Bert and the Americans: Albert Irvin and Abstract Expressionism
15 Dec 2018
Saturday 15 December, 11am - 12.15pm
£10 general admission / £8 for RWA Friends. Friends may apply their discount code at the checkout. For more information about becoming a Friend please click here.
Join President of the RWA Stewart Geddes PRWA in the gallery to discuss the moments that inspired Albert Irvin's work, not least the moment when Abstract Expressionists were shown on mass in this country for the first time.
Stewart will also discuss Irvin's choice of materials and the artist communities that inspired him. Having known the artist for many years, Stuart will give insight into what Irvin was like as a person, discussing his many inspirations and sheer love of painting.
Bert and the Americans: Albert Irvin and Abstract Expressionism Gallery