22 February 2013
In the Large Weston Room
Edouard Manet, Boy Blowing Bubbles, 1867. Oil on canvas, 100.5 x 81.4 cm. Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon
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Concluding a collaboration with St. Christopher’s Hospice inspired by Manet: Portraying Life
, Nigel Hartley (St Christopher’s Hospice) joins fashion designer Fanny Karst of The Old Ladies' Rebellion, 83-year-old supermodel Daphne Selfe, and Ari Seth Cohen, creator of the influential blog Advanced Style, to discuss how the processes of dying, ageing, or facing life-threatening illnesses can shift our presentation of self.
The Adult Learning Programme is supported by Friends of the RA.
The St. Christopher's Hospice Programme with the Royal Academy is supported by Peacock Charitable Trust.