Events — Pallant Bookshop


Van Gogh in Britain

Van Gogh in Britain (Talk) Thurs 21 Mar 2019, 6pm

As a man of 19, van Gogh moved to England, immersing himself in British culture and drawing inspiration from writers and painters like Dickens, Millais and Constable. Chris Stephens will explore the influence of British art, literature and culture on van Gogh’s art and the ways in which he in turn inspired British artists, from […] Read more →

Rosoman, Drag Ball 2, 1968 (c) The Artist's Estate

Leonard Rosoman: Painting Theatre (Exhibition) 3 Feb – 29 Apr 2018

Experience John Osborne’s controversial 1965 play ‘A Patriot for Me’ through the eyes of British painter Leonard Rosoman RA (1913-2012). The play’s exploration of gay life proved transformative for Rosoman, who went on to create this remarkable series of paintings which conveyed the play’s ‘claustrophobic, sometimes savage, atmosphere whilst capturing a time when attitudes towards […] Read more →