An impression of ROSC '77 - the Poetry of Vision - at the Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery and the National Museum.
1977 marked the third ROSC exhibition. The exhibits in the Municipal Gallery had a European scope comprising works created within the last five years, while the National Museum featured art dating back centuries.
This film shows a young boy exploring the exhibits on display accompanied by a narration from Norris Davidson.
Every exhibit here is a statement by its creator. The specatator's eye and mind reach out towards comprehension.
Italian Marion Ceroli, Czech Stanislav Kolíbal, Italian Giulio Paolini, Irish Patrick Ireland (O'Doherty), German Gerhard von Graevenitz, and Irish Seamus Coleman are among the artists featured in this film.
ROSC '77 ran from 21 August to the 30 October 1977.
This episode of 'Folio' was broadcast on 25 October 1977.