In partnership with Vision West of England, Arnolfini are opening their galleries for a day of events for visually impaired people. Tour the exhibition Still I Rise with audio description and staff trained in visual awareness.
Access equipment includes PENfriend-labelled exhibits, descriptions of some of the key works in the exhibition, large print guides and magnification equipment. The gallery can also supply large print texts in advance.
Still I Rise: Feminisms, Gender, Resistance – Act 3 is a large-scale exhibition of international artists, highlighting the experiences of women and celebrating their triumphs – with an expanded programme of performances, screenings, workshops and talks filling Arnolfini through autumn 2019.
From 10:00 – 11:00 Explore the exhibition
From 11:00 – 12:00 Light refreshments and feedback session in the Light Studio. All feedback will be used to improve future events and services.
[Image: Still I Rise. View of the gallery, on the wall is Ad Minoliti’s ‘Triangles Watching Playlist’ a brightly coloured wall painting, on the floor a person wearing headphones is sitting on some cushions watching a TV playing videos selected by the artist from YouTube.]