John Davies, R.B. Kitaj and Paula Rego: Journeys with The Waste Land at Turner Contemporary

“On Margate Sands. I can connect Nothing with nothing.”- T.S. Eliot, ‘The Waste Land’.

‘Journeys with The Waste Land’ is a major exhibition exploring the significance of T.S. Eliot’s poem through the visual arts. Presenting over 60 artists, and almost 100 objects, the exhibition includes works by Cecil Collins, John Davies, Tacita Dean, Edward Hopper, R.B. Kitaj, Barbara Kruger, Helen Marten, Henry Moore, Paula Rego and JMW Turner. The show explores how contemporary and historical art can enable us to reflect on the poem’s shifting flow of diverse voices, references, characters and places.

3 Feb – 7 May 2018

Turner Contemporary

 

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“On Margate Sands. I can connect Nothing with nothing.”- T.S. Eliot, ‘The Waste Land’.

‘Journeys with The Waste Land’ is a major exhibition exploring the significance of T.S. Eliot’s poem through the visual arts. Presenting over 60 artists, and almost 100 objects, the exhibition includes works by Cecil Collins, John Davies, Tacita Dean, Edward Hopper, R.B. Kitaj, Barbara Kruger, Helen Marten, Henry Moore, Paula Rego and JMW Turner. The show explores how contemporary and historical art can enable us to reflect on the poem’s shifting flow of diverse voices, references, characters and places.

3 Feb – 7 May 2018

Turner Contemporary

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