Flower Motifs, Examples of the Works of William Morris from the William Morris Society
William Morris was such a protean figure that the following sections of the William Morris Society website can only provide a guide to his life and works. Two of the four sections of the website illustrate Morris’ Art and Life, containing introductory material, examples, and links to additional material found on the website.
- Art: Morris’s work in the visual and decorative arts, including book design, calligraphy, furniture, decorative arts, paintings, drawings, stained glass, tapestries, textiles, and wallpapers
- Life: A general introduction to William Morris, offering biography, a chronology, and links to the places and people with which he was associated.
5 March–5 June – Facing the Late Victorians: Portraits of Writers and Artists from the Mark Samuels Lasner Collection, exhibition at the Henry B. Plant Museum, Tampa, FL. Occassioned by the Nineteenth Century Association’s annual conference, “Theatricality and the Performative in the Long Nineteenth Century.
CALL FOR PAPERS
Useful & Beautiful: The Transatlantic Arts
of William Morris and the Pre-Raphaelites
Conference at the Univesity of Delaware, Winterthur Museum and Delaware Art Museum, 7–9 October 2010
Proposals due 15 March 2010