Community Engagement

Home Learning Community Engagement

We believe that the enjoyment of arts changes lives and seek to find ways to be more accessible to people who might not otherwise engage with the Museum.  Over the years we  have worked with a wide variety of local community groups; often this work has relied on funding from grant-giving bodies and generous individuals.

How can you paint in colour if you are blind?

HOW A MAN WHO WAS BORN BLIND LEARNT HOW TO PAINT IN COLOUR Dr. Simon Hayhoe FBCS, Lecturer in Education University of Bath Early in the new millennium, I got to hear about a professional artist from Turkey called Esref...

How do we see colour?

The evolution, neuroscience and psychology of colour perception Colour has been a part of life for at least 1.1 billion years, when we know early organisms were coloured with light red pigments. Colour is now an important product of the...