The Arts Society Leicester present Surrealist Women
Speaker – Cindy Polemis
Overshadowed by the likes of Salvador Dali, René Magritte and Max Ernst, there was a host of intriguing Surrealist female artists including Frida Kahlo, Méret Oppenheim and Leonora Carrington, who embraced surrealist ideas and created extraordinary and haunting works with a unique and distinguished conceptual energy.
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