Steve McQueen’s Year 3 Project features photographic portraits of thousands of London schoolchildren. This special after-hours tour explores how British artists have represented children and childhood throughout history.
Led by the art historian, writer and broadcaster Ferren Gipson, the tour looks at paintings, sculptures, photographs and video works from the eighteenth century to the present day, and explores how issues of gender and class have shaped artistic depictions of children.
The tour concludes with consideration of McQueen’s epic new work
Ferren Gipson is an art historian, writer and broadcaster. She is currently Social Media Marketer for Art UK and the host, writer and producer of the Art Matters podcast.