Monthly Archives: July 2014

Kenneth Clark : Looking for Civilisation, at Tate Britain until 10 August 2014

Responses to a few images in this rich (and varied) exhibition. I’m not a major fan of the Euston School but loved Passmore’s ‘The Red Tablecloth’. Sumptuous deep cadmium red cloth and brown-red space beyond, Vuillard-like – mystery and intimacy conjured in a spare and simple composition – nothing happening but much anticipated. Nature is… Read more »