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FT Weekend Festival 2021
Edmund de Waal and Jan Dalley

Saturday, September 4, 2021, 11–11:45am
Kenwood House, London
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As part of this year’s FT Weekend Festival in London, Edmund de Waal will be in conversation with Financial Times art editor Jan Dalley on the Arts Stage to discuss his latest book, Letters to Camondo, and his placing of his contemporary work in dialogue with another era.

Gagosian is partnering with the Financial Times to host the Arts Stage at the one-day event where leading experts discuss the arts, music, literature, food, business, and technology. Recent Gagosian Quarterly films will be screened between sessions on the stage throughout the day and Gagosian publications will also be presented. To attend the event, purchase tickets at www.ftweekendfestival.com.

Edmund de Waal and Jan Dalley, FT Weekend Festival, London, 2019

Edmund de Waal and Jan Dalley, FT Weekend Festival, London, 2019

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