British Sign Language Gallery Tour

British Sign Language Gallery Tour

20 August 2022


Royal West of England Academy, Queen’s Road, Clifton Bristol BS8 1PX




20 August 2022

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Saturday 20 August 2022, 1-2.30pm 

Led by Chisato Minamimura, from a Deaf perspective, this exhibition tour will be carried out in British Sign Language. 

Using her skills and experience working in the art sector as well as art history knowledge, Chisato helps audiences gain insight into an exhibition. She works with major museums and galleries including the National Gallery, the Tate, the British Museum and the Whitechapel Gallery. 

Each session will focus on a different selection of art works, and at this first BSL tour there will be an opportunity to give your feedback in the final half hour.

The tour will be exploring the exhibition, Earth: Digging Deep in British Art 1781 - 2022

These sessions are free, and booking is advised. 


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