A long look: Perversely perfect

Monday 4 March, 2–4pm

Sainsbury Wing Conference Room 2

Marc Woodhead

Book this course: £35/£34 conc./£32 Members & Patrons

Book all three :'A long look' courses: £98/£95 conc./£89 Members & Patrons

Is Bronzino's An Allegory with Venus and Cupid beautiful or disturbing, lofty or bawdy, intellectual or sensual?

What does the painting's symbolism tell us about Bronzino’s patron? And how do we respond to this painting today?

Can the female nude survive #MeToo? Explore this theme at A Long Look this spring. Also within the course series:

Pastoral peculiarities: Monday 1 April

A tale for our times? Monday 6 May

Save by booking all three courses with one ticket.

Image above: Detail from Bronzino, An Allegory with Venus and Cupid, about 1545