Cold War and the Arts


Join Oxford University lecturers John Blakinger and Marcel Thomas, Professor Jane Pavitt from Kingston University, and Ashmolean curators from different departments to investigate the relationship between artistic creation and politics during the years of the Cold War. Learn more about the role played by artists in the political discourse of the time, and the way their works reflected socio-political contexts. Followed by a tour of the exhibition A. R. Penck: I think in Pictures by the curator.

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