Exhibitions, Events, Talks, Learning Projects and more – find out what’s happening at Drawing Room!
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Drawing Room/Tannery Arts
Unit 1b, New Tannery Way
London, SE1 5WS
Our Learning projects make drawing relevant and accessible to our community – for schools, teachers, families & local groups. Come and Draw!
Free and open to all, our Library is a unique collection of around 4,000 books dedicated to the exploration of contemporary drawing.
Our Members support all that we do and enjoy exclusive events, talks, tours and studio visits – find out how you can join!
Buy publications related to our exhibitions, as well as unique artworks and limited editions.
Find out more about Drawing Room, what we do, and our relationship with studio provider Tannery Arts.
Tannery Arts is a small, independent charity concerned with supporting the professional development of emerging and established artists through the provision of affordable studios, promoting their practice through opportunities to exhibit work, develop projects, generate partnerships with local authorities, private property owners and social housing organisations as well as engage in learning activities.
Drawing Room is a non-profit public gallery space that relies on the support of individuals, organisations and trusts alongside the support we receive from Arts Council as a National Portfolio Organisation.
We wish to thank the Board, the Biennial artists for their generous donations to our Drawing Biennial fundraisers, our members and many other individuals and organisations who who have given their support for our programme and activities.
Sir Michael Craig-Martin
Marie Elena Angulo & Henry Zarb, Irene Bradbury, Indira Ziyabek, Cristea Roberts Gallery, Karen Smith, Libertie Nuti, Yulia Mahr
Arts Council England
Paul and Louise Cooke Endowment
Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art
London Borough of Southwark
Hauser & Wirth
The Bridget Riley Art Foundation
City Bridge Trust
Emma Goltz (Library)
Veronique Parke (Library)
Sadie Coles HQ
Thomas Dane Gallery
Oona Grimes & Tony Grissoni
Maureen Paley Gallery
Jeni & Axel Walwin
David Bickle – Board Chair (Creative Director, Hawkins\Brown)
John Boxall, Board member (formerly Jackson Coles LLP)
Arts Council England, Andrew Abdulezer & Laura Samuels, Anne-Pierre d’Albis-Ganem, Yassaman Ali, Charlotte & Alan Artus, Charles Asprey, Australia High Commission, Joost van den Bergh, David Bickle, Selim Bouafson, Brian Boylan, Irene Bradbury, Brazilian Embassy, The Bridget Riley Art Foundation, British Columbia Arts Council, Canadian High Commission, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada, Ines Canellas-Jager, Caran d’Ache, Columbian Embassy, Colour, Paul and Louise Cooke Endowment, Cranford Collection, Creative Scotland, Culture Ireland, Derwent, Delfina Studio Trust, D’Fait, Diawa Anglo-Japanese Foundation, Alexandros Diogenous, Draw Art Fair London, Drawing Center New York, The Eaton Fund, Ecos Organic Paints, Elephant Trust, Embassy of Denmark, The Ernest Cook Trust, Faber Castell, Farrow and Ball, Patricia Ferguson, fluxus, Foyle Foundation, frame Contemporary Art Finland, Glasgow Arts, Goethe Institute, Emma Goltz, Great Art, Jill Hackel & Andrzej Zarzycki, Ken Hawkins, Hayward Gallery Touring, Hauser & Wirth, Patrick Heide, The Henry Moore Foundation, Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Institut ür Auslandsbeziehungen, Amrita Jhaveri, John Jones, The Jo Spence Archive, Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Sigrid & Stephen Kirk, Michael Landy, Leeds Art Gallery, Lisson Gallery, Locus+, London Arts, London Borough of Hackney, Roland Augustine and Lawrence Luhring, Yulia Mahr, Keir McGuinness, Mexico/UK 2015, Middlesex University, Modern Art Oxford, Mondriaan Fund, Moose Foundation, R and S Nanavati Charitable Trust No. 2, The Norwegian Embassy, The Office for Contemporary Art Norway, NRW, Dusseldorf, Galerie Onrust, Outset Contemporary Art Fund, Veronique Parke, Kunsthaus Centre D’Art Pasquart, Jack Petchey Foundation, The Photographers Gallery, Polish Cultural Institute, Schweizer Kulturstiftung Prohelvetia, Ridinghouse Ltd, Sybil and Matthew Robson Orr, Romanian Cultural Institute, Karen Ruimy, Sasakawa Foundation, Karsten Schubert, Stanens Kunstråd Danish Arts Council, Art Stations Foundation, James Strathallan, Tavolozza Foundation, Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation, Research Centre for Transnational Art Identity Nation (TrAIN), Navann Ty, Sputnik Vodka and Becks, Swiss Cultural Fund, UAL: Camberwell College of Arts, UBM, Estate Philippe Vandenberg, Jeni Walwin, De La Warr Pavilion, White Cube, Wimbledon School of Art, Foundation Andrzej Wróblewski, Fumiko Yamazaki, David Zwirner.