Michelangelo: Visual Arts Programme at The British Museum

Arts for Dementia

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Visual Art

Join our FREE programme for people with early-stage dementia
or mild cognitive impairment and their companions.

Dates: 3rd; 10th; 17th and 24th June
Time: 11am – 1pm

This 4-week programme is a chance for participants to discover Michelangelo’s drawings, sculptures, letters and poems, created in his later years at the British Museums latest exhibition. You will be introduced to artworks in the collection and encouraged to respond to the themes using drawing techniques led by the brilliant artist, Sola Sodeke. At the end of the session there will be a chance to socialise with light refreshments.

The programme is free of charge and all materials are included. No previous art experience is needed. It is about giving it a go!

Enjoy weekly creativity
Make new social connections
Develop new skills
Combat memory worries

To register email Christina at christina@artsfordementia.org or call the number in the contact details pane on the right.

Contact Information


The British Museum
Great Russell Street




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