Sensational Art

         
 

FREE Touch Tours for visitors who are vision impaired.

Join a trained Voluntary Gallery Guide for your customised tour of selected three dimensional works from the State Art Collection.

Wearing gloves to protect the artwork, vision impaired visitors will have the opportunity to explore volume, texture, scale and more!

disability awareness week

Sensational Art Tour

2pm, Sunday 7 December

Both vision impaired and sighted visitors are encouraged to join the tour and enjoy a shared sensory experience. Gloves and blindfolds are provided for visitors attending this free event. No bookings required.

 

Bookings and More information

It is essential that you book for this free one hour tour please phone Sue Way on 08 9492 6644 or email educate@artgallery.wa.gov.au

Download the Sensational Art flyer

For more information about accessibility at the Gallery.

 

Sculpture by the Sea - Touch Tours

Cottesloe Beach

FREE Touch Tours for vision impaired visitors to Sculpture by the Sea can be arranged - click here for contact information

 

Sculpture by the Sea - Touch Tours

 

Sensational Art - Pam Barras and seeing eye dog Whisper examine Auguste Rodin bronze sculpture Adam

Pam Barras and Whisper examine Adam.

Pam Barras and her Seeing Eye Dog Whisper
were the first to experience Touch Tours when they visited the Art Gallery Wednesday 23 July 2008.

Credits

Auguste Rodin

Adam 1974

bronze

198.0 x 74.0 x 82.cm

State Art Collection

Purchased with the assistance of the Government of Western Australia and donations from the Friends of the Art Gallery, Messrs R.C. Crebbins, G. Summerhayes, M. Saunders and the public, 1977

 

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