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Elisabeth Frink Remembered: A talk by Brian Phelan

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Hauser & Wirth Somerset

Dropping Lane

Bruton

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Elisabeth Frink Remembered: A talk by Brian Phelan

Saturday 6 May 2017, 2 - 4 pm

We are delighted to welcome long time friend of artist Elisabeth Frink, the playwright Brian Phelan to Hauser & Wirth Somerset, to discuss the life and work of this fascinating artist. Phelan will give a series of short talks interspersed with archival films made about the artist.

Brian Phelan is a professional playwright whose work has been widely presented on stage and television across the world. He has been a friend and admirer of Elisabeth Frink since the early sixties and has written on her work.

Programme:

14:00 – 14:10

Life on the Fulham Road in the Late 1950s & Early 1960s: A look at the life and work of the young Elisabeth Frink


14:10 – 14:30

Frink on Film: Bird-Men and Warriors, Elisabeth Frink and her sculpture as seen by poet,

Laurie Lee, BBC Omnibus, 1964


14:30 – 14:40

Goggle Heads: Brian’s Afterword, for Elisabeth Frink Catalogue Raisonne of Sculpture

1947-93


14:40 – 15:00

Interval

Tea and coffee will be provided


15:00 – 15:50

Frink on Film: Dame Elisabeth Frink, The South Bank Show, introduced by Melvyn Bragg, directed by Mick Csaky, 1993


15:50 – 16:00

Brian’s address given at the Royal Academy Memorial Service at St. James’ Piccadilly

This event will take place in the Implement Shed.

This is a free event, however advanced booking is essential.

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