György Gordon: From Hungary to Yorkshire at The Hepworth Wakefield
Art Exhibition, Mon 13 Mar 2017 - Sun 25 Feb 2018, free entry
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The Hungarian-born artist György Gordon became a refugee after fleeing the Hungarian Uprising of 1956. He resettled in Wakefield in 1964 where he became a lecturer in Graphic Design and the leader of the painting department at Wakefield College of Art.
A gifted teacher, he inspired admiration and affection from generations of young artists. This new exhibition celebrates the recent gift of three paintings to the Wakefield collection.
Approximately 30 works, comprising paintings, works on paper and archival material are on display, including the three gifted works exploring themes of solitude and displacement.
|Mon 13 Mar 2017 - Sun 25 Feb 2018|
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