BSL introduction: The Credit Suisse Exhibition: Michelangelo & Sebastiano

Date and time

Friday 28 April, 6.30–7.30pm

Sainsbury Wing Information Desk

Russell Aldersson and Siân Walters


Admission free. Tickets are strictly limited - Please email for tickets and meeting information. Tickets are prioritised for BSL speakers and visitors who are deaf or hard of hearing.

In conjunction with The Credit Suisse Exhibition: Michelangelo & Sebastiano, Siân Walters examines the theme of rivalry and collaboration between Sebastiano, Raphael and Michelangelo, and looks at Cardinal Giulio de' Medici’s commissions for altarpieces for the Cathedral of Narbonne.

BSL events

Throughout the year, free talks are given in British Sign Language by deaf lecturers or in spoken English with BSL interpretation.

Image above: 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