Dalam kehidupannya, manusia memerlukan keindahan. Chris Yeo was in a position to take the Bristol story as much as the present and the Ken Stradling Collection itself. After navy service, Ken seemed for work in the design field and approached Crofton Gane who was by then operating a small design shop at 87 Park St and a bigger one in Newport, South Wales. Supplied a job in Newport, Ken opted to look elsewhere and lit upon the Bristol Guild of Utilized Arts on the opposite side of the road. From 1948 onwards he progressively developed the Guild as a centre for good design and sought to influence local and regional taste. This has a powerful resonance with Crofton Gane’s sense of mission. Ken’s own assortment and his intentions for it through the Ken Stradling Trust and its Gallery in Park Row have emerged from this and sit alongside the Gane … Read more