We buy interesting old boards 60s/70s/early 80s in good condition. Email alasdairlindsay75@gmail.com . Also wanted - Surfing UK , British Surfer and Surf Insight magazines .
Above photo - copyright Rennie Ellis photographer archive

Tuesday, 24 July 2012

Plymouth museum - 'Endless summer' show

 This history of British surfing show in one of Plymouth museum's large art gallery spaces is a great mix of old boards, mags and memorabilia , with projections of some of John Adams' old films and some contemporary surf related art. If you're reading this blog you'll love it so go along , its on till september.
 Rob from the museum opens the show
 Alex , one of the main contributors along with the surfing museum ; with Tess


 Ted Deerhurst personal rider in Hawaii late70s/early 80s


 Painting by Kurt Jackson, wetsuits attached
 Mag wall with Chris Power and Jed Stone
 Steve Daniel with his first board, lost for years, found under a house and restored for his surprise birthday pressie !




 Tyson Greenaway, Porthtowan late 90s, photo by Alex.







4 comments:

  1. Hi Alasdair, thanks for all the pictures, it was a great opening. your Bicker looks great,
    Alex

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  2. Good to see a pic of Steve (haven't seen him for years) and glad to hear that he too has tracked down his first board! Tim Harvatt

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  3. Yes Steve and his wife are on the lookout for any of his old boards, so if you've got one get in touch !

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  4. As an older art collector since my wife passed away, I must admit to being very partial to collecting nudes in art, as original paintings or as good prints, that I have displayed all over the house. (I like to see the surprised faces of my new visitors).
    This one,
    http://en.wahooart.com/A55A04/w.nsf/OPRA/BRUE-8LHTDD, by Emile Munier, is hanging in one corner of my bedroom and was printed by wahooart.com, where I am a very good customer.

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