Talks for all: Wright 'of Derby': An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump

Wednesday 2 May, 1–1.30pm

Room 34

Matthew Morgan

Admission free, donations welcome

Join curators and Gallery experts to explore some of the highlights of the collection in this series of filmed Gallery talks.

Discover more about the paintings' origins, intentions, and impact, and the artists who painted them.

This talk will be shared live on our YouTube channel, and a replay will be available afterwards. Subscribe to our YouTube channel.

Lunchtime talks

Focus in on one painting with our talks in the Gallery, or explore wider themes in the collection at our in-depth theatre talks.

Image above: Detail from Jospeh Wright 'of Derby', An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump, 1768