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exhibitions & events 2013

Annalisa Colombara

Annalisa Colombara
Glasgow Print Studio, Ground Floor Gallery
Exhibition Runs: 2nd August – 1st September 2013

Preview: Thursday 1st August 6pm-8pm (Trongate 103, 1st Thursday)

- with musical tributes by Raymond MacDonald and The Factory Street Saxophone Quartet.

The Saxophonist Tree - a dedication to Lol Coxhill

"I had the joy to be saxophonist Lol Coxhill's neighbour when resident printmaker at Digswell Press in Herts from 1977 to 1983. Lol has since been in my heart as a great man, colleague and musician. When he died on July 10th 2012 we all lost a great ‘mate’.

An exhibition of Annalisa Colombara’s dedications to Lol, printed from copper plates etched and proofed in 1981, drawn from a chestnut tree on Monk's Walk, Digswell, and printed in 2012 at Glasgow Print Studio."

Annalisa has coloured a set of these during live London performances, inspired by the sound of the musicians dedications to him, on the 19th September 2012 and Cecil Sharp House and at Cafe Oto on the 30th October 2012.

Image: Annalisa Colombara, The Saxophonist Tree, dedicated to Lol Coxhill No 6, 23 x 32 paper


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