Self-guided Visits

JR: Chronicles learning programme is kindly supported by Art Explora

Saatchi Gallery welcomes schools, colleges, universities and community groups for self-guided visits to our exhibitions, to introduce a diverse audience to the cutting edge of contemporary art. For each major exhibition we offer online resources to download, to support your visit and provide information on the Gallery, exhibition, artists and artworks.

Where possible we aim to provide all education and community groups with complimentary access to exhibitions. To enable us to continue to offer these opportunities we kindly request your support in providing us with feedback following your visit.

PLEASE NOTE THAT UNTIL FURTHER LIFTING OF COVID RESTRICTIONS, SCHOOL PARTIES CAN ARRIVE IN A CLASS COHORT BUT WILL BE ASKED TO TRAVEL AROUND THE GALLERY IN GROUPS NO LARGER THAN 6.

All group bookings need to be made in advance. To book please download a group booking form and email it to the Learning team.

If you require a risk assessment for your visit please click here.

EXHIBITION RESOURCES

JR Chronicles: Educators' Exhibition Guide
To support your group visit and provide information on the exhibition, artist, and artworks.
Download Educators' Guide
JR Chronicles: Activity Trail
To encourage younger learners to actively engage with the exhibition, with activities for each gallery.
Download 4-7 yrs Download 8-11 yrs

POST VISIT DIGITAL ENGAGEMENT

JR Art & Activism: Offsite Project Brief
JR inspired artwork that can be created in the classroom or at home, exploring topical social themes through narrative and photomontage. Artwork produced can be submitted to our online Learning Gallery.
Download Project Brief Download Research Summary
JR Chronicles: Online Learning Gallery
Newly launched online Learning Gallery to exhibit artwork created by education and community groups' in response to the Gallery’s exhibitions. To submit your artwork please download our submission guidelines. Click to see our Online Learning Gallery.
When: Coming Soon
Submission Guidelines: Under 18s
Submission Guidelines: Over 18s

EDUCATOR'S SESSIONS

Educators Preview Evening
Our Educators' Evenings offer a private view of the current exhibition and are a fantastic opportunity to become familiar with the artists and their work, and obtain ideas for your own teaching. You can also find out more about our learning programme and what we have to offer. To be informed of the next Educators’ Preview Evening please sign up for Learning updates.
CPD for Educators
Can Art Change the World?
Price: £69
Dates: Friday 1 October and Friday 8 October, 14.00 – 16.00
In this online workshop, delivered over 2 half-day sessions, we will be taking inspiration from the major Saatchi Gallery exhibition, JR: Chronicles.
Ideal for those who deliver all creative arts qualifications at levels 1-4 including:
  • AS level
  • A Level
  • UAL Awarding Body (level1-4)
  • BTEC
In partnership with University of the Arts London
Please see here for further information
Please email ual.cpd@arts.ac.uk to register your interest.
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VISITING SAATCHI GALLERY:

Until Sunday 8 August: Open Monday – Sunday, 10AM-6PM. Last entry 5.30PM.

Extended Hours: Thursday 5 August until 9pm. Tickets are now on sale

From Monday 9 August: Open Wednesday – Sunday, 10AM-6PM. Last entry 5.30PM. Closed each Monday & Tuesday.

Book now: 'JR: CHRONICLES’, the UK’S largest retrospective of the internationally recognised artist JR, feat. iconic projects from the past 15 years. Free for members.

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