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.

Bush Theatre The Scottish Bible Society Nida Museums, Libraries, Archives - London Historic Royal Palaces