Michael Alexander – Invitation

Series nameExhibition Invitations

This is a black and white invitation card from the Indian Arts Council UK, who hosted a book launch for author, Michael Alexander. His book, entitled “Delhi & Agra” (Constable, 1987) was launched at the Horizon Gallery on Sunday 14 June 1987. The Indian Arts Council was founded in 1983 and used the Horizon Gallery as their headquarters.

Date of Creation / Publication1987
CreatorIndian Artists United Kingdom (IAUK)
Associated Person/ OrganisationTambimuttu, Meary James Thurairajah; Indian Arts Council
Collection and Reference NumberHorizon Gallery Collection (GB 2661 HG)
Catalogue NumberHG/EXH/IN/1
CopyrightThe Creator and/ or associated person or organisation where applicable
Access to originalsThe originals are located at the Panchayat Archive, University of Westminster and with Amal Ghosh.
Series notesWe have digitised a selection of invitation cards from various one-person, two-person and group exhibitions held at the Horizon Gallery between 1987 and 1991.The detail on the invitation cards include a date for the private view of the exhibition, and state the name of a chief guest present at the opening of the exhibition.
Collection notesThe Horizon Gallery Collection consists of a wide range of digitised material including exhibition invitations, artist information cards, press releases, and exhibition catalogues.