Taking Flight: St Ives in the 1950s visits Kendal

Picture this, it’s the 1950s and for a short period of time the epicentre of modern art isn’t Paris, London or New York…it’s St Ives. Here in a small Cornish fishing town a group of painters became renowned for their vivid expression, colour and passion.

Terry Frost (1915-2003) Straw and Purple Visage, 1958

Evelyn De Morgan: Artist of Peace

Evelyn De Morgan: Artist of Peace is a revealing and enchanting exhibition, open now until mid-September, in the elegant and scenic setting of Blackwell, the Arts and Crafts House, at Bowness-on-Windermere in the Lake District.

Evelyn De Morgan, In Memoriam, c1900