Jo Melvin
From Soft to Hard and Back Again: Barry Flanagan and His Contemporaries

Jo Melvin

































Barry Flanagan, heap 3, 67, 1967 and one ton corner piece 1967, installation at Vyner Street, 2015


Curator and writer Jo Melvin is Reader in Archives and Special Collections at Chelsea College of Arts, UAL, London, and Director of the Estate of Barry Flanagan. Recent projects include exhibitions at Waddington Custot Gallery, the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds and Raven Row, London. Recent catalogue essays include "The Xerox Book" Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, "British Art and Conceptualism 1966-1979" Tate Britain and "Seth Siegelaub: Beyond Conceptualism" at the Stedijk Museum, Amsterdam. 



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