Virtual Tour of Light and Shade

  • 29 April 2020
  • 12:15 - 13:00
  • This is a live talk on Zoom, for which you will need to register in advance on Eventbrite. Find out more and book your place.


    We ask for a minimum donation of £1 to join the talk. Your donation will support exhibitions, conservation and educational work at the William Morris Gallery during closure and when we reopen to the public. If you are a Waltham Forest resident you can join without donating by using the code WFVIRTUALCULTURE.


Join William Morris Gallery assistant curator Ainsley Vinall for a virtual tour of Light and Shade, our exhibition highlighting the lives led by the women of William Morris’s social circle alongside portrait photographs of them from our collection. The talk will look at the lives of some of William Morris’s family and friends as well as exploring different aspects of nineteenth century portrait photography. Featuring Emma Morris, Isabella Gilmore, Jane Morris, Rosalind Howard and more.