image for Talk item typeCurating 'Journeys With The Waste Land' at Canterbury Auction Galleries

Talk, Wed 31 Jan 2018

Contact

Rachel Pilard

01227 452853

Address

40 Station Road West,
Canterbury,
CT2 8AN

Details

The Canterbury Auction Galleries will be opening its doors for an evening with Turner Contemporary's Curatorial Team. In addition to a fascinating talk, audience members will be given the opportunity to enjoy a private view of the latest auction sale lots (a veritable treasure trove of items) while enjoying complimentary wine and nibbles.

Journeys with ‘The Waste Land’ is a major exhibition exploring the significance of T.S. Eliot’s The Waste Land through visual arts. The exhibition, sponsored by The Canterbury Auction Galleries will open on Saturday 3 Feb at Turner Contemporary, Margate.

Professor Mike Tooby and Research Curator Trish Scott will give a fascinating insight in to the work involved in the production of the exhibition this Spring and the Poets connection with Kent.

Schedule of the evening:

18:00 - Private preview of Auction Galleries’ sale while enjoying complimentary wine and nibbles
19:00 - Talk
20:00 - A chance to meet the speakers

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 31 Jan 2018 18:00

Prices

Tickets £15.00

To purchase tickets please email Rachel Pilard at the Canterbury Festival Offices:

Email: rachel@canterburyfestival.co.uk or call 01227 452853

Directions

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