Rachel Maclean — The Lion And The Unicorn (Nov 2018)

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National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London
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0207 747 2885

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
29th November 2018 to 3rd February 2019
10 AM to 6 PM (Mon-Thu, Sat-Sun); 10 AM to 9 PM (Fri)
Tickets & Cost:
Free. See nationalgallery.org.uk

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Coinciding with Landseer's The Monarch of the Glen exhibition in Room 1, the National Gallery will continue its exploration of national identity with a one-room exhibition of work by the Scottish artist Rachel Maclean.

The Lion and The Unicorn is another of her darkly comic and satirical films, which shines a light on Scottish-English relationships by using gaudy masks, grotesque prostheses and elaborate scenography.

 

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