Perpetuating the memory of one of the greatest men of the Victorian age

William Morris goes Atomic: A Provisional Memorial to Nuclear Disarmament

December 3, 2016 14.15 at The William Morris Society, Kelmscott House

David Mabb is an artist who works with appropriated imagery to rethink the political implications of different aesthetic forms in modern art and design history. Recent work has focused on the designs of William Morris. This talk introduces works made in response to a visit to HMS Courageous, a decommissioned nuclear powered submarine furnished with William Morris fabrics.

An Arts Catalyst Nuclear Culture Commission.

David Mabb is Reader in Art and Programme Leader (MFA Fine Art) at Goldsmiths, University of London.

Tickets: £12 (non-members); £10 (members); £5 (students)

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