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The Arts Society Wrekin - Jasper Johns and Jazz

Join us for an evening in Wrekin's new Music School, with a lecture from the Head of Art, Jeremy Philips, and music from the school's Jazz Band.
22 Nov 2019
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The Arts Society Wrekin - Jasper Johns and Jazz
The Arts Society Wrekin - Jasper Johns and Jazz
Jasper Johns and Jazz
Tuesday 11th February 2020 
6.30 - 9pm
Wrekin College, Sutherland Avenue, Wellington TF1 3BH
Jasper Johns (born May 15, 1930) is an American painter, sculptor and printmaker whose work is associated with abstract expressionism, Neo-Dada, and Pop art. He is well known for his depictions of the American flag and other US-related topics. In 2018 The New York Times called him the United States' "foremost living artist".
6.30pm - talk on Jasper Johns by Jeremy Phillips (Head of Art) in the Centenary Lecture Theatre (Sutherland Avenue)
From 7.30pm - Canapés, wine/soft drinks in the new Music School (opens January 2020)
Music - piano and jazz courtesy of Simon Platford MBE (Director of Music) and the Wrekin College students
An opportunity to visit the Art School and see the students’ work

Cost: £16 per person, all welcome.

On street parking in Sutherland Avenue or Sutherland Road

To confirm your attendance, please email the Development Office.

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