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Whether Seeing is Believing: A focus on the optical illusion in art

Date - Wed 15 Nov 2017

Time - 6.30 pm

Duration - 1 hour

Cost - £3.00

Disabled access? - Yes

Venue - Salford Museum and Art Gallery, Peel Park, Crescent, Salford, M5 4WU


A focus on the optical illusion themes in the 'What’s in Store?' exhibition.

Event details

Spotlighting the work of artists such as Bridget Riley and Patrick Hughes from the University of Salford’s Art Collection, this talk, by Danny Morrell, will question whether seeing is believing.

The talk starts at 6.30pm and a bottle bar will be open from 6pm.

Admission: £3.00 payable at the venue. Pre-booking available, please contact Salford Museum and Art Gallery.


Image: Patrick Hughes, My Room, 2012. Courtesy Patrick Hughes, Flowers Gallery, London and New York. Museum Photography North West.



Jennifer Iddon