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Visually Impaired Programme Online | Barbara Hepworth: Art & Life

Online via Zoom
  • Wednesday 15 June, 2-3.30pm

Booking essential


Join us for an informal, sociable online session exploring art through audio-description and conversation for participants with a visual impairment. In this session we will learn about the life and career of Barbara Hepworth, experiencing some of her most celebrated sculptures as well as rarely seen drawings and paintings.

Access to this session will be via Zoom. A telephone number, link and password will be sent out before the session. To book a free place, please use online booking or contact us on 0131 624 6410 or [email protected]

A Barbara Hepworth sculpture made from white marble consisting of a ball resting on a column which tapers towards the top where the ball is resting.

Barbara Hepworth, Cone and Sphere, White marble. Hepworth Estate, on long loan to The Hepworth Wakefield (Wakefield PermanentArt Collection) © Bowness. Photo: Mark Heathcote



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