Yes, strange title but an exciting prospect of a film inspired by the work of Leonora Carrington. http://film.britishcouncil.org/female-human-animal The soundtrack is a bit special too!
Spent a day at the two parts of the National Gallery of Modern Art in Edinburgh. Gallery Two wasn't to my liking but the permanent collection over in Gallery One is superb and I'm bound to have a post about that soon. However, this trip had been made to go and see this exhibition which … Continue reading Surreal Encounters at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
Thought it would be apt to post this snap from last week - having spent the morning with Dali, I went to La Pedrera and took Leonora along for the ride! Brilliant novel and totally recommend it!
http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2015/apr/06/artist-leonara-carrington-commemorated-with-google-doodle And she has her own Google Doodle!
Leonora Carrington is a fascinating creature in so many ways - when reading her story, she is a woman out of time. Not willing to conform, Leonora's early life was beset with problems but through it all, her art was the one constant that drove her to break free from the shackles that society was … Continue reading Let’s hear it for the girls 2: Leonora Carrington