Towards A New Reality
By the beginning of his professional artistic life in the late 1930s and early 1940s, Victor Pasmore had quickly established himself as an assured painter of lyrical landscapes, figures and still-life studies. Nothing, however, suggested the radical change in direction his work was to take in little more than two years after the end of the Second World War. This exhibition focuses on the period from 1930 to 1969, a time that saw the artist’s transformation from one of Britain’s leading figurative painters to one of its foremost exponents of abstract art. Read more.