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Poor Art / Arte Povera: Italian Influences, British Responses

Wednesday 20 September 2017 – Sunday 17 December 2017

Fifty years after the first Arte Povera show, this exhibition explores the influence the Italian conceptual movement had on the generation of British artists emerging in the 1970s and 1980s. Works by Eric Bainbridge, Tony Cragg, Ceal Floyer, Anya Gallaccio, Mona Hatoum, Jefford Horrigan, Stephen Nelson, Lucy Skaer, Gary Stevens, Jo Stockham, Gavin Turk and Richard Long are shown alongside pieces by key Italian artists including Alighiero Boetti, Mario Merz, Giulio Paolini, Giuseppe Penone and Gilberto Zorio.

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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
39a Canonbury Square
London N1 2AN
phone 020 7704 9522
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Arte Povera | conceptual art | Italy