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Picasso to Warhol – Artist Textiles talk
11:30 on 17 March 2018
Dovecot Studios, 10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LT
Join Dovecot’s Director Celia Joicey and New Lanark Exhibitions Officer Evelyn Whitelaw for an insightful talk on the exhibition Artist Textiles: Picasso to Warhol, at New Lanark until 29 April 2018.
Learn about the important objects in the exhibition, what was involved in bringing them to Scotland and how during the 20th century ordinary people were able to engage with modern art in a personal and intimate way through their clothing and home furnishings.
Trace the history of 20th century art in textiles at this talk featuring the work of Georges Braque, Alexander Calder, Marc Chagall, Salvador Dalí, Sonia Delaunay, Raoul Dufy, Barbara Hepworth, Fernand Léger, Henri Matisse, Joan Miró, Henry Moore, Pablo Picasso, Ben Nicholson and Andy Warhol.
All event attendees will receive 10% discount at Dovecot Shop during their visit.