Facing the Music
20th-Century Portraits of British Composers at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts. Loans from the National Portrait Gallery, opening May 25th 2012. Co-Curated by University of Birmingham post-graduate students: Emily Cotterill, Qian Gao, Oliver McCall, Imogen Wiltshire and Sophie Rycroft. Many more works will be included in the actual exhibition. Follow @Composers_Exhib for up to date info on the exhibition. Blog: http://thoughtjar-sophierycroft.blogspot.co.uk/
Dame Ethel Mary Smyth (1858 - 1944) John Singer Sargent (1856 - 1925) Chalk on paper, 1901 © National Portrait Gallery, London
Forthcoming Exhibitions: Facing the Music. Barber Institute's 'What's On' Brochure.