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Perspective Tour with Shamita Sharmacharja

  • Free
  • Gallery tour
  • British Sign Language
A group of four people pictured in a colourful gallery space at Wellcome Collection. They are discussing an artwork as a group, with one person talking and gesturing with their hands towards the wall while the others listen. One person is in a wheelchair, three people are standing. In the foreground is a huge, brightly coloured sculpture of a calliper boot by the artist Jason Wilsher-Mills.

What you’ll do

Join curator Shamita Sharmacharja for a tour of ‘Jason and the Adventure of 254’. Shamita will share her personal views and insights into the exhibition, and you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions.



Need to know


We’ll meet at the Information Point, which is on level 0, directly in front of you as you enter Wellcome Collection.

Place not guaranteed

Booking a ticket for a free event does not guarantee you a place. You should aim to arrive 15 minutes before the event is scheduled to start to claim your place. If you do not arrive on time, your place may be given to someone on the waiting list.

Waiting list

If this event is fully booked, you may still be able to attend. We will operate a waiting list, which opens 30 minutes before this event starts. Arrive early, and we’ll give you a numbered ticket. If there are any unfilled places just before the start time, we will invite you to enter in order of ticket number.

British Sign Language

This event will have British Sign Language interpretation.

For more information, please visit our Accessibility page. If you have any queries about accessibility, please email us at access@wellcomecollection.org or call 0 2 0. 7 6 1 1. 2 2 2 2

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About your guide

Shamita Sharmacharja

Shamita Sharmacharja is a curator at Wellcome Collection. In addition to ‘Jason and the Adventure of 254’, she has curated exhibitions such as ‘Genetic Automata’ (2023), ‘Play Well’ (2019) and ‘Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?’ (2017). Before Wellcome Collection, Shamita worked as a curator at the Whitechapel Gallery and assistant curator at Tate Modern.