Conrad Atkinson

Annotated typed document entitled, ‘Silver Liberties: A Souvenir of a Wonderful Anniversary Year’, by Conrad Atkinson

[c.1978]

Created by
Conrad Atkinson born 1940
Title
Annotated typed document entitled, ‘Silver Liberties: A Souvenir of a Wonderful Anniversary Year’, by Conrad Atkinson
Date
[c.1978]
Description
This document is about Conrad Atkinson's painting, 'Silver Liberties: A Souvenir of a Wonderful Anniversary Year', 1978, which initially band from an exhibition in Belfast, before the British government intervened to allow it to be shown. It was then subject to protests from Protestant students who demanded that the work be withdrawn. The text in this document explains the work and makes reference to the situation surrounding its exhibition in Northern Ireland.
Format
Document - writings
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Purchased by Tate Archive from Margaret Harrison, November 2010.
Reference
TGA 201020/2/12

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