Exhibition: Elizabeth Blackadder: Favourite Flowers

This exhibition runs from Wed, 3rd Feb 2021 to Sun, 7th Mar 2021. See all dates

This event runs over several days/weeks. Dates include:

Wed,
3rd Feb 2021  
(10:30am - 5pm)  <– Today
Thu,
4th Feb 2021  
(10:30am - 5pm)
Fri,
5th Feb 2021  
(10:30am - 5pm)
Sat,
6th Feb 2021  
(10:30am - 5pm)
Sun,
7th Feb 2021  
(10:30am - 5pm)
Mon,
8th Feb 2021  
(10:30am - 5pm)
Tue,
9th Feb 2021  
(10:30am - 5pm)

This exhibition has not opened yet. Will open on Wed, 3rd Feb 2021

Coronavirus: Events may be cancelled and venues closed at short notice, you are advised to check on their websites before making a trip.

Cost: £10


Dame Elizabeth Blackadder is one of Scotland’s greatest artists, celebrated for her beguiling and lyrical paintings of flowers. A passionate plantswoman, Blackadder’s garden has provided rich inspiration year-round, from daffodils to autumn leaves, tulips, iris and lilies.

This exhibition, curated with The Scottish Gallery, brings together a selection of watercolours, etchings and screenprints from throughout her life in the theme of growth, looking ahead to the renewal of life that is always around the corner in the garden.

Blackadder (born 24 September 1931) is the first woman to be elected to both the Royal Scottish Academy and the Royal Academy. She taught at Edinburgh College of Art from 1962 until her retirement in 1986. Her work can be seen at Tate, the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, and the Museum of Modern Art in New York, and has appeared on a series of Royal Mail stamps.

The works in this exhibition will available for purchase in aid of the Garden Museum’s education programme.


Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

Reserve tickets at this website


Location

Garden Museum,

Lambeth Palace Road,
London,
SE1 7LB

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