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British and foreign exhibitions and their postcards

F A. Fletcher

British and foreign exhibitions and their postcards

by F A. Fletcher

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Published by [The authors] in [East Boldon] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby F.A. Fletcher & A.D. Brooks.
ContributionsBrooks, A D.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13703300M

Vintage Postcard of the Court of Arts at the Franco-British Exhibition in London, England. The postcard dates to , and it is an Official Souvenir produced by Valentine & Sons. The card is in good condition with some wear to the corners and edges, and the corners show some scrapbook wear. The card was never used or mailed. the ‘memory-value’ of the Exhibition is one hundred years on through the analysis of a series of postcard messages sent from the “White City”. The research for this article is based partly on a BBC 4 radio programme commissioned for the centenary of the Franco-British Exhibition: “Postcards File Size: KB.

The Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of All Nations or The Great Exhibition (sometimes referred to as the Crystal Palace Exhibition in reference to the temporary structure in which it was held), an international exhibition, took place in Hyde Park, London, from 1 May to 15 October It was the first in a series of World's Fairs, exhibitions of culture and industry that became City: London. Postcards as art and the art of the postcard Book looks at British Museum’s contemporary artists' postcards from to the present.

  "postcard" - × in 29 things you (probably) didn’t know about the British Museum The postcard stall in , in the entrance hall. ← Previous image Next image →. The British Museum will hold the UK's first ever major exhibition of postcard artworks, featuring Andy Warhol, Jeremy Deller, Gilbert & George and Yoko Ono,Author: Zoe Paskett.


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The British Museum, earlier this year, opened the first survey of postcard art to be held in a major museum in the UK. The exhibition - The World Exists to Be Put On A Postcard: Artists’ postcards from to now - features over postcard works of art from some of the most famous artists of the past five decades, including Gilbert & George, Susan Hiller, Guerrilla Girls, Tacita Dean Author: Sukanya Garg.

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out of 5 /5(2). The world exists to be put on a postcard features postcards, several reproduced at actual size, designed by notable modern and contemporary artists, including Carl Andre, Eleanor Antin, Joseph Beuys, Tacita Dean, Gilbert & George, Richard Hamilton, Susan Hiller, Richard Long, Bruce Nauman, Yoko Ono, Dieter Roth, Gavin Turk, Mark Wallinger, Rachel Whiteread and Hannah Wilke, many of.

Photographic postcard views of Australian displays at the Franco-British Exhibitionfor example, can be read as fairly objective. These international exhibition postcards offer an insight into the design of the displays and certainly provide a valuable source of historical information (Figures 3.

Vintage postcards: Franco-British Exhibition Posted on Ap by thelondonphile The choice of the Franco-British Exhibition as the next in the vintage postcard series is particularly apt given that it was the cards themselves – and their wonderfully evocative images – that prompted me to learn more about the event in the first.

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A Gentleman driving a Lady in a Phaeton by Stubbs. The Milbanke and Melbourne Families by Stubbs. opening of the Exhibition on May 14 The opening ceremony was performed by the Prince of Wales - later King George V - in pouring exhibition attracted 8 million visitors and was the largest exhibition of its kind in Britain.

It was the first international exhibition co-organised and sponsored by two countries. The postcard has long been an artistic form of expression, whether altering existing postcards or making new ones from scratch.

This catalog looks at the process since the s to the present, with a wealth of examples, from the strictly personal to the cultural to the political — and often all three at once/5(3).

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