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Free lunchtime talk: Gillian Ayres (1930-2018), Florestan – a closer look

Friday, 11 May | 12.30 pm - 1.00 pm

| Free

Florestan is one of the most important abstract paintings in the collection of Swindon Museum and Art Gallery. Following the sad news of Gillian Ayres’ death in April 2018, we will be revisiting this work of art in a special lunchtime talk. Come along and see the painting up close, to learn more about Ayres’ ground-breaking career and some of the unique properties of abstract art.

Lunchtime talks are free, commence at 12.30pm and last for approximately 30 minutes.



Friday, 11 May
12.30 pm - 1.00 pm
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