George Dannatt

 
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Publications

  "One Way of Seeing" - "Ein Weg des Sehens"
published bilingually in Salisbury and Cuxhaven

George Dannatt
Ilse Cordes

1990
  "George Dannatt: Three Essays"
published by Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum
George Dannatt
Mark Bills
Simon Olding
1997
  "Reinventing the Landscape:
contemporary painters and Dorset"
Published by Canterton Books
Vivienne Light
2001
 

"Structure, Rhythm & Space"
A conversation between George Dannatt and Brandon Taylor

 
2003

 

John Wells - George Dannatt. A small Selection of Paintings & Constructions. With some archival material shown at Room 7, Southampton City Art Gallery in conjunction with the 'St Ives School' Exhibition

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2007

 
Introductory Statements or Short Essays in Exhibition Catalogues or Brochures
  Orion Gallery, Penzance, Cornwall George Dannatt
1975
  Galerie Schreiner, Basel, Switzerland George Dannatt
1980
  Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn, Cornwall John Halkes
George Dannatt
1981
  Galerie Artica, Cuxhaven, Germany. "Kunst aus Cornwall" John Halkes
George Dannatt
1981
  Galerie Artica, Cuxhaven
"George Dannatt - Malerei/Graphik"
George Dannatt
John Halkes
1984
 

Galerie Artica, Cuxhaven. Twenty years anniversary
"Werner Möller and the Galerie Artica,
an appreciation from England".

George Dannatt
translated
K.H. Mollenhauer
1987
  Michael Parkin Fine Art, London John Halkes
1988
  New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey
"One Way of Seeing"
Nigel Farrow
George Dannatt
1992
  Dorset County Museum, Dorchester, Dorset George Dannatt
1993
  Chesil Gallery, Portland, Dorset Margaret Somerville
1994
  Town Mill Gallery, Lyme Regis, Dorset
"Sonorities - through sound to colour"
Doris Hartmann (Basel)
1997
  Dorset County Museum
"Quest and Bequest"
Margaret Garlake
1997
  The Book Gallery, St.Ives
"Structural Syntax"
Richard Ingleby
1997
  Broad Street Gallery, Lyme Regis, Dorset
"Newlyn Revisited"
David Hibberd
John Halkes
1999
  Maltby Contemporary Art, Winchester
"Themes & Variations"
George Dannatt
Mark Bills
2000
  Maltby Contemporary Art, Winchester
"Into the 21st Century"
Jacqueline Sarafopoulos
George Dannatt
2003
  Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum, Bournemouth
"Reinventing the Landscape"
Vivienne Light
George Dannatt
2004
  The Winchester Gallery, Winchester School of Art John Gillett
Brandon Taylor
2004
 

Osborne Samuel, London
"Paintings, Drawings & Constructions"

Margaret Garlake
2005
  Atrium Gallery, Bournemouth University
'From Then till Now - Four Decades of Lyrical Abstraction'

Julie Herring
George Dannatt

2005
 

The Southampton City Art Gallery
"Elements of Abstraction: Space, Line & Interval in Modern British Art"

"George Dannatt - New Paintings"
With a selection of Recent and Early Work
Exhibition Catalogue published by Osborne Samuel

Alan Fowler
Brandon Taylor





Brandon Taylor
2005






2008
  Osborne Samuel, London
"A lifetime of art"
Gordon Samuel
Peter Davies
2010
 

Lemon Street Gallery in association with Osborne Samuel, London
"George Dannatt"

Brandon Taylor
2010
 
Selection of Writings by George Dannatt
 

Denis Mitchell Exhibition Catalogue - Recent sculpture, 1969/71
Marjorie Parr Gallery, Kings Road, London
Biographical notes and introduction


1971
 

Denis Mitchell Festival Exhibition Catalogue
Glynn Vivian Art Gallery and Museum, Swansea.

1979
  Loose-leaf volume of articles on a variety of music subjects, concert programme notes, record reviews, including analytical article upon Webern's String Trio, 1927 and Michael Tippett's Second String Quartet, 1942, as an approach to encountering "Difficult music". Decca's music magazine "Music", Autumn 1948.
from 1941 onwards
  Six loose-leaf volumes of reviews of concerts, operas and ballets, principally for the London News-Chronicle.
1946-1956
 

Loose-leaf volume of reviews in Penguin Music Magazine Nos.1 to 8 "Concerts in London".

1946-1949
  "The Concerto", Penguin books handbook, edited by Ralph Hill. Essay upon Chopin's two piano concertos.
1952
  Programme notes for a wide variety of works more particularly an Introduction and nine articles upon the Bliss works given at the Cheltenham International Festival of Music devoted to work by Bliss and Shostakovich.
1976
  Record Sleeve notes on works by Arthur Bliss, including upon the two string quartets, the 'Cello Concerto, the Metamorphic Variations, etc.
Note: The CD's of A Colour Symphony and of the Cello Concerto are illustrated by paintings by George Dannatt, "Four Colour Symphony" and "Lunar Plains", respectively.
from 1980 onwards
  Sleeve notes to HYPERION Arthur Bliss CD.
Delmé String Quartet. The two string quartets, B. Flat and F Minor.

1985

  Sleeve notes to NAXOS Arthur Bliss CD
Welsh Symphony Orchestra cond. Barry Wordsworth
A Colour Symphony & The Metamorphic Variations.

1991
  "Catalogue of the Complete Works". Arthur Bliss 1891-1975. Comprehensive introduction to the composer's life and works. Published Novello & Co
1980
  Extensive programme note giving detailed information upon "Morning Heroes" and article upon "War & the creative impulse" for Royal Festival Hall performance under Michael Kibblewhite and the Nemano Orchestra of London, special programme entitled "Heroes of the Somme".
1985
  The Arthur Bliss Society Newsletters Vol.1 No.1 Spring 2003, article of recollections of A.B. "and something of the music".
2003
 

Autobiographical notes and observations upon the eleven songs written by George Dannatt between 1939 and 1947, privately printed and recorded in 2005/2006.

2006
 


Entries in Publications

 
  Who's Who in Art
  International Who's Who in Music
  German 'Allgemeines Künstlerlexicon'
  Dictionary of Artists in Britain since 1943. Ed.D.Buckman due publication
2005
  Handbook of Modern British Painting 1900-1980, edited by Alan Windsor,
Scolar Press
1992
  "St.Ives 1883-1993. Portrait of an Art Colony". Marion Whybrow. Published by Antique Collectors' Club
1994
  "100 Years in Newlyn: Diary of a Gallery", edited by Melissa Hardie in association with Newlyn Art Gallery. Published by Patten Press
1995
  "Drawing Towards the End of a Century". Introductory essays by B.Evans, E.Ash, M.Bird. Published by Newlyn Society of Artists
1996
  "Reinventing the Landscape: contemporary painters and Dorset", Vivienne Light. Published by Canterton Books
2001
  Bournemouth University Art Loan Collection Catalogue
2002/3
  Bournemouth University Art Loan Collection Catalogue
2003/4
  Bournemouth University Art Loan Collection Catalogue
2005/6
 

Bournemouth University Art Loan Collection Catalogue - 10th Anniversary

2008/9