paul mcdevitt artist talk at henry moore foundation, UK

14 June 2014
Saturday 14 June 2014
2pm - 5.30pm

Tickets £20 (£5 Henry Moore Friends)
(including entrance to sculpture gardens and Body & Void)

This special event brings together artists and curators to explore some of the key themes and ideas emerging from the exhibition and catalogue Body & Void: Echoes of Moore in Contemporary Art. Participants include two of the artists in the exhibition, Richard Deacon, who has created the sculpture Associate especially for Perry Green, and Paul McDevitt, who will be making and presenting new work in response to the show; curator Jon Wood, who has written extensively on Henry Moore and his legacies; and the broadcaster and Director of Artistic Programmes of the Royal Academy, Tim Marlow.

Programme

2pm: Introduction, Richard Calvocoressi (Director, The Henry Moore Foundation)

2.10pm: Apropos Moore, Jon Wood (Research Curator, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds)

2.50pm: Richard Deacon in conversation with Lisa Le Feuvre (Head of Sculpture Studies, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds)

3.30pm: Break

4.10pm: Paul McDevitt presents new work made in response to Body & Void

4.50pm: Panel discussion chaired by Tim Marlow (Director of Artistic Programmes, Royal Academy, London)

Please call 01279 843333 to book in advance.