Resume by the leading art curator
On behalf of the Ben Uri Art Society, we have the pleasure of informing you that the artist MICHAEL ROGATCHI has become one of the highly selected group of finalists of the Nationwide Art Event of 1995. The theme of the Art Event is Visions.
You might like to know that the standard of this Event was very high, and from over 1000 works we have received only 70 that were selected by the Judges for the Finalists’ Exhibition at the Ben Uri Art Gallery, London.
The works submitted were those from five categories: paintings, sculptures, prints, drawings/cartoons, crafts including tapestry, embroidery and jewellery.
The work by Michael Rogatchi selected by the Judges for the Finalists’ Exhibition is The Dance, oil painting on canvas, 1995.
Michael Rogatchi is the only non-British artist among the Finalists.
Among the Patrons of the Nationwide Art Event are: the world famous artist RB Kitaj, Sir Rhodes Boyson MP, The Lady Cocks of Hartcluffe, Da,e Simone Prendergast DBE JP DL, Nicholas Serota, The Lady Sieff of Brimpton.
Julia Weiner, curator of Ben Uri Art Society, London