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William Morris Goes Atomic: A Provisional Memorial to Nuclear Disarmament

Mabb, David. 2016. 'William Morris Goes Atomic: A Provisional Memorial to Nuclear Disarmament'. In: William Morris Goes Atomic: A Provisional Memorial to Nuclear Disarmament. William Morris Society, United Kingdom 3 December 2016. [Conference or Workshop Item]

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Abstract or Description

David Mabb is an artist who works with appropriated imagery to rethink the political implications of different aesthetic forms in modern art and design history. Recent work has focused on the designs of William Morris. This talk introduces works made in response to a visit to HMS Courageous, a decommissioned nuclear powered submarine furnished with William Morris fabrics.

Item Type:

Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)

Keywords:

William Morris, HMS Courageous, nuclear disarmament

Departments, Centres and Research Units:

Art

Dates:

DateEvent
3 December 2016Accepted

Event Location:

William Morris Society, United Kingdom

Date range:

3 December 2016

Item ID:

26835

Date Deposited:

04 Sep 2019 08:58

Last Modified:

04 Sep 2019 08:58

URI:

http://research.gold.ac.uk/id/eprint/26835

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