BSL events page

The Gallery offers a programme of monthly events interpreted with British Sign Language on the last Thursday of each month at 19.00. BSL interpreted events for young people and families are also programmed.

Keep up to date with all BSL events and activities at the Gallery by joining our new Facebook page where you can find information on the full BSL programme, view photos from past events and share feedback on our regular sessions. 

Supported by the Lord Leonard and Lady Estelle Wolfson Foundation.

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Upcoming BSL events

Events (5)

Gallery Tour Suffragettes: Deeds Not Words

Gallery Tour Suffragettes: Deeds Not Words

A part of Late Shift
25 September 2014, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free
John Wilson leads a tour of the centenary display marking the spring and summer of 1914 when militant suffragettes staged their final violent protests in favour of votes for women.

The Big Draw

The Big Draw

  • Family||Workshop
  • BSL

4 October 2014, 13:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join our guest artist for an afternoon of drawing, doodling, sketching and fun. This drop-in session is for all ages and is BSL interpreted.

In Conversation: A Portrait of Britain

In Conversation: A Portrait of Britain

A part of Late Shift
30 October 2014, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Sandy Nairne, Director of the Gallery, and Tarnya Cooper, Chief Curator, discuss the history of the Gallery and the development of the Collection through time.

Pick up a Pencil

Pick up a Pencil

  • Workshop||Young People

15 November 2014, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Drop-in drawing session for young people, with the Gallery’s Youth Forum.

Drawing for ages 14–21.  All you have to do is pick up a pencil.  No need to book, just drop-in on the day.

Gallery Tour: Highlights of the Collection

Gallery Tour: Highlights of the Collection

  • Gallery Talk||Late Shift
  • BSL

A part of Late Shift
27 November 2014, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free
Chisato Minamimura leads a tour of the Collection, picking out highlights along the way. Led in BSL with interpretation into English.