Inspired by the Past

Tuesday, 14 June 2011 - Saturday, 10 September 2011
Time: Tuesday to Saturday, 10am – 4.45pm
Location: Guildford House Gallery, 155 High Street, Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom
Organisation: Guildford House Gallery
Topic: Bible


Contemporary art and craft which references the past.

The exhibition relates to George Abbot – A Guildford Man showing at Guildford Museum, an event commemorating the 400th anniversary of the publication of the King James Bible. Guildford man George Abbot (1562-1633) who became Archbishop of Canterbury in 1610, was one of its translators.

In this partner exhibition to George Abbot - A Guildford Man, contemporary artists display work which references the Tudor and Stuart periods in which he lived.

Nida Society of Biblical Literature Historic Royal Palaces Westminster Abbey The City of London