Swedenborg’s Lusthus exhibition | Curator’s talk
EVENT: Swedenborg’s Lusthus exhibition | Curator’s talk
DATE: 24th February 2024 - 24th February 2024
TIME: 2pm - 4 pm
VENUE: Swedenborg House Gallery
CURATOR/S: Stephen McNeilly
SPEAKER/S: Stephen McNeilly
Find out more about the history and continued importance of Swedenborg’s eighteenth-century lusthus, or summerhouse, along with fascinating insights into the the artists and archival items involved in the new exhibition, Swedenborg’s Lusthus: On Memory and Place, with curator Stephen McNeilly.
Built as a wooden retreat at the far end of his garden in Stockholm in 1747 and serving as a focal point for his writing and otherworldly conversations, the lusthus has come to stand as an emblematic presence of Swedenborg’s visionary legacy for over 250 years.
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