Harbour by Lorenzo Gavarini
Lorenzo Gavarini
Catherine Van Giap - fish panel
Catherine Van Giap
Shelly Perkins
Shelly Perkins
Jill Crowther
Jill Crowther
William Smith
William Smith

Poets in the Landscape

Description: 

POETS IN THE LANDSCAPE
Drawings and Paintings by Bridget Macdonald

Throughout her artistic career Bridget Macdonald has turned to poetry for source material and inspiration. This exhibition brings together a range of her drawings and paintings including early works such as the large charcoal drawings based on Sylvia Plath's Beekeeping poems and an 'imaginary' portrait of Ezra Pound in the pose of a Renaissance painting by Lorenzo Lotto ; diversions via Keats, Shelley, the Dymock Poets and culminating in drawings inspired by Catherine Swire's recently published book of poems SOIL. A varied exhibition which looks at the network of connections between individual poets and their relationship with the landscape of their times.

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Artists Exhibiting at Poets in the Landscape

Abbess of the Bees

Bridget Macdonald

Details

h.Art map reference: 
D5
Address: 
Ledbury Poetry House
Barrett Browning Institute
Ledbury
HR8 2AA
Directions: 
Clock tower building in the centre of Ledbury

Special Events

Tour of Poets in the Landscape with artist Bridget Macdonald

Walk around the paintings and drawings in the exhibition Poets in the Landscape with the artist Bridget Macdonald.

Event Date: 
Sunday, 8 September, 2024 - 14:00
Booking Required: 
No
Entry Type: 
Free
Event Type: 
Talk

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