Rolf visits University

Rolf Harris at Bangor UniversityRolf Harris at Bangor UniversityRolf Harris visited Bangor University today (20.6.12) to film for his forthcoming series Rolf on Welsh Art on BBC Wales this September.

While visiting, he met some of the University’s student recruitment staff and student volunteers who promote the University.

The purpose of his visit was to view paintings by Bangor-born artist Brenda Chamberlain. Rolf meets some of Corporate Communication's recruitment team and student volunteers at the University's Recruitment standRolf meets some of Corporate Communication's recruitment team and student volunteers at the University's Recruitment standHe was delighted to see the originals which he’d previously only seen as prints. The works form part of the University’s Art Collection which is on permanent display around the University’s buildings.

The works by Brenda Chamberlain in the University's collection are:

Chapel & Abbey Ruin oil on canvas 1949

The Fishing Net oil on canvas 1949

Children Playing Hopscotch oil on canvas 1951

Pollock on a plate oil on canvas

Matthilde with birds in a cage line drawing

More about Brenda Chamberlain here.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/wales/arts/sites/brenda-chamberlain/index.shtml

Dyddiad cyhoeddi: 20 Mehefin 2012