“Just a quick email to say how much I enjoyed your tour yesterday at the National Gallery – I have no idea how you manage to retain all those facts – and still make the chats sound interesting and not like a list! Many thanks – and do keep me on the information list about the next one!”
Wonders of the World: A Journey through Ancient Egypt and Ancient Greece
Wonders of the World: A Journey through ancient Egypt and ancient Greece at The British Museum, LondonSaturday 4th March 2023 10.00am – 2.00pm The British Museum “Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts; the book of their deeds, the book of...
Gallery Visit – Seeing the World Anew: the Emergence of Landscape in Art
Saturday 3rd December 2022 10.00am – 2.00pm The National Gallery - meet in the Sainsbury Wing from 10am when the gallery opens Overview - During this visit to the National Gallery in London, we will explore the emergence of landscape in art with...
Art Through the Ages
Saturday 11th December 2021 10.30am – 2.30pm The National Gallery Sainsbury Wing “Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts; the book of their deeds, the book of their words and the book of their art. Not one of these books can be understood...
Awakening the Senses to Art
Sunday 12th January 2020 10.00am – 2.00pm 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 with...
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 with...
The Art of Seeing Gallery Tour
It is always humbling to go and meet the real art in the flesh, often sparking a profound energy exchange between you and the image and changing perceptions. Next month I will be running a private tour at The National Gallery. Unlike your usual tour, we will focus not only the historical context of these works, but on your intuitive, imaginative and emotional responses to them
Art & Consciousness – The Transformative Power of Appreciating Art
This talk will explore the transformative power of engaging with art as a vital aspect of what is missing from our current ways of thinking and knowing. When we really discover how to see, rather than just look at, our attention, our consciousness and perceptions alter.