An informal show and tell about Edward Bawden and Geoffrey Chaucer Mural in the College Refectory. These talks are led by Uschi Payne from Morley Gallery. These events are free but registration is essential.
Monday 19 September: A brief history of Edward Bawden and Mural painting in England 1920-1970.
Monday 17 October: Edward Bawden: Looking at the artist’s work, beyond the Morley Murals, and what made this prolific British artist and designer a household name.
Monday 14 November: Edward Bawden and Geoffrey Chaucer – and the quintessential English. Discussing what unites these two artists separated by five centuries.
Monday 12 December: Edward Bawden and the pictorial description of the literal. Looking at specific motifs and style used by Bawden through one specific Chaucer tale featured on Morley’s Murals.