Marie Taglioni(1804-1884), Ballet dancer
Sitter in 12 portraits
Dancer; first appeared in Vienna, 1822, and subsequently in Paris, established herself as the leading ballet dancer in Europe, appearing frequently in London; her greatest success was in the ballet La Sylphide.
Develop your art skills
Discover our BP Next Generation short films made by artists. Follow step by step guides in drawing and painting techniques.
Hold Still photography workshop
Reflect on your own experiences of lockdown through this easy-to-do from home, photographic exercise.
Draw Like a Renaissance Master
Revisit The Encounter exhibition and learn about Renaissance and Baroque drawing methods and materials.