Ben Johnson: An Artist’s Perspective

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Take a tour of the collection with artist Ben Johnson – discover how painters throughout history have constructed architecture and space.

Georges Seurat, 'Bathers at Asnières', 1884

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Ben Johnson looks at Seurat's use of aerial perspective and discovers a well-organised mind at work. Find out how Seurat was concerned with the advancement of painting in the 19th century.

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Bathers at Asnières
Georges Seurat
1884