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Poster for a symposium entitled 'The Arts'
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Scope and content
This poster advertised a symposium given by speakers who were either artists or people associated with film and television. Speakers included Scottish film and television actor Bill Patterson, painter Clive Sutton, Scottish film maker Bill Forsyth, film and television director Joe McGrath and film director Peter MacDougall. The poster is annotated on the reverse with "Colin Wilson".
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.
Name of creator
(fl c1970s-15 Feb 2002)
Colin Wilson studied Drawing and Painting at GSA in the 1970s. He designed the poster and programme for the 1978 fashion show, and was also an usher at the show. He was awarded a scholarship for postgraduate study in session 1976-77.
Colin did a post-graduate qualification in wood engraving then taught in the Textile Department at GSA before working in the Graphics Department at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. He worked latterly as an artist in a studio in Ruthven Lane, where he died in a fire in February 2002.
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Language and script notes
Screen print done in five layers of colour on white paper.
Dimensions: 1100 x 762 mm
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
GB 1694 GSAA/EPH/10/171
Rules and/or conventions used
ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition
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