Anne Desmet – Olympic Metamorphoses:
An exhibition of work reflecting the architectural and archaeological development of London’s Olympic site was first shown at London’s Hart Gallery in late 2010. The show toured London’s Pitzhanger Manor; the Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate, Bluecoat Arts Centre and Editions Ltd, both Liverpool, in 2012.
Sales included purchases by the Museum of London, the Ashmolean Museum and the London Metropolitan Archives. 18 works from the tour were at Harris Museum, Preston, in the exhibition ‘Impressit’, 23 February – 27 April 2013.
A video of Anne Discussing her Olympic-themed wood engravings in the RA Summer Exhibition 2012 is available in Anne’s profile on the ‘Our Artists’ section of the Royal Academy website.
2010 – 2012