Cumbrian Alchemy

Williams, Robert and Wilson, Bryan McGovern (2014) Cumbrian Alchemy. [Show/Exhibition]

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Abstract

This exhibition took place at The Beacon Gallery, Whitehaven, Cumbria. Cumbrian Alchemy is an ambitious contemporary art project by the University of Cumbria and supported by Arts Council England. The exhibition of drawings, photographs and artefacts is the result of a research project by American artist Brian McGovern Wilson and British artist and university professor Robert Williams. The project, which unfolded over a number of years, looks at Cumbria and Lancashire’s Energy Coast, a string of industrial facilities including nuclear power plants, renewable energy facilities and mines. The artists explore the connection between these industrial elements and the archaeology, monuments and oral traditions of the region.

Item Type: Show/Exhibition
Keywords: 740 DRAWING & DECORATIVE ARTS, 741 Drawing & drawings, 779 Photographs
Members: University of Cumbria
Depositing User: ULCC Admin
Date Deposited: 08 Nov 2016 13:06
Last Modified: 08 Nov 2016 13:06
URI: http://collections.crest.ac.uk/id/eprint/12775

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