Join David Boyd Haycock, curator of British Surrealism at Dulwich Picture Gallery, for an exciting introduction to the exhibition. Gain exclusive insight into the practice of some of the key artists in the movement, and hear David’s argument for the roots of surrealism lying in the UK.
David Boyd Haycock is a freelance art historian, author, curator and lecturer. He read Modern History at St John’s College, Oxford, and has an MA in Art History from the University of Sussex and a PhD in History from the University of London. His books have included Paul Nash (2001) and A Crisis of Brilliance: Five Young British Artists and the Great War (2009). He is currently writing a biography of the bohemian Welsh artist Augustus John and his young contemporaries. As well as British Surrealism David also curated A Crisis of Brilliance at Dulwich Picture Gallery in 2013.