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Exhibition Maurice Cockrill

Posted by fidest press agency su lunedì, 26 settembre 2011

London 10 am – 6 pm daily (last admission 5.30 pm) Fridays and Saturdays until 10 pm (last admission 9.30 pm) Royal Academy of Arts Burlington House, Piccadilly Admission: £14 full price; £13 Registered Disabled and 60 + years; £9 NUS / ISIC cardholders; £4 12–18 years and Income Support; £3 8–11 years; 7 and under free Maurice Cockrill RA will showcase five decades of his works on paper. This exhibition will feature a range of imagery from Cockrill’s early figurative to more recent abstract studies. Mostly executed in ink and wash, these drawings illustrate the many different approaches Cockrill has applied to his work throughout his career. Works on Paper from Five Decades will demonstrate how his rigorous practice has resulted in a continually evolving body of work.
Maurice Cockrill was born in 1936 and studied at Wrexham School of Art and the University of Reading. He has taught at the Royal College of Art, Saint Martins College and more recently occupied the position of Keeper at the Royal Academy Schools. Cockrill’s work has been exhibited internationally; recent solo exhibitions include The Adam Gallery, London, Galerie Helmut Pabst, Frankfurt and Annandale Galleries, Sydney, Australia. His works are held in public and private collections including British Museum, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, Kunstmuseum, Dusseldorf and Centro Cultural Arte Contempraneo, Polanco, Mexico. He was elected Royal Academician in 1999 in the category of painter. Image: Maurice Cockrill, ‘Drawing for ‘A Portable Kingdom’’, c. 1996. Ink on paper. 40 x 50 cms. The Artist

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