Explore Somerset House’s exhibitions and displays through our busy and diverse programme of workshops, tours, talks, seminars and film screenings.
Join Jacky Bahbout, the author of Funny Face for a collage workshop that 'draws' on visual puns to make a face. Is than an eyebrow or a moustache? For families with accompanied children aged 6-12.
Some of the most poignant and lasting statements about war and conflict have come from the poets who have had first-hand experience. Taking inspiration from the images of injured servicemen and woman on display in the Wounded: The Legacy of War exhibition, Tamar Yoseloff will lead this practical writing workshop.
Join a member of the gallery team for a spotlight tour of Guy Bourdin exhibition. Each tour will delve into these iconic, ground-breaking images and the stories behind the style.
Now approaching its 150th anniversary, little is widely known about the early days of winter tourism in Switzerland. Although the first of the winter visitors to the Alps were convalescents, they were also joined by healthy friends and relatives who, for amusement and exercise, devised new activities sliding about on the snow and ice. Talking to Fashioning Winter: Moving Mountains curator Tory Turk, Susan Barton will reveal the quirky origins of winter tourism.