Semper Eadem: Familiar Interiors of Leicester by Maxine Beuret

This series of 30 photographs and a DVD of video shorts and interviews is called ‘Semper Eadem’ after Leicester’s City motto (‘Always the Same’).


Details

Medium:
C-Type printed photographs & DVD
Dimensions:
Various
Art Fund grant:
£5,750 ( Total: £6,000)
Acquired in:
2009
Vendor:
Maxine Beuret

The series formed the core of a special installation of photography and video exhibited at the museum in 2008. Maxine’s photographs have a special presence, showing how the past is brought into the present through the familiarity and minutiae of interiors, yet against a backdrop of a city confounding its motto by undergoing profound change.

Provenance

The artist.

Venue details

New Walk Museum & Art Gallery 53 New Walk, LEICESTER Leicestershire LE1 7EA 0116 225 4900 www.visitleicester.info/museums

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 11am – 5pm

Closed 24 – 26 Dec, 31 Dec, 1 Jan

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