REMAINDER OF RUN CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
Exhibition exploring the work of Wilhelmina Barns-Graham, a prominent member of the St Ives group and one of Britain’s most significant 20th century artists.
Focusing on one of Britain’s most significant twentieth-century artists and her trips to Europe, this exhibition explores the effect these journeys – to Italy, Switzerland, Spain, Lanzarote and the Orkneys – had on Wilhelmina Barns-Graham’s practice.
The works in this exhibition highlight the importance that new perspectives had on Barns-Graham. Made over a 50-year period, they range from detailed figurative depictions of specific landscapes to bold and colourful abstract paintings.
The theme of the show is particularly timely and foregrounds a positive relationship with Europe and the inspiration found through travel and cultural exchange. This exhibition was curated by the Wilhelmina Barns-Graham Trust.
March 14-May 24, Tue-Sat 10am-5.30pm / Sun 11am-5pm.
Pic: Wilhelmina Barns-Graham, Two Island Series (No. 2) (Orkney), 1987, oil and pencil, hardboard, 29.8 x 60.8 cm © The Barns-Graham Charitable Trust. Photo credit Wilhelmina Barns-Graham Trust