Hat Blocks as Art…..

I was in Merseyside last week visiting my Dad and went with my sister Fran to Tate Liverpool to see the Magritte exhibition – The Pleasure Principle.  Liverpool seemed to be buzzing on a beautiful day under a blue sky.

Liver Building with new Museum of Liverpool in foreground

Perhaps its time as the European City of Culture has really made a difference – or perhaps it was just the effect of the first day of the school holidays!!!

On our way back through the gallery after seeing the exhibition (which was excellent) we noticed the This is Sculpture rooms one of which is currently curated by Philip Treacey, the milliner.  Along with his choices of artwork was a display his personal collection of beautiful wooden and scrim hatblocks….

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