A long look: On reflection: Messina's Saint Jerome in his Study

Monday 1 October, 2–4pm

Sainsbury Wing Conference Room 2

Marc Woodhead

£28/£27 conc./£25 Members & Patrons

Look in on the peaceful, meditative scene of Saint Jerome in his study

Contemplate Antonella da Messina’s use of distance and proximity. How did the artist’s own life and that of Saint Jerome inform this painting?

Be curious, be moved, and savour the experience. Enjoy discussion and contemplation followed by a close encounter with art in the painting.

Image above: Antonello da Messina, Saint Jerome in his Study, about 1475