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Exhibition: Anne Desmet: Kaleidoscope

Location

Guildhall Art Gallery and Roman Amphitheater,

Guildhall Yard, London,
EC2V 5AE

Dates

This exhibition runs from Fri, 12th Apr 2024 to Sun, 8th Sep 2024.

Forthcoming dates:

Thu,
23rd May 2024  
(10:30am - 4pm)
Fri,
24th May 2024  
(10:30am - 4pm)
Sat,
25th May 2024  
(10:30am - 4pm)
Sun,
26th May 2024  
(10:30am - 4pm)
Mon,
27th May 2024  
(10:30am - 4pm)
Tue,
28th May 2024  
(10:30am - 4pm)
Wed,
29th May 2024  
(10:30am - 4pm)

Cost: Free of Charge

Description

Offering art lovers a fresh perspective on London, its architecture, and geography, Guildhall Art Gallery celebrates the work of artist and specialist wood engraver, Anne Desmet RA.

The exhibition sees the artist slicing into prints focused on London from her earlier wood-engravings, linocuts and hand-drawn lithographs to make a new series of digital collages, inspired by looking at a fragmented view of the world through a toy kaleidoscope.

Spanning over three decades of Desmet’s documentation of London through the mediums of wood engraving and mixed-media printed collage, the exhibition will feature 150 works, including 41 London-themed kaleidoscopic prints created exclusively for this exhibition, and a selection of tools and engraved wood blocks.

Desmet’s prints create a unique dialogue between time and change, depicting the evolution of urban landscapes - from ancient Rome and Pompeii to London.


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This exhibition runs from Fri, 12th Apr 2024 to Sun, 8th Sep 2024

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

May 2024

June 2024

July 2024

August 2024

September 2024

Location

Guildhall Art Gallery and Roman Amphitheater,

Guildhall Yard, London,
EC2V 5AE

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