Richard Demarco

Small and Secret Places

Widely recognised as one of the outstanding draughtsmen of his generation, Richard Demarco produced a wonderful series of drawings of some of the historic closes of Cupar and related them to the closes of the Old Town in Edinburgh and to similar features in his family home town of Picinisco, south of Rome. In so doing he “drew attention” to Cupar’s closes as they are today, asking us to cherish them with the same love and attention that the capital has bestowed on its own ‘small and secret places’. In addition to his well-received exhibition, Richard Demarco also presented “An Evening With Richard Demarco” at which included his own illustrated talk, and an audience with storyteller and balladeer, Arthur Watson.

Back to Cupar Arts Festival 2011

Get in touch

Email us: admin@cupararts.org.uk

Write to us: Cupar Arts Festival
5 Ashlar Park, Lovers Lane
Cupar, Fife, KY15 5AQ

Follow us:

Charity No. SC043402

Find Cupar

Open in Google or travel by train or bus

Festival Hub

Subscribe to our mailing list