Monday, December 21, 2020

Sensing the Unseen: Step into Gossaert's 'Adoration' Online

ALPHA OMEGA ARTS
Image above: Detail from Jan Gossaert, 'The Adoration of the Kings', 1510-15
LONDON--A new immersive digital experience inspired by Jan Gossaert's 16th-century masterpiece "The Adoration of the Kings" will open at the National Gallery over the Christmas period. 'Sensing the Unseen: Step into Gossaert’s ‘Adoration’ will show one of the Gallery’s most popular pictures as never before and is designed to allow for digital immersion while maintaining social distancing. The experience begins with the African kings Balthasar’s voice speaking of this transformative moment in time. [More]
Image: Jan Gossaert (Jean Gossart), 'The Adoration of the Kings', 1510-15
Image: Artist’s impression of 'Sensing the Unseen: Step into Gossaert’s ‘Adoration’’ Image by Vasilija Abramovic © The National Gallery, London