Past Event Tate St Ives Talk and Lecture

Seminar: Marlow Moss

21 September 2013 at 10.00–13.30

This half-day seminar will explore the life and work of Marlow Moss:

Dr Lucy Howarth, art historian and co-curator of the Marlow Moss exhibition currently at Tate St Ives, will be chairing the session and will be presenting on Moss's work in a British context.

Dr Michael White, Reader in Art History at the University of York and co-curator of Van Doesburg and the International Avant-Garde exhibition at Tate Modern in 2010, will present on Moss's work in a European context discussing her relationships with Piet Mondrian and other prominent members of the European avant-garde.

Maria Christoforidou, Associate Lecturer at Plymouth University and independent curator, will look at gender in art historical practises and the value of revisiting forgotten female artists in a contemporary context through photographic portraits of Marlow Moss, Claude Cahun, Barbara Hepworth and Hélène Vanel.

Part of the Tate Research Centre: Creative Communities, and alongside the St Ives September Festival.

For more information, call 01736 796 226 or email


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Date & Time

21 September 2013 at 10.00–13.30

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