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Watch | Eardley Talk With Alice Strang, Curator And Art Historian
Watch | Eardley Talk With Alice Strang, Curator And Art Historian

Joan Eardley: A talk with Alice Strang, curator and art historian THE Hunterian, GLASGOW Alice Strang, Curator and Art Historian, discusses the life-time and posthumous collecting of work by Joan Eardley for public collections, including by the Hunterian Art Gallery....

Watch | Eardley Exhibition Opening Conversation
Watch | Eardley Exhibition Opening Conversation

Joan Eardley: a Centenary Conversation Dunoon BUrgh HALLThe exhibition ran from 29th April to 12th June 2022.  Recording of the opening of the exhibition “Joan Eardley 1921 – 1963” – a unique exhibition of works on loan from Argyll and Bute Council, West...

Read | Who Is The Boy With The Red Hair?
Read | Who Is The Boy With The Red Hair?

Marking what would be Joan Eardley’s 101st birthday, on 18 May 2022, Patrick Elliott, Chief Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the National Galleries of Scotland, tracked down the subject of her painting Boy’s Head: A Glasgow Boy.

Listen | Joan Eardley Centenary Podcast
Listen | Joan Eardley Centenary Podcast

May 18, 2021 was the hundredth anniversary of the artist’s birth. To mark this occasion, the National Galleries of Scotland produced this three-part audio programme in celebration of the artist’s life and work.

Watch | Joan Eardley Centenary Celebration Event
Watch | Joan Eardley Centenary Celebration Event

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Kelvin Hall, Glasgow 
This online event brought together an incredible array of writers, curators and artists to celebrate Eardley’s life and work on what would have been her 100th birthday.

WATCH | Tabernacle – Joan Eardley & Margot Sandeman
WATCH | Tabernacle – Joan Eardley & Margot Sandeman

A short film on the Tabernacle – Isle of Arran, Scotland, where artists Joan Eardley and Margot Sandeman shared a studio. Voiceover by Scottish broadcaster Kirsty Wark. Film by Simon Sloan for the Arran Arts Heritage Trail.

Watch | Joan Eardley,  A Sense Of Place
Watch | Joan Eardley, A Sense Of Place

Joan Eardley | A Sense of Place
National Galleries of Scotland
In this film, local Catterline resident Ron Stephen, and former Curator Fiona Pearson discuss Eardley’s relationship with the village.

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Glasgow Children Drawing with Chalk on a Pavement, c.1959, gouache. Private collection.©Joan Eardley Estate

This website was commissioned by the family of the painter Joan Eardley (1921 – 1963) to mark the centenary of her birth in 2021

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