Talk: Eleanor Nairne on Betty ParsonsAlison Jacques Gallery 30 Oct 2019Join Eleanor Nairne, Curator at the Barbican Art Gallery, London, for an introduction to the exhibition Betty Parsons: The Queen of the Circus, on view at Alison Jacques Gallery until 9 November. Nairne will provide insights into the twentieth-century American avant-garde of which Parsons was a leading figure, following the opening of her hugely influential New York gallery in 1946. The artist's rigorous and experimental practice - a unique contribution to post-war abstraction - will also be explored, drawing upon the paintings and sculptures in the show which span across...
Betty Parsons: The Queen of the Circus
2 October - 9 November 2019