Snapshots of ordinary people sit alongside Henry VIII, Marilyn Monroe, David Bowie and Princess Diana. Investigate why we make portraits and the hidden messages that they are trying to convey. Featuring paintings, photographs, sculptures and interactive activities. Explore a centuries-old fascination with capturing our own image with a free audio described tour of the exhibition. Suitable for blind and partially sighted visitors. No knowledge of art is required for this friendly and informal event.
10.00am - 11.00am Free, book in advance
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry, Warwickshire CV1 5QP
Wednesday 5 Apr 2017