Visual Art: Tours for the Visually Impaired of Under the Wrong Star by Michael Robinson in the RHA
16 - 18 Jan 2020 (Past)
Tours for the Visually Impaired: Under the Wrong Star by Michael Robinson
12pm, Thursday 16th January
With Emilie Conway and RHA Exhibitions Curator, Ruth Carroll
2pm, Saturday 18th January
With Emilie Conway and RHA Learning and Public Engagement Curator, Róisín Bohan
Join us for a tour for the visually impaired of our current solo exhibition by Michael Robinson Under the Wrong Star. These tours will be led by Emilie Conway, with RHA Exhibitions Curator, Ruth Carroll on Thursday 16th and Learning and Public Engagement Curator, Róisín Bohan on Saturday 18th.
Emilie Conway is an award winning musical artist, visual artist, art facilitator and art psychotherapist. She also has a visual impairment. The central role art plays in her own life drives her passion to explore collaborative art practice and experience of art, through creating audio described tours, with others who have a visual impairment.
To help us best prepare for the tour, please email Róisín, Learning and Public Engagement Curator, by Tuesday 14th January at firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know the following:
Is this your first visit to the gallery?
What is your level of vision?
Do you have a guidedog?
Are you able to use the stairs?
Will you be attending with anyone?
How are you arriving?
Any needs or requirements you may have on the day
Image: Tour for the visually impaired of solo show by Eamonn Doyle, 2019, RHA Gallery