News about William Morris
LONDON – The first exhibition devoted to William Morris and his influence on 20th-century life, will open at the National Portrait Gallery this autumn. “Anarchy & Beauty: William Morris and His Legacy, 1860-1960” will run Oct.16 to Jan. 11. The exhibition will focus on Morris’ far-reaching politics, thought and design. With portraits, furniture, books, banners, […]
NEW YORK – Bonhams will offer a stained-glass window by Edward Burne-Jones (1838-1898), created at the studio of William Morris (1834-1896) at its Modern Decorative Art + Design sale on Wednesday, June 14 in New York. This is the last panel to be offered from the collection of Gabreal Franklin, former owner of the seven […]
LONDON – Portrait of Melissa Thompson, a 2020 work by American artist Kehinde Wiley, is now on display in the V&A museum’s William Morris Room (room 125) in the British Galleries, alongside William Morris’s Wild Tulip designs that inspired it. The exhibition runs through October 26, 2023.
GLOUCESTER, Mass. – The Cape Ann Museum will unveil Edward Hopper & Cape Ann: Illuminating an American Landscape in 2023, an exhibition of the critically acclaimed American artist during a turning point in his life and career when he came to Cape Ann from 1923-1928. This major exhibition is the first dedicated to Hopper’s formative development on Cape Ann, […]