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Art in black and white

Letter relating to an exhibition, 1990
Published by: Evening Standard
Year published: 1990

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Single sheet A4 portrait/original clipping taken from newspaper mounted on white paper/taken from Evening Standard, 9 January 1990 (no page ref)/letter written in response to a review in the same newspaper

Title: Art in black and white
Author: John Binek

Letter written in response to the review of The Other Story by Brian Sewell in the Evening Standard, 4 January, 1990.
An extract from the text: “I was saddened to read Brian Sewell’s piece (Black pride and prejudice, 4 January) on The Other Story exhibition at the Hayward Gallery, I have seldom seen a review so prejudiced and in such bad taste… To those of us who do not have the opportunity to visit all galleries and museums Mr Sewell mentions it was an opportunity to see something new. Mr Sewell would have done better to tell us about the pictures and to spare us his bitterness.…

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»  Brian Sewell

Born, 1931 in Market Bosworth,England. Died, 2015

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»  Cornerhouse

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»  Hayward Gallery

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»  Manchester City Art Gallery

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»  Wolverhampton Art Gallery

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