We are pleased to present ‘Angels’, an exhibition about the artistic motif of the angel and how it is reinterpreted by contemporary artists today. Together with artworks that are centuries old, the exhibition will feature new works from Iain Andrews, Andy Harper, Liane Lang, Kate MccGwire, and Carolein Smit.
Two medieval works of stained glass provide the initial frame of reference for the traditional angelic motif. One is a roundel from the Duchy of Brabant from 1530 and depicts an angel as a divine agent, holding the coat of arms of a local family. A second fragment from Northern...