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Peter Burgess: A Celebration

19 July 2017 | 10.00 am - 18 November 2017 | 5.00 pm

| Free

During the 1970s, Peter Burgess was Head of Ceramics at Swindon School of Art and advised Swindon Museum and Art Gallery on establishing its collection of studio ceramics.

This exhibition brings together some of Swindon’s earliest and most important ceramic acquisitions, including work by Hans Coper, Lucy Rie, Katharine Pleydell-Bouverie and Ray Finch.

Burgess passed away in 2016.

Image: Hans Coper, Large Vessel, early 1970s

 

There is a lunchtime talk associated with this exhibition – please click on the link below for more information.

Free Lunchtime Family Tour – Peter Burgess, Friday 18 August, 12.30pm-1.00pm

Details

Start:
19 July 2017 | 10.00 am
End:
18 November 2017 | 5.00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Swindon Museum and Art Gallery
Bath Road, Swindon, SN1 4BA
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