Michelangelo & Sebastiano events

Enjoy our season of events celebrating the Renaissance, inspired by Michelangelo and Sebastiano 

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March 2017

Marc Quinn, 'Evolution', 2005. Image courtesy of the artist © Marc Quinn
In conversation

Friday 31 March, 6.30–7.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre

April 2017

Detail from Sebastiano del Piombo, 'The Visitation', 1518-1519. Paris, Musée du Louvre, Département des Peintures (Inv. 357) © RMN-Grand Palais (musée du Louvre) / Hervé Lewandowski
Lunchtime talk

Monday 3 April, 1–1.45pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Sebastiano del Piombo, ‘Lamentation over the Dead Christ’, 1516. The State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg (GE-18). Photograph © The State Hermitage Museum /Vladimir Terebenin
Lunchtime talk

Monday 10 April, 1–1.45pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Detail from Sebastiano del Piombo, after partial designs by Michelangelo, ‘Lamentation over the Dead Christ (Pietà)’, about 1512-16, Museo Civico, Viterbo © Comune di Viterbo
Lecture

Thursday 13 April, 11.30am–12.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Detail from Sebastiano del Piombo, ‘The Madonna and Child with Saint Joseph, Saint John the Baptist and a Donor’, 1517
Start the weekend

Friday 21 April, 6.30–7.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Guided Tour Meeting Point

May 2017

Detail from Sebastiano del Piombo, after partial designs by Michelangelo, ‘Lamentation over the Dead Christ (Pietà)’, about 1512-16, Museo Civico, Viterbo © Comune di Viterbo
Lecture

Thursday 11 May, 11.30am–12.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Detail from Sebastiano del Piombo, The Raising of Lazarus, 1517-19
Course

Thursday 18, 25 May & 1 June, 11am–1pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Detail from Michelangelo, ‘Study for the Raising of Lazarus’, 1516 © The Trustees of the British Museum
Course

Friday 19 & 26 May, 11am–4pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre
Detail from Workshop of Titian, ‘Venus and Adonis’, about 1554
Special Friday Lates

Friday 19 May 2017 

June 2017

Detail from Sebastiano del Piombo, The Raising of Lazarus, 1517-19
Course

Thursday 18, 25 May & 1 June, 11am–1pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre