S1.136 : Art Wars - John Hyatt - Work 81-84 (Rochdale : Rochdale Art Gallery : 1984)

Bibliographic Record

Title and Statement of Responsiblity

Art Wars : John Hyatt, Work 81-84 / Designed by Patsy Mullan; copyright: Rochdale Art Gallery/John Hyatt

Summarization of Content

Exhibition catalogue of John Hyatt's exhibition "Art Wars" at the Rochdale Art Gallery 25th February - 24th March 1984.

This exhibition, marking the same year as Orwell's famous novel, serves as an opportunity to confront the social and political situation of contemporary Britain. Hyatt is an artist who operates in the political area through the context of his artwork. This exhibition catalogue argues the case for the political and economic involvement of art.

Edition Statement:

[1st edition]

Publication/Production/Distribution Information

Rochdale, United Kingdom : Rochdale Art Gallery , 1984


32 pages 9 paintings

Content Form and Media Type

text , still image : unmediated

Classification Scheme

CFCCA Library CollectionEvents literatureSolo shows
CFCCA Library CollectionEvents literatureEvents by decade1980-1989

Access and Use

Access status

On site

Conditions on Access

The physical publication is available for research purposes in the CFCCA search room by appointment. Items in our library collection are not available for external loans.

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Hyatt, John, artist (has creator)
Touchstones Gallery, (1903-) (has publisher)

Related places

United Kingdom (is related to)
Rochdale (is related to)

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text ()
still images ()
English ()
polychrome (is related to)
Illustrations ()
unmediated ()
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Latin (has script)
On site (has access status)
Solo exhibitions (has or had subject)
Touchstones Gallery, Rochdale (has or had subject)
1984 Exhibitions (has or had subject)
paintings (visual works) (has or had subject)

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