Review: ‘Kenneth Clark: Looking for Civilisation’

July 22, 2014

Kenneth Clark’s ‘Looking for Civilisation’ exhibition is at the Tate Britain until August 20th. Our very own Christopher Masters went to have a look around recently. This is what he had to say… A personal view of the exhibition at Tate Britain Kenneth Clark famously nailed his colours to the mast in his television series Civilisation. ‘I believe that order is better than chaos, creation better than destruction. I prefer gentleness to violence, forgiveness to vendetta. On the whole I think that knowledge is preferable to ignorance, and I am sure that human sympathy is more valuable than ideology.’ Despite Continue Reading →