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	Image:  François Boucher A young lady holding a pug dog (presumed portrait of Madame Boucher) mid 1740s (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales

Art and dementia: Portraits in the collection

Discussion and artmaking for people living with dementia and their carers

An opportunity for meaningful discussion and active engagement with portraits in the Gallery’s collection followed by an artist-led artmaking session.

Offered to individuals with their care partners as well as groups, this tour is particularly for people living with younger-onset dementia. It will provide intellectual stimulation and encourage self-expression with an opportunity for participants to articulate their opinions about what they experience.

Part of our regular program of art and dementia events held throughout the year on the third Thursday of the month, with a different focus each month.

Image: François Boucher A young lady holding a pug dog (presumed portrait of Madame Boucher) mid 1740s (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales

Thursday 17 May 2018, 11am

Free, bookings recommended

Bookings and enquiries: 02 9225 1740

Or email pp@ag.nsw.gov.au

Assisted access for individuals or groups with specific requirements can be requested when booking

See also: Access

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk