Writing Bellotto


Credit: Bernardo Bellotto, The Fortress of Konigstein from the North c. 1756-58
The National Gallery, London

Belona was commissioned by Norwich Castle Museum to work with a group of children from Browick Road Primary and Nursery School in Wymondham, Norfolk. She transformed their responses to Bernardo Bellotto’s masterpiece The Fortress of Konigstein from the North and created a magical story called The Human Nightingale.

Click on the link below to find out more. Listen to the story! Read the great haikus written by Year 5s in response to this classic painting on loan to Norwich Castle Museum from the National Gallery in London.

Writing Bellotto