Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-garde

Audio-described tour

An audio-described tour of the exhibition Modern Couples, suitable for blind and visually impaired visitors.

This tour, led by Lisa Squirrel, will highlight key artworks on display in the exhibition.

Explore modern art and modern love; Modern Couples reveals how relationships can become a playground for creativity.

Featuring the biggest names in Modern Art, Modern Couples explores creative relationships, across painting, sculpture, photography, design and literature. Meet the artist couples that forged new ways of making art and of living and loving. The exhibition illuminates these creative and personal relationships, from the obsessional and fleeting to the life-long.

Including Dora Maar & Pablo Picasso; Salvador Dalí & Federico García Lorca; Camille Claudel & Auguste Rodin; Frida Kahlo & Diego Rivera; Emile Flöge & Gustav Klimt – plus many more.

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