Ways of Seeing Tours Announced

Published Tuesday 11 June by Owen

See artworks from the Government Art Collection and gain a deeper insight into the themes and ideas behind the art with a series of special tours as part of Ways of Seeing. 

Join Dr Claire FitzGerald, Curator from the Government Art Collection, for a free walking tour of artworks in Leyton, Leytonstone and Walthamstow. Each tour will explore a selection of artworks and examine why they were chosen for specific locations. You will delve deeper into the ideas and themes of the work and discover new ways of thinking about an artist. 

Tours will take place on the following dates: 

Thursday 20 June, 2pm
Leyton and Leytonstone 

Thursday 27 June, 2pm 

Thursday 11 July, 2pm
Leytonstone Library 

Thursday 1 August, 2pm 

All the tours are free and open to all but booking is required. 

Ways of Seeing is a unique collaboration between Waltham Forest London Borough of Culture and the Government Art Collection supported by Art Fund. Ways of Seeing turns the borough into an art gallery placing paintings, sculptures and videos by 33 international artists in unique and unexpected locations in all corners of Waltham Forest.