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Rose Frain Survey Works: Book Launch and Preview

7th September at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free
Rose Frain Survey Works. This Time in History; What Escapes/Afghanistan, 2017 (detail: Burka). Photo: Severin Carrell. ©Rose Frain
Rose Frain Survey Works. This Time in History; What Escapes/Afghanistan, 2017 (detail: Burka). Photo: Severin Carrell. ©Rose Frain
Rose Frain Survey Works. This Time in History; What Escapes/Afghanistan, 2017 (detail: Burka).
Photo: Severin Carrell. ©Rose Frain

Visual artist Rose Frain is installing ‘intimations and interventions’ from her oeuvre and new works throughout the library this Autumn. From ‘Sissy Graffiti’ to ‘This Time in History, What Escapes’, Frain’s work cites critical moments and social equity.

Rose Frain Survey Works: Book Launch and Preview, Saturday 7th September, 2pm to 4pm

Visual artist Rose Frain is publishing a survey book of her work in September 2019. Glasgow Women’s Library is the first of three UK venues to launch the publication, with each event accompanied by an exhibition showing selected works and new works from the artist’s extensive practice. Join us for the launch of Rose Frain Survey Works this Saturday.

This book features 18-20 of the artist’s major projects, citing stylistic and conceptual developments; with critical essays, full chronology and bibliography. It is edited by Jane Warrilow, designed by James Brook, and published by Sissy Graffiti. You can find more information on the exhibition here.

Rose Frain has a fascinating oeuvre that covers several decades. The project is extremely relevant in the context of significant women artists and apt too since the themes of her work are so acutely relevant today.

– Adele Patrick, GWL

Booking

This event is for open to all and is free to attend. Please book below (you will be taken through the shopping cart but no charge will be made) or you can call us on 0141 550 2267. If you have booked a place and are no longer able to attend please let us know so that we can make your place available to someone else.

Accessibility

Glasgow Women’s Library is wheelchair accessible, with lifts to the first floor and the Mezzanine Floor. We have accessible toilets and all the bathrooms are individual closed stalls and are gender neutral. Our larger Events Space is fitted with an induction loop. A portable induction loop is also available. For paid events free companion tickets are available.

Find more information on Accessibility at GWL or contact us and we will be very happy to offer assistance.

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Date:
7th September
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Glasgow Women’s Library
Phone:
0141 550 2267
Email:
info@womenslibrary.org.uk
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https://womenslibrary.org.uk/

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Glasgow Women’s Library
23 Landressy Street
Glasgow, G40 1BP United Kingdom
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Phone:
0141 550 2267