Home is where the art is

The Dance — David McAllister, 2016 Peter Brew-Bevan

With galleries forced to shut their doors for months in response to the threat of COVID-19, and only now planning carefully staged and restricted reopenings, art lovers have been converging on digital spaces to connect with the artworks and institutions they love. Taking advantage of social media as a site for creative engagement, art institutions have used campaigns such as #BetweenArtandQuarantine, #MuseumFromHome and #MetTwinning to inspire…