Politics, Sound and Photography
8 - 10 January 2016

A long weekend workshop at Usurp collectively exploring the politics of photography, political photography and the representation of sound in photography.

Usurp at Supernormal Festival 2014
Saturday 9 August 2014

Usurp will be at Supernormal Festival again this year creating the "Toy Arkestra" - an ecstatic musical fusion of Sun Ra and noise-making toys.

Extraordinary Sounds from Ordinary Things
Saturday 13 July 2013
11.30am to 4pm at Usurp Art Gallery


A specially devised workshop to make a collective, playful soundscape for recording and performance using everyday objects and toys.

Sound Boxes
13 July - 12 August 2012

Learn how to make sound boxes and a performance - free weekend workshop for 5-10 year olds.

Stepping Stones
Tuesday 3 January 2012

16 Week Course in Contemporary Art. Usurp Art Gallery & Studios in partnership with Mind in Harrow launch its first brand new 'Stepping Stones Personal Budgets Package'.

Ho Ho Ho!
Saturday 26 November 2011

Make unique christmas baubles ready for your tree! Using upcycled materials - sari's, colourful fabrics, ribbons, sequins and glitter.

Memory soundtracks
20 - 30 November 2011

What are your life soundtracks that make up your identity? Transitions and the twists of nostalgia.

The Origin of Painting Workshop
Saturday 4 December 2010

Educational workshop relating to the physics, chemistry and art-historial references of the light Educational workshop relating to the physics.

Indigenous Art Techniques from India
Saturday 9 October 2010
2 - 6 pm

Explore and learn the special techniques of Gond painting from accomplished Pardhan Gond artist, Rajendra Shyam.

Under One Sky Festival
Sunday 27 June 2010

Usurp at "Under One Sky" Festival. Mass polaroid workshops, making art films and large scale action paintings.