The Wallace Collection

Special Day Event

Access Audience: Sensations: The Art of Painting Conservation

Wednesday 23rd July, 2014

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Price: Admission Free

Ages: All Ages

Lecturer: Alex Gent, Rebecca Hellen and Bridget Crowley 

This event is for blind and partially sighted visitors. 12 noon (Bring a packed lunch; coffee and tea provided) Event runs 1pm-4pm.

In connection with the Wallace CollectionReynolds Research project, join us for an investigation into the materials and technique of the 18th-century artist Sir Joshua Reynolds. Learn more about the conservation treatment of paintings including three of the Wallace Collection’s Reynolds paintings.

This workshop will be given by audio
describer Bridget Crowley and painting
conservators Alexandra Gent and Rebecca
Hellen and will involve object handling.