Seeing Art with Fresh Eyes Gallery Visit

Seeing Art with Fresh Eyes Gallery Visit

Sunday 12th May 2019 10.30am – 2.30pm The National Gallery Sainsbury Wing “We have been led to believe a lie when we see with and not through the eye”   William Blake    It is really difficult to look at works of art we have seen many times over...
Seeing art through different eyes

Seeing art through different eyes

It is difficult to look at an image such as The Mona Lisa with fresh eyes. It is an image we have seen a million times over and emblazoned on every commercial product you can think of. But to the Renaissance eye, this image was alive and present. Vasari wrote of...