Read/Eat/Chat

Read the book selection, bring a lunch and discuss at our art-themed book club

October 15, 2020 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Griswold House

Leonora Carrington: Surrealism, Alchemy and Art by Susan L. Aberth

Carrington burst onto the Surrealist scene as a 19-year-old debutante, escaping the demands of her wealthy English family by running away with her lover, Max Ernst. She was championed by Andre Breton, who responded Enthusiastically to her fantastical, dark and satirical writing style and her Interest in fairy tales and the occult. Her stories were included in Surrealist publications and her paintings in the Surrealists’ exhibitions.

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