Making It -Sculpture in Britain 1977-1986

Bainbridge, Eric (2015) Making It -Sculpture in Britain 1977-1986. Making It: Sculpture in Britain 1977-1986, 01 Apr - 21 Jun 2015, Longside Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, UK (touring).

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Survey exhibition of this period in British sculpture.( 44 artists)

The late 1970s and 1980s witnessed the emergence of a younger generation of artists working in the UK who began to receive international attention for practices which, although incredibly diverse, share a revived interest in the sculpted object, in materials, and in ideas around making. Making It is the first exhibition to survey this exciting moment in British sculpture. It shows how approaches to object making were reinvigorated by the breakthroughs in conceptual and performance art made by preceding generations and by sculptural and cultural inspirations from beyond these shores.

Item Type: Show/Exhibition
Subjects: Fine Art > Sculpture
Divisions: Institute of Arts and Creative Industries > Art and Design Workstream
Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries > School of Art and Design
Depositing User: Eric Bainbridge
Date Deposited: 22 Nov 2016 13:50
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2019 09:11

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