The Sculpture of Michael Lyons: A Painter’s View – Fri 18 Oct 2019
David Sweet was a friend and colleague of Michael Lyons’ for many years, visiting his studio and exhibitions many times over that period.
He also has written extensively on the work for journal articles, catalogues and reviews. The talk will trace Lyons’ sculptural journey, exploring the major issues in his work and its relationship with the wider cultural context of late 20th Century British art.
The talk will highlight the value of Michael’s artistic achievement and the importance of his contribution to the practice of sculpture, a pursuit to which he devoted his life.
Free with admission
Friday 18 October 2019, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Art Gallery,