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Events - 6 Apr 19

Cancelled: Slow Art Day: Yoga and Slow Looking – Sat 6 Apr 2019

An oil painting of a ship on the sea.

Date: Saturday 6 April 2019, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Venue: York Art Gallery

Yoga is a great way to create a sense of calm in the body and mind, and encourage ‘sitting in stillness’ through meditation.

Join us in our Project Gallery for Yoga and Slow Looking at art to enjoy some quietness, and see art and the world around you more clearly.

This event costs £7. Click here to book your place.

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Automaton Clock: Talk and Demonstration – Sat 6 Apr 2019

A person placing their gloved hand on a highly decorated clock.

Date: Saturday 6 April 2019, 2:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Venue: York Art Gallery

Join us for this talk on the Automaton Clock, an extravagant clock featuring moving figures and sound.

In this talk, we’ll discuss this fascinating clock and what we know about its history. Afterwards, we’ll activate the clock so you can see its many decorations brought to life.

The talk starts at 2pm, will last between 5-10 minutes and is included with your gallery admission. For our admission prices, please see our visitor information page.

In the meantime, why not see some of the other fascinating objects in our collection?

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Slow Art Day: Mindfulness and Slow Looking – Sat 6 Apr 2019

An oil painting of a ship on the sea.

Date: Saturday 6 April 2019, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Venue: York Art Gallery

Mindfulness, which is an awareness of the present moment, can enhance appreciation of art as we consciously slow down and focus our thoughts.

This session in our Project Gallery offers a guided mindfulness exercise to deepen slow looking.

Tickets cost £7. Click here to book your tickets.

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