Cornish In Paris Exhibition
University Gallery, Northumbria University
November 16th to February 8th
(closed December 23rd to January 2nd)
In 1966, a month after he left his job as a miner to become a professional artist, Norman Cornish was invited by Tyne Tees television to make a documentary about his impressions of Paris. In this small , but compelling, collection of sketches and watercolours, Norman Cornish is shown at his best depicting individual characters, busy street scenes, cafe bars and restaurant interiors.