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British Sign Language (BSL) workshop: Mindfulness and Art

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Modern One Learning Space (meet at main entrance)
  • Sunday 6 October, 1-4:30pm

Book a free place below or email [email protected]


Join educator and mindfulness practitioner, Trudi Collier for a workshop for BSL users, exploring the health benefits of mindfulness and how it can improve mental wellbeing. Enjoy the tranquil surroundings of the Gallery of Modern Art and explore the connections between mindfulness and art, how contemplating artworks can offer an escape from the pressure of modern living by providing a space to reflect.

Trudi is a freelance Deaf tour guide at the National Galleries of Scotland. She has a background in education, is an MBACP Accredited Psychological Therapist/Counsellor and has been working with Deaf, hard of hearing, deafened, disabled and deafblind people for over 20 years.

Event accessibility

Event accessibility

  • Wheelchair access
  • Signed (British Sign Language)

Gallery facilities

The Changing Places toilet is located in the rear car park of Modern One with accessible parking spaces located nearby. The unit is open 9am-5pm, every day, a key is not required.

  • Information desk
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop
  • Accessible toilets
  • Changing places toilet
  • Wheelchairs available
  • Public toilets
  • On-site parking (£2)
  • Disabled parking
  • Lockers (£1/£2)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Seating throughout
  • Bike rack

Getting here

The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art is located 15 minutes’ walk from Princes Street. It includes two buildings, Modern One and Modern Two, set in a beautiful sculpture park.

75 Belford Road, Edinburgh, EH4 3DR

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Special event Communities & access

British Sign Language (BSL) workshop: Mindfulness and Art

Book a free place below or email [email protected]
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