Learning to look: Power posing

Date and time

Saturday 6 May, 2–4pm

Sainsbury Wing Guided Tour Meeting Point

Alice Fox and Jo Rhymer


£34/£32 conc./£30 Members

How do we relate to portraits? In this session we consider some of the tricks artists have used to emphasise their sitters’ status, and we explore the power dynamics at play when looking at portraits, both of groups and of individuals.

Image above: Anthony van Dyck, Lord John Stuart and his Brother, Lord Bernard Stuart, about 1638