Arts Lecture by Peter Wakelin
Lecture Title: ‘Charles Burton: Painting Still'
Saturday 5 March 2022, 7.30pm at The Drama Studio, Gwernyfed High School.
Peter, formerly Director of Collections at the National Museum of Wales, talks about one of Wales’s major figures of art; Welsh painter Charles Burton who grew up in Rhondda Fawr in South Wales.
Charles is now regarded as the Elder Statesman of Welsh Contemporary Painting, which reflects the range and extraordinary use of paint and colour which is his hall mark. ‘Charles Burton: Painting Still’, is also the title of a book by Peter Wakelin and published by Sansom & Company.
Ticket price: £12, £7 if unwaged or in full time education, 10% members discount applies.
Booking essential: www.glasburyarts.co.uk
*In the event of COVID-19 intervening the lecture will be hosted online via zoom.*