The Art of Peter Howson: Cross or Glory? Tour of When the Apple Ripens
Begins at 2pm
City Art Centre, Edinburgh
22 September 2023
Join Alan Wilson for an exhibition tour and talk, which will focus on the theology of the cross in Peter Howson’s paintings and drawings. Alan Wilson first met Peter Howson at Glasgow School of Art and has been a longstanding friend and mentor. Alan taught for thirty-five years as head of Art and Design at Hamilton college and currently teaches for the Open Studio at the Glasgow School of Art. He has curated previous exhibitions of Peter’s work at the Third Step gallery, Hamilton College, and Peter’s Kelvingrove flat, as well as writing a couple of introductory essays for catalogues. They have been on trips together, most notably to Palestine in 2004.