5th February 2020
Pupils from the 5th and 6th Form studying Art, travelled up to the Royal Academy and Tate Modern at the beginning February for an inspirational, cultural and colourful day out.
Eclectic and vibrant, the Art on display was a mix of both traditional and contemporary work. The exhibitions the group visited included the new Picasso and Paper exhibition and Eco-Visionaries at the RA and Dora Maar at the Tate Modern. Pupils enjoyed the wide variety of work on display giving them the opportunity to gather some invaluable research for their upcoming GCSE, IB and A-level exams which take place in the summer term.
On the journey back to school, everyone agreed we are so lucky to have these fantastic exhibitions available to us just a short train ride away from King Edward’s Witley.
With current COVID restrictions, our boarders have been unable to leave the School for activities they usually would do every week, for example going shopping in Guildord and to Sainsbury’s in Godalming. Without these shopping trips, boarders have been missing this fun bonding time with their friends and even the ‘normal’ experience of going to...