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Beaverbrook Art GalleryFebruary 1, 20180 Comments

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Gallery: Episode 5

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Gallery: Episode 5

 

So far in this blog series we have talked about different strategies that can be used when you visit an art gallery. Many visitors – whether it is their first or fifteenth visit – may find themselves standing in front of an artwork, unsure of what make of it. Using the different strategies discussed so far, we are able to look at the techniques used, the elements of art, and can immerse ourselves into the story of the work.

Strategy #0: Don’t panic! Galleries and museums are places to enjoy yourself. Don’t feel that there is…

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