Girling, Sheila (12 of 13).  National Life Stories: Artists' Lives

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  • Recording date

    2009-08-10, 2009-08-09

  • Recording locations

    Interviewee's studio, London

  • Interviewees

    Girling, Sheila, 1924-2015 (speaker, female)

  • Interviewers

    Westley, Hester (speaker, female)

  • Abstract

    Part 12: [00:10:01] SG’s experience of hanging a show at the New Art Centre, Roche Court. Working to a deadline and under pressure; the aspects of the art business SG enjoys less than others; private views; learning from AC’s experience. [0:04:44] AC’s experience of his Tate retrospective. SG’s participation in group shows and the Royal Academy Summer Show. [0:07:14] SG’s attitude to unlikely scenario of being in a Harvey family exhibition. SG’s and AC’s own art collection; her favourites.

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    Sheila Girling interviewed by Hester Westley: full transcript of the interview

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