Kicking & Screaming – a Brief Story of Post-War Art. By Linda Smith

A special free lecture organised by North Yorkshire & South Durham Decorative & Fine Arts Society. Supported by Creative Darlington.

Linda Smith lectures at Tate Britain and Tate Modern. This lecture explores British Art since 1945, from Francis Bacon’s paintings through key moments including Modernism and the Festival of Britain; the explosion of Pop Art and Conceptualism; the notorious ‘Sensation’ exhibition and the Turner Prize and the paintings of Lucian Freud.

Date: 20 May 2017

Venue: Crown Street Gallery, Darlington Library, Darlington

Time: 3.15-4.15pm Doors open at 3pm