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Richard Hamilton at Tate Modern

Richard Hamilton at Tate Modern

It is not often that an exhibition impresses as much as this. The new Richard Hamilton exhibition at Tate Modern, London, is one that has could well make the art world reassess just how important and influential a figure he was, not only amongst British artists but within 20th century art history in […]

by × March 31, 2014 × 2 comments

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Jerry Hall and Helmut Newton, Cannes by David Bailey, 1983 © David Bailey.Bailey's Stardust at the National Portrait Gallery, London.

Bailey’s Stardust, National Portrait Gallery

“The king lion on the Savannah: incredibly attractive, with a dangerous vibe. He was the electricity, the brightest, most powerful, most talented, most energetic force at the magazine [British Vogue].” – Penelope Tree on David Bailey. Bailey’s Stardust which has just opened at the National Portrait Gallery, London, is the largest exhibition […]

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David Lynch, William Burroughs and Andy Warhol, The Photographers’ Gallery

David Lynch, William Burroughs and Andy Warhol, The Photographers’ Gallery

A photography show consisting of  three very different American iconic artists, already renowned in their separate field of writing, filmmaking and art, is always going to be an intriguing combination. But when the photographers in question are David Lynch, William Burroughs and Andy Warhol, the creative bar is immediately raised. […]

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That Reminds Me by Norman Zierold

That Reminds Me by Norman Zierold

That Reminds Me is a charmingly constructed conversational memoir by writer and author, Norman Zierold. Reading the book, we genuinely felt like we were sitting down having tea with Norman, as he gaily recounted adventures and stories from the golden age of Hollywood. His style is refreshing; he draws his […]

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The Queen: Portraits of a Monarch, Windsor Castle

The Queen: Portraits of a Monarch, Windsor Castle

At Windsor Castle’s Drawings Gallery, The Queen: Portraits of a Monarch is a truly fascinating and rather lovely exhibition which presents a selection of official, commissioned and informal portraits from Her Majesty’s 60-year reign, including work by Cecil Beaton, Lucian Freud, Dorothy Wilding, Andy Warhol and Annie Leibovitz. What makes this […]

by × December 7, 2012 × 0 comments

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David Bailey: Sculpture & Photographs

David Bailey: Sculpture & Photographs

David Bailey’s (or Bailey as he is known to everyone) first ever sculpture exhibition is currently showing at the Pangolin gallery, Kings Cross. Renowned for his iconic photography, here Bailey strips away conventional beauty, and instead focuses on that which lies beneath the beautiful profile: the skull. As Bailey insists ‘I’m not saying I’m a […]

by × October 11, 2010 × 0 comments

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American Prince

American Prince

Tony Curtis wasn’t just an actor, he was a movie star, something altogether different. Although if you asked Tony how he viewed himself, surprisingly he would say that he was an artist (as in painter) before actor. As a child growing up on the east side of Manhattan, he would […]

by × October 7, 2010 × 0 comments