Red thread: On mazes and labyrinths

Monday 4 February, 1–1.45pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre

Charlotte Higgins

Admission free, donations welcome

The tale of Theseus and the Minotaur is one of the most popular of all myths

Author and chief culture writer for 'The Guardian', Charlotte Higgins traces the labyrinthine ideas of writers from Ovid to Conan Doyle, and of artists from Titian to Eva Hesse.

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.

Supported by the John Armitage Charitable Trust

Image above: Detail from Titian, Bacchus and Ariadne, 1520–3