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"Calming Horizontals"


"Calming Horizontals"

Friday 1st October - Sunday 10th October

We are holding a retrospective of Eric Rowan’s work at the Soden Collection gallery at 80 Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury.

Rowan born in Liverpool in 1931. Eric won a scholarship to Liverpool Grammar school then later secured a grant to attend Liverpool Art School. He was then awarded a scholarship to study in Italy at Florence Art School for 1 year. Eric then went on to Cardiff College of Art as a full time lecturer and also worked as Art critic at The Times, Eric married and moved to Shropshire where he was was inspired and painted landscapes of the Shropshire countryside and “calming horizontals”.

We explore the diversity of his work and influence on the Modern British scene as well as looking into some of his most recent paintings.

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