Manning, M., 2012.
Stone Lithography, Prose and Artifacts series " THE GUNNERS DREAM "
|Brief Description/Editor(s):||Stone Lithography Print set and Creative Prose and Animation|
|Venue:||Margaret St Art School, Birmingham City University|
Stone Lithography research output - with Photography Animation and Prose and Poetry output. A series of Prints and Artefacts - words and music ( and large scale Photographs of bavarian stones ) celebrating the efforts and bravery of the RAF WW2 crews over Occupied Europe. The work attempts to define the Artists own connections to the experiences of his own Father and the concept of DNA Memory and trauma. The Artists Father, CD Manning aged 21 in 1944 was a Rear and Mid turret Gunner in Mitchell 180 Squadron. Wounded in action over the Battle of the Bulge 23/12 1944