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Picture of the month club

Autumn

Join a National Gallery educator to discuss great paintings
Date
Various dates
  • Tuesday, 3 September 2019
  • Tuesday, 8 October 2019
  • Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Time
12.45 - 1.45 pm
Introductory level

About

Discuss our picture of the month and share your thoughts about the work.

The sessions offer a thought-provoking and relaxing way to spend your lunchtime. 

September

Duccio
Tuesday, 3 September 2019

This month we look at a predella painting from the back of Duccio’s great altarpiece, known as the 'Maestà' showing Christ miraculously healing a blind man.

October

Titian
Tuesday, 8 October 2019

This month we look at Titian’s painting of the heartbreaking moment when Christ appears to the Magdalene after the Resurrection to comfort her.

November

Orazio Gentileschi
Tuesday, 12 November 2019

This month we look at Gentileschi’s painting of the Old Testament story of the discovery of Moses on the banks of the Nile.

Talks & conversations

Picture of the month club

Autumn

Join a National Gallery educator to discuss great paintings
Date
Various dates
  • Tuesday, 3 September 2019
  • Tuesday, 8 October 2019
  • Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Time
12.45 - 1.45 pm
Introductory level

Tickets

Attend individual session

Standard: £10
Concessions: £9

Attend all 3 sessions

Standard: £27
Concessions: £24

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Picture of the month club
Autumn
Tickets

Standard: £10
Concessions: £9

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About Marc Woodhead
Marc Woodhead is an artist, art historian, and Gallery Educator. He was awarded the International Artist in Residence at Guernsey Art College in 2010, and runs his own tour company for adults, Art History for Independent Travellers. Marc also teaches at the National Portrait Gallery and the Wallace Collection.
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Dr Christina Bradstreet
About Dr Christina Bradstreet
Dr Christina Bradstreet is our Courses and Events Programmer. She is the author of ‘Scented Visions: smell in nineteenth-century art’. Her passion is promoting adult engagement with art and art history through innovative teaching approaches, including pioneering work in the field of art and mindfulness.
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Belle Smith
About Belle Smith
Belle Smith is an artist and Gallery Educator who has worked in London museums and galleries for many years. She studied at Goldsmiths College and has an MA in the History of Art. She enjoys working with groups of all ages, from young children and teenagers to undergraduates and adults.