Words by the Water

Stephen Matthews: Gwen John – A Life in Sonnets

Fri 7 June | 6pm

Augustus John felt his sister, Gwen, was the greater artist and one of the greatest female artists of all times. In a series of fifty sonnets describing fifty of her works, Stephen Matthews portrays the life and artistic personality of a deeply introspective artist.

Book: Gwen John – A Life in Sonnets (Bookcase)