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Evan Walter’s Talk by Barry Plummer




Barry Plummer is speaking about renowned Welsh painter Evan Walters at theCowbridge Book Festival on May 14, 2012 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm. Please click here to book tickets, see below for more information.

“Evan Walters (1893-1951) is perhaps the great hidden secret of Welsh painting in the twentieth century, an outstanding artist who awaits discovery beyondWales. This book presents, for the first time, a generous selection of colour reproductions of his paintings – portraits, landscapes, still lives – with a biographical essay on the artist.”


 Barry Plummer the author and editor of the book is an independent researcher of Welsh art. He will be in conversation with Dr. Kim Howells, a former Minister for Culture. Kim has spent most of his life in politics but since retiring he has returned to his love of art. He recently interviewed Barry in his successful four-part program “Framing Wales” on BBC2.

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