Strange & Wonderful Beings: The Work of Clifford & Rosemary Ellis

Image Credit: Chippenham Museum

Chippenham Museum, 9 – 10 Market Place, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 3HF

01249 705020
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http://www.chippenham.gov.uk/chippenham-museum/museum-whats-on

Saturday 05 October 2019 – Saturday 18 January 2020
Opening Hours: 10.00 - 16.00

This exhibition celebrates the work of Clifford and Rosemary Ellis. From tube posters to wartime sketches, explore the artistic output of this fascinating design duo and their legacy at the Bath Academy of Art in Corsham. Displayed alongside these will be works by Howard Hodgkin, William Scott and the other famous lecturers who taught at the school.

The exhibition will include loans from the Art and Design Collection of Bath Spa University and the Ellis Family Archive that was given to the Victoria Art Gallery in 2016 is shared with the Bath Record Office.

A programme of themed half-term family activities are running alongside this exhibition, for more details contact Chippenham Museum or visit the What’s On section of the museum’s website.

Chippenham Museum is open Monday to Saturday from 10am to 4pm, including Bank Holidays. The museum, a Chippenham Town Council facility, is free to enjoy with two floors of galleries to explore.

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