A long look: Through the looking glass

Monday 7 January, 2–4pm

Sainsbury Wing Conference Room 2

Marc Woodhead

£34/£32 conc./£30 Members & Patrons

Delight in Avercamp’s love of comical moments on the ice and his eye for sartorial detail

In this session we contemplate Avercamp's Winter Scene with Skaters near a Castle, and consider his closeness to and distance from his subjects on the ice, as well as his view of humanity.

Course series

Also within the 'long look' course series:

Pictures within a picture, Monday 3 December

A taste of paradise? Monday 4 February

Save by booking all three courses with one ticket

Image above: Detail from Hendrick Avercamp, A Winter Scene with Skaters near a Castle, about 1608–9