The video is not in English but it's worth it anyway
Touch art at the
Touching the Prado is a new exhibition at the Prado Museum in
Madrid. Six famous paintings by artists like.Normally when you
visit a museum there are many signs that say,“Do not touch”, but there is a new exhibition
you can touch famous works of art! In the Prado Museum in Madrid Goya and Velazquez
printed using 3D technology. This gives blind and visually impaired visitors the
to touch the paintings so they can feel the
different textures and “see” with their fingers.Visitors who are fully sighted
can use opaque glasses, which make it difficult to see,
so they can experience the paintings
from a different point of view using the sense of touch.
There are audio guides for people to listen
to and Braille to read information about the artwork.
You can visit the exhibition until the 28th of
June 2015. Are you going to touch the Prado?
Etiquetas: TO STUDY ART IN ENGLISH