Blickling Hall has a world famous collection of antiquarian books. This historic library has been under threat from damp and deathwatch beetle.for many years. To raise awareness of the importance of books the The National Trust have commissioned Les Enfants Terrible to create seven book related installations throughout the house. Incorporating global stories, The company have used the theme of books under threat in each work. The show continues throughout the summer.
The Word Banned, The Brown Drawing Room.
The Word Redacted, Kitchen Corridor.
The Word Burned, The Cellar.
The Word Drowned, The West Turret Bathroom.
The Word Superseded, Chinese Dressing Room.
The Word Defiant, The Long Gallery Library.
The Word Neglected, The Temple.
We are a small group of contemporary artists in Essex (UK) who share a passion for art and books.