represents a major exhibition of paintings by American artist and Apollo 12 astronaut, Alan Bean.
The exhibition will be the largest exhibition of Bean’s work to date with approximately forty original paintings and drawings. The exhibit will enable viewers to experience a world 238,000 miles away through the eyes of the only artist to walk on the lunar surface.
Artifacts from the National Air and Space Museum’s collection will supplement the exhibit as three-dimensional references to the lunar equipment depicted in the paintings.
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The Isle of Man Post Office is honoured to present the artwork of the renowned international artist and former NASA astronaut, himself a ‘Moon walker’, Alan Bean, in celebration of Man’s first footsteps on the Lunar Surface.