AM
    Location
    Venue 27: Whirled Art Studios
    Category
    Workshop
  • Community Marks the Spot

    Community Marks the Spot

    Come and join the fun by adding your own authentic marks to our community art piece.

    Date
    Sat September 16, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Venue 7: Leo Cafe
    Category
    Workshop
  • The Dolphin Preview Exhibition

    The Dolphin Preview Exhibition

    A curated taster of what to expect on this years trail, featuring artists taking part.

    Date
    Sat September 16, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Venue 33: The Dolphin
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Pinhole Camera Portraits

    Pinhole Camera Portraits

    Explore the art of pinhole photography with artist Molly Behagg.

    Date
    Sat September 16, 2023 1:00PM
    Location
    29. Whirled Art Studios
    Category
  • Toy-making in Action

    Toy-making in Action

    Alice will be in her studio during opening hours.

    Date
    Sat September 16, 2023 1:00PM
    Location
    Venue 27: Whirled Arts Studios
    Category
    Workshop
  • Demo: Silver Clay Leaf Making

    Demo: Silver Clay Leaf Making

    Jayne demonstrates how to use a real leaf to create a stunning pendant using silver clay paste.

    Date
    Sat September 16, 2023 2:00PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Workshop
  • Live Painting Demonstration

    Live Painting Demonstration

    A Live Painting demonstration by Maria and John.

    Date
    Sat September 16, 2023 2:30PM
    Location
    Venue 28: Hidden House Gallery
    Category
    Workshop
  • Gurkhas Preview Exhibition

    Gurkhas Preview Exhibition

    A preview exhibition of what to expect to see on this years Artists Trail.

    Date
    Sat September 16, 2023 3:00PM
    Location
    Venue 9: Gurkha's Restaurant
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Performance Art Shows

    Performance Art Shows

    Dynamic live aerial performance art.

    Date
    Sat September 16, 2023 3:30PM
    Location
    Venue 30: My Aerial Home
    Category
    Workshop
  • Geometric Art Painting Workshop

    Geometric Art Painting Workshop

    Learn to create a beautiful geometric art on canvas board with Karo!

    Date
    Sun September 17, 2023 11:00AM
    Location
    Forest Hill School, SE23 2XN
    Category
    Workshop
  • Throwing porcelain – Mini taster

    Throwing porcelain – Mini taster

    15-minute taster session on the potter's wheel with the option of having your pot fired.

    Date
    Sun September 17, 2023 11:00AM
    Location
    Venue 27: Whirled Art Studios
    Category
    Workshop
  • Community Marks the Spot

    Community Marks the Spot

    Come and join the fun by adding your own authentic marks to our community art piece.

    Date
    Sun September 17, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Venue 7: Leo Cafe
    Category
    Workshop
  • Make a Glass Tile or Suncatcher

    Make a Glass Tile or Suncatcher

    Using small shapes of coloured glass, create a pattern or picture onto a clear glass square to use as a coaster or hanging.

    Date
    Sun September 17, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Venue 12: 30 Kingsthorpe
    Category
    Workshop
  • The Dolphin Preview Exhibition

    The Dolphin Preview Exhibition

    A curated taster of what to expect on this years trail, featuring artists taking part.

    Date
    Sun September 17, 2023 12:00PM
    Location
    Venue 33: The Dolphin
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Toy-making in Action

    Toy-making in Action

    Alice will be in her studio during opening hours.

    Date
    Sun September 17, 2023 1:00PM
    Location
    Venue 27: Whirled Arts Studios
    Category
    Workshop
  • Pinhole Camera Portraits

    Pinhole Camera Portraits

    Explore the art of pinhole photography with artist Molly Behagg.

    Date
    Sun September 17, 2023 1:00PM
    Location
    29. Whirled Art Studios
    Category
  • Acoustic Live Music

    Acoustic Live Music

    Live performances of unique songs and improvisation.

    Date
    Sun September 17, 2023 2:30PM
    Location
    Venue 28: Hidden House Gallery
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Gurkhas Preview Exhibition

    Gurkhas Preview Exhibition

    A preview exhibition of what to expect to see on this years Artists Trail.

    Date
    Sun September 17, 2023 3:00PM
    Location
    Venue 9: Gurkha's Restaurant
    Category
    Artists Trail
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon September 25, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon October 2, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon October 9, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Women's Safety: The Sydenham Arts Podcast

    Women's Safety: The Sydenham Arts Podcast

    The Sydenham Arts Podcast is back! Presented by Angela Eyton with Special Guests Henna Bakhshi (Local Artist), Ellie Reeves (Labour MP for Lewisham West and Penge) and Jack (Local Business Owner, Leo Cafe).

    Date
    Wed October 18, 2023 6:00PM
    Location
    YouTube
    Category
    Street SmART
  • Film: Nope

    Film: Nope

    Time to get spooky and join us for our October screening of the film Nope.

    Date
    Thu October 26, 2023 7:00PM
    Location
    Sydenham Arts, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon October 30, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • That's a Mad Mix

    That's a Mad Mix

    Join us for artist Saul Samba's solo photography exhibition exploring what it means to be mixed heritage.

    Date
    Mon October 30, 2023 7:00PM
    Location
    On The Hoof, 23 Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5EX
    Category
    START
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon November 13, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness,Event
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon November 13, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon November 20, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon November 27, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Poetry Writing Workshop

    Poetry Writing Workshop

    Join us for an opportunity to unleash your creativity and dive into the world of words!

    Date
    Mon November 27, 2023 7:00PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, Ground Floor, The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Street SmART
  • Film: Persepolis

    Film: Persepolis

    Film Club is back with a special Street SmART screening of the Oscar and BAFTA-nominated animated film, Persepolis, by Marjane Satrapi and Vincent Paronnaud.

    Date
    Thu November 30, 2023 7:30PM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film,Street SmART
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon December 4, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness,Event
  • Christmas Collaging

    Christmas Collaging

    Join us for our first session this winter where we get ready for Christmas, creating unique decorative collages led by talented artist Sian Hoolahan.

    Date
    Mon December 4, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery,Ground Floor, The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon December 11, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness,Event
  • Christmas Decorations

    Christmas Decorations

    In this workshop, you will learn how to create beautiful decorations using everyday items such as cards, pine cones, candles, and recycled materials found around your home. It's a great opportunity to add a touch of warmth and charm to your home this holiday season.

    Date
    Mon December 11, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, Ground Floor, The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome,Workshop
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon December 18, 2023 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness,Event
  • Winter Survival Zine Making

    Winter Survival Zine Making

    Join us for a workshop led by the talented artist Eve Turner, where we will embrace the winter season as an opportunity for introspection and self-care.

    Date
    Mon December 18, 2023 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, Winter Survival Zine
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Pastel Drawing Workshop

    Pastel Drawing Workshop

    Learn some basic dry pastel techniques and apply them in creating your own interpretation of Liotards Family Breakfast currently on display at The National Gallery in the Sunley Room.

    Date
    Mon January 8, 2024 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • The Magic of Paper Folding

    The Magic of Paper Folding

    Join Jilla's exciting workshop and learn the ancient art of paper folding, also known as origami.

    Date
    Mon January 15, 2024 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions, led by Leah Georges for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon January 22, 2024 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Create Beaded Jewellery

    Create Beaded Jewellery

    Join us for a workshop with local jewellery maker Jayne Williams where you can experiment with colour and shapes to create your own very individual necklace or bracelet.

    Date
    Mon January 22, 2024 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Film: Hallam Foe

    Film: Hallam Foe

    We're back and Film Club is kicking off the new year with a screening of Hallam Foe, a darkly funny and engrossing 2007 British drama film directed by David Mackenzie based on the novel written by Peter Jinks.

    Date
    Thu January 25, 2024 7:30PM
    Location
    Sydenham Arts, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Film
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions, led by Leah Georges for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon January 29, 2024 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Mexican Weaving (God's Eye)

    Mexican Weaving (God's Eye)

    Join us for this fun session, where we’ll be partnering up with Sydenham Gardens for a session on Mexican weaving.

    Date
    Mon January 29, 2024 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Taking better pictures with your SmartPhone

    Taking better pictures with your SmartPhone

    Join us to learn simple ways of improving your picture-taking with photographer Yoke Matze.

    Date
    Mon February 5, 2024 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Moving with Parkinson's

    Moving with Parkinson's

    Come along to our creative movement sessions, led by Leah Georges for people living with Parkinson's.

    Date
    Mon February 12, 2024 10:30AM
    Location
    The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX
    Category
    Wellness
  • Using Materials Differently

    Using Materials Differently

    This Art session run by Nitesh will be an experiment on how we can think about making art outdoors with what nature provides us.

    Date
    Mon February 12, 2024 12:30PM
    Location
    Ground Floor, The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Seasonal Card Making

    Seasonal Card Making

    Join us in a creative workshop where you can unleash your creativity. Craft personalised greeting cards perfect for Easter or any special birthday or occasions.

    Date
    Mon February 19, 2024 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome
  • Japanese Stab Binding

    Japanese Stab Binding

    Learn how to construct a book in just a few easy steps, using the Japanese Stab Binding method.

    Date
    Mon February 26, 2024 12:30PM
    Location
    Ignition Brewery, 44A Sydenham Rd, London SE26 5QX
    Category
    Sydenham Winter Welcome