Free Lunchtime Talk: Abstract painting in the ‘60s (with Katie Ackrill)
Date: Friday 28 February 2020
Location: Swindon Museum and Art Gallery, Bath Road, Old Town, Swindon SN1 4BA
Time: 12:30 pm - 13:00 pm
Cost: Friends of Swindon MAG £6, General Admission £8
This tour of Pop and Prosperity will focus on a selection of abstract paintings on display. This exhibition includes works by Howard Hodgkin, Roger Hilton and William Gear. Katie Ackrill will discuss the context in which abstract art flourished during the 1960s, and shed some light on some of the more challenging works on display.