A Crisis of Brilliance

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 22ND SEPTEMBER 2013

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Tue to Sun 10am-5pm | Late opening Thu 20 Sep, 5pm-9pm
 
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A Crisis of BrillianceSome of the most well-known British artists of twentieth century feature in A Crisis of Brilliance, the Dulwich Picture Gallery's survey which includes works by contemporaries such as CRW Nevinson, Stanley Spencer, Mark Gertler and Dora Carrington. Students together at the Slade School of Art in London between 1908 and 1912, they formed part of what their esteemed drawing teacher Henry Tonks described as the school's last 'crisis of brilliance'. This exhibition which features over 70 original works by the group includes images which document their responses to the First World War.

 

About Dulwich Picture Gallery

Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated collections of European Old Master paintings. Works by Rubens, Poussin, Van Dyck, Rembrandt, Watteau and Gainsborough contribute to the collection of European Old Master paintings spanning the 1600s and 1700s. More about Dulwich Picture Gallery

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A Crisis of Brilliance  Paul Nash The Void. Photo courtesy of MBAC, Tate London.  

A Crisis of Brilliance - Paul Nash The Void. Photo courtesy of MBAC, Tate London.

A Crisis of Brilliance Paul Nash The Void. Photo courtesy of MBAC, Tate London. 

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