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  • Reaching for the Statues: A Tour for Blind and Low Vision Veterans

    Reaching for the Statues: A Tour for Blind and Low Vision Veterans

    We were recently honored with the opportunity to lead a group of blind and low-vision veterans through a tour of the Franklin D. Murphy Sculpture Garden. This was our first tour for blind and low-vision guests. Preparing a tour for those whose primary means of accessing art are haptic and senses other than sight required us to reconsider assumptions about how we perceive art.