Month: July 2013

New content added to ‘Writing’ section

I’m in the process of adding pieces of writing from my archive to this site and have added the following in the past few days. More to follow in due course: i) ‘How to Keep a Villa in Arcadia‘ – on the Venice Biennale in relation to Virgil’s Eclogues. ii) Two items of programme notes:… Read more »

Drawing & the Third Dimension at Perry Green

The planes of Henry Moore’s sculptures convey a plasmic organicism. They seem to curve around you as you approach and to spin like a barrel on an axle as you move away. The skill in controlling our impression of these planes is the sculptor’s manoeuvre. It distinguishes itself from the two-dimensional mark-making of the draughtsman… Read more »