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Blueprint Festival Evaluation
Blueprint festival is a free 3 day festival of art, music and dance for young people organized by Tate Collective Liverpool. The festival runs every year and this year I was fortunate enough to be able to volunteer throughout the festival as an evaluative team member. 1,296 more words
About 18 months ago I visited an exhibition about the Surrealist artist, Leonora Carrington at the Irish Museum of Modern Art in Dublin. I’d never heard of her at the time and was surprised that she’d been born in Clayton-le-Woods, just outside the town where I grew up. 406 more words
We are delighted to announce that the Mexican writer, Elena Poniatowska will speak in Liverpool.
Prof Chris Harris and Dr Niamh Thornton have both published on this great writer and activist, and Dr Thornton will moderate the talk in Liverpool Town Hall. 27 more words
Grandmother Moorhead’s Aromatic Kitchen, image from the Telegraph article, ‘Leonora Carrington: last of the great Surrealists’.
Today being the anniversary of the birthday of Leonora Carrington, one of my favourite British artists from the 20th century, I thought I might have another look at one of the first paintings of hers that I saw, at a 2010 exhibition entitled ‘Surreal Friends’, at Pallant House Gallery in Chichester. 469 more words