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Ashmolean hosts Curator's Talk on Bacon Moore Exhibition

Posted on 2013-10-07 05:40:40 in EVENTS
Francis Bacon, 'Still Life-Broken Statue and Shadow' 1984, oil on canvas, © The Estate of Francis Bacon / DACS London 2013. All rights reserved.
Francis Bacon, 'Still Life-Broken Statue and Shadow' 1984, oil on canvas, © The Estate of Francis Bacon / DACS London 2013. All rights reserved.

In association with their exhibition 'Francis Bacon Henry Moore: Flesh and Bone', the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology is hosting a curator's talk with Colin Harrison, Senior Curator of European art at the Ashmolean Museum. Those wishing to attend the talk are informed by the Ashmolean that booking is essential. Online booking will be available soon at Tickets Oxford.

The pictured 'Still Life-Broken Statue and Shadow' (1984), oil on canvas, is one of twenty paintings by Francis Bacon on display at the Ashmolean, alongside twenty sculptures, and twenty drawings by Henry Moore.

More information about this, and other events in association with 'Francis Bacon Henry Moore: Flesh and Bone', is available from the Ashmolean's 'What's On' doc (sections five and six). Also you can view more information about the exhibition itself on our previous blog post here, and on the Ashmolean's website.

Colin Harrison Curator's Talk
2-3pm, Tuesday 15th October 2013*
£4/£3 concessions* (online booking via Tickets Oxford available soon)
Headley Lecture Theatre
Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
University of Oxford

*Please note that event details and attendees are subject to change.
Word ref: details provided by the Ashmolean museum, special thanks to Theresa Nicolson, The Henry Moore Foundation, Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, University of Oxford.

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