CORNWALL AS CRUCIBLE – Modernity and Internationalism in Mid-century Britain

* The Barber is temporarily closed due to COVID-19. * ┬áRemote and picturesque, St Ives in Cornwall became an unlikely hotbed for avant-garde art in the mid 20th century. Painters and sculptors made it their home, either permanently or as temporary exiles, bringing with them their preoccupation with international modernity. Taking as its inspiration the … Continue reading CORNWALL AS CRUCIBLE – Modernity and Internationalism in Mid-century Britain