A long look: The art of Illusion: Van Eyck's The Arnolfini Portrait

Monday 3 September, 2–4pm

Sainsbury Wing Conference Room 2

Marc Woodhead

£28/£27 conc./£25 Members & Patrons

Take a moment to look, slowly, at van Eyck’s mysterious marriage portrait

Explore illusionism and learn about the tricks and techniques he used to conjure a sense of extraordinary in the ordinary.

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

Image above: Detail from Jan van Eyck, The Arnolfini Portrait, 1434