COLD WAR & THE ARTS

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Headley Lecture Theatre

Ashmolean Museum

Beaumont Street

Oxford

OX1 2PH

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This symposium will bring together researchers, academics and curators to investigate the relationship between artistic creation and politics during the years of the Cold War. It will explore the role played by artists in the political discourse of the time, and the way their works reflected socio-political contexts.

This free event is linked to the Ashmolean exhibition A.R. Penck. I Think in Pictures on view in Gallery 8 until 3rd November 2019 and will be followed by a tour of the exhibition by curator Dr Lena Fritsch.

Free for students upon presentation of a valid student ID.

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Headley Lecture Theatre

Ashmolean Museum

Beaumont Street

Oxford

OX1 2PH

United Kingdom

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