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Art of the matter

By Karel Lek
2006, Beaumaris
Duration: 04:21 mins

An insightful testimony by Jewish artist Karel Lek who fled Antwerp during WWII and moved with his parents as refugees to North Wales when he was still a young boy.

"I didn't have any roots in Belgium and I wasn't allowed to grow any roots here."

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"Karel Lek has always been part of the Tudor Rose & Beaumaris for me, he gave me a print when I left for New Zealand and his work is still as good as ever." Sherida Lee.

"Just bought one of his paintings at Oriel Tegfryn, Menai Bridge. I admire his style of painting. Hope to be able to buy some more of his work." Gwyneth Campbell.

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