Monthly Archives: October 2012

The Abbot of Glenstal Abbey on art

A very dear friend of mine sent me this video of Mark Hederman, Abbot of Glenstal Abbey.

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Mervyn Peake’s Captain Slaughterboard

Mervyn Peake was one of the more imaginative and original artists to emerge in the 1930s. Captain Slaughterboard Drops Anchor was his first picturebook and was initially developed while Peake was still in his twenties. It was published in 1939 … Continue reading

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