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Welcome Return for Frank Bowling RA

Letter relating to an exhibition, 2008
Published by: University of Wolverhampton
Year published: 2008

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Single sheet A4/printed letter/dated 25 February 2008/From: University of Wolverhampton, School of Art + Design

Title within text of the letter: A WELCOME RETURN FOR FRANK BOWLING RA

From the letter: “Guyana - born, British-trained artist Frank Bowling was awarded an Honorary Doctor of the University last year. He was the first black artist elected to the Royal Academy in 2005. He maintains two studios, one in New York and one in London, and in Spring 2008 has no less than six exhibitions showing his work, including in London, Brighton, Bournemouth and, of course, Wolverhampton. His work is represented in over 30 public and corporate collections, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; The Royal College of Art; and the Victoria & Albert Museum.” Signed by Sue Fahy - Head of Fine Art and Photography.

Related people

»  (Sir) Frank Bowling OBE, RA

Born, 1935 - 1937 (probably 1936) in British Guiana (now Guyana) Caribbean/S. America

Related exhibitions

Related venues

»  University of Wolverhampton (Millennium Building)

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom