2018 Solo Show, Roehampton University Library, London, United Kingdom
Title: All I want to do… (Detail)
42.0cm x 59.4cm
Mixed media on card
‘Excellence – Celebrating pioneering Headteachers’
The exhibition features Tony O’Connor, Beryl Gilroy, Yvonne Conolly and Betty Campbell who were first appointed as Headteachers in Britain during the 1960s and 1970s.
Part One: Monday 29th October 2018 until Friday 8th November 2018
Part Two: The exhibition will return on Monday 10th December 2018 until end January 2019
The 12 panel display includes abstract calligraffiti prints based on quotations. Other art pieces in the exhibition include paper fortune game sculptures, which were popular with British school children during the era when the featured Headteachers were appointed, as well as enlarged pencils covered with words reminiscent of script written by teachers with white chalk on blackboards.
Alongside the installation is a display of books and pamphlets significant to theme selected from the Roehampton Library collection
Exhibition address: University Library, University of Roehampton, Roehampton Lane, London, SW15 5SZ
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