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Art through words online

Description sessions for blind and partially sighted visitors
Date
Various dates
  • Thursday, 29 October 2020
  • Thursday, 26 November 2020
Time
10.30 - 11.30 am GMT
For blind and partially sighted
Available online only

About

Our Gallery Educators introduce paintings from the collection in these description sessions for blind and partially sighted visitors.

Sessions take place online, via Zoom, and will last about an hour.

October

Velázquez's Christ in the House of Martha and Mary
Date
Thursday, 29 October 2020
Time
10.30 - 11.30 am GMT

Join Belle Smith and Caroline Smith to hear about Velázquez's 'Christ in the House of Martha and Mary'.

Image: Detail from Diego Velázquez, 'Christ in the House of Martha and Mary', probably 1618

November

Date
Thursday, 26 November 2020
Time
10.30 - 11.30 am GMT

Join Katy Tarbard and Marc Woodhead to hear about Piero della Francesca's 'The Baptism of Christ'. 

Image: Detail from Piero della Francesca, 'The Baptism of Christ', after 1437

Access

The National Gallery aims to make access to the paintings enjoyable and welcoming to the widest possible public. There are a range of facilities to help you see the collection, visit exhibitions and come to events.

Supported by

Generously supported by the Lord Leonard and Lady Estelle Wolfson Foundation

Talks & conversations

Art through words online

Description sessions for blind and partially sighted visitors
Date
Various dates
  • Thursday, 29 October 2020
  • Thursday, 26 November 2020
Time
10.30 - 11.30 am GMT
For blind and partially sighted
Available online only

Tickets (free)

This is an online event hosted on ZoomPlease book a ticket to access the event. You will receive your link to access the event in your email confirmation.

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