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Talk: 'Lee Miller and Roland Penrose at Farley's Farm'

Antony Penrose, son of Lee Miller and Roland Penrose, will be talking about 'Lee Miller and Roland Penrose at Farley's Farm'

Talk: 'Lee Miller and Roland Penrose at Farley's Farm'

Apr 05th 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Phoenix Centre - 26 Malling Street, Lewes. BN7 2RD

penrose-miller-flyer.jpgThe story of Roland Penrose, British Surrealist artist and biographer of Picasso and Lee Miller, American Surrealist photographer, who shot fashion and combat with equal talent seen through the eyes of their son Anthony Penrose, who is al- so their biographer.

We look at how their early lives formed their motivations and how they strove to use art to make the world a better place. The last decades of their life togeth- er were at Farley Farm, their home in Sussex which was frequented by many Surrealist and Modern artists.

Doors open 10am.
Introduction and discussion with Jenny Leeburn, Psychotherapy Sussex Arts Forum.

PS Members : free
Non members: £10.00. Buy tickets online from wegotickets.

Contains some war images which may be disturbing.
A short version of this lecture is used for the introductory talk at Farley Farm House.

CPD certificate available.

 

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