Tuesday June 2, 2020

Fine Arts: Colourful new vistas broaden our artistic horizons

One of Trudy Benson’s 1980s-inspired abstract works is a star turn at Bonham’s latest sale

24th May, 2020
Trudy Benson’s Fuzzy Rug is a highlight of the Bonham’s sale

Some say modern art is all down to the invention of photography. Why attempt to reproduce reality in paint, when the Kodak did it so well?

Photography encouraged the artist’s imagination to soar into the realms of the unknown and the unimaginable – all in glorious colour. We know about Scully, Scott and Crozier, but lockdown offers the chance to explore beyond familiar horizons, to, perhaps, a couple of Cuban artists, members of a short...

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