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Give me your painting hand: W S Graham and Cornwall by David Whittaker (Wavestone Press)

This beautifully designed book is an affectionate portrait of the poet, W.S. Graham’s life in or near Praa Sands, Carbis Bay, Mevagissey, Gunard’s Head, Zennor and Madron, Cornwall. 797 more words


Roger Hilton on painting

‘Breaking up or breaking down, Going back or going on, It is all one process. You dredge up bits from the past, Past lives, past women, past children Above all, past paintings… It is your internal life which counts.’ ~ Roger Hilton

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Roger Hilton on painting

“All my thinking about art is haunted by a mystical belief that in its practice one is tapping sources of truth. If it were not that one caught, in this practice, glimpses of some certainties, one would not continue it.” ~ Roger Hilton

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“Taking Flight” at Abbot Hall

I’ve been looking forward to the latest exhibition at Abbot Hall focusing on 5 artists from the St Ives school. We went up to Kendal on Saturday to see it and I wasn’t disappointed. 603 more words


William Gear : The painter that Britain forgot . Towner, Eastbourne

William Gear:The painter the Britain forgot

Towner, Eastbourne

17 July – 27 September

This is a fabulous, ‘must see’ exhibition, a major retrospective of his work, with around 80 vibrant works. 47 more words


Legacies and Visits- Roger Hilton

The weight  and legacy of Modernism embraced rather than avoided.

Instead an invitation to visit.

Firstly Roger Hilton- drunk and constantly with his poet friend. 72 more words

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