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sculpture exhibition in Salisbury

Material Earth: Myth, Material and Metamorphosis

Saturday 10 February 2018 – Tuesday 10 April 2018

Exhibition showcasing a range of artists who work with the mythology and stories of metamorphoses from Northern. Europe, this exhibition will be an ode to all those that are magical, fantastical and ever-changing. Material Earth II will draw on the animals and moral compasses of ancient Greek and Roman fables, the Scandinavian and Germanic fairytales of the Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Anderson as well as the archaic Paganism of European cultures, bound to Messum's location near sites such as Stonehenge and Salisbury Cathedral.

Artists in the barn: Sam Bakewell, Barnaby Barford, Bertozzi & Casoni, Christie Brown, Claire Curneen, Catrin Howell, Philip Eglin, Vivienne Foley, Jessica Harrison, Malene Hartmann Rasmussen, Kerry Jameson, Makoto Kagoshima, Kate Malone, Livia Marin, Claire Partington, Grayson Perry, Lena Peters, Carolein Smit, Katie Spragg, Vivian van Blerk, Bouke de Vries, James Webster, Sophie Woodrow.

Artists in the Long Gallery: Aubrey Beardsley, Merry Joseph Blondel, Ann Carrington, Charlotte Corey, El Gato Chimney, Ori Gersht, Eric Gill, Wilfrid de Glehn, Jules-Joseph Lefebvre, Wolfe von Lenkiewicz, Alastair Mackie, Kate MccGwire, Polly Morgan, Simone Pellegrini, Chris Riisager, Bouke de Vries, Andy Warhol, John William Waterhouse

find out more visit Messum's Wiltshire website

Keyword tags

animals | ceramics | magic | metamorphosis | mythology | natural world | sculpture


Messum's Wiltshire
Place Farm, Court St, Tisbury
Salisbury Wiltshire SP3 6LW
phone 01747 445042
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