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Multi-media Drawing - Design for Stained Glass Window at Birmingham's International Convention Centre

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1991P128
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1990 - 1990

Maker Information

Artist:Alexander Beleschenko - View biography for Alexander Beleschenko

Notes

Alexander Beleschenko has gained an international reputation for his monumental stained galss paintings that are often commissioned for new architectural projects. This particular design was made for a stained galss window that was commissioned for the International Convention Centre in Birmingham and installed in 1991.Nature has always been the artist's source of inspiration. In describing his glass designs he has said that 'rather than being descriptive they are evocative' of nature. Like much of his work, this design contains rhythmic passages of shapes and tonal graduations of colour that generate a sense of movement.

Acquired as part of a public art commission for the city, 1991.

Further Information

Production Period:20th century
Medium:Watercolour, crayon and pencil.
Material(s):Pencil Crayon

Dimensions

Height:973 mm
Width:678 mm