Post Tagged with: "Derek Boshier"

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Best Album Art – Art Vinyl Awards 2015

One of the most unfortunate aspects of the decline of the album, and to some extents the CD, has been the loss of the potential space for sleeve artwork. With the rise of vinyl sales during the last century, the artistic potential of the sleeves was not lost on the […]

by × January 9, 2016 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Books

Derek Boshier: Rethink/Re-entry, Thames & Hudson

Derek Boshier: Rethink/Re-entry, Thames & Hudson

Derek Boshier is one of more enigmatic figures of British Pop Art. He was an vital figure at its inception and yet has been one of the less recognised British Pop Artists since that time – an oversight that is beginning to be addressed, not least by this substantial and beautifully […]

by × October 22, 2015 × 2 comments

Arts & Culture

Derek Boshier Rethink/Re-entry Flowers Gallery London

Derek Boshier Rethink/Re-entry Flowers Gallery London

Pop art is very much alive and kicking. The World Goes Pop is currently at the Tate following on the heels of Post Pop: East Meets West at the Saatchi Gallery, the BBC ran a recent series BBC Four Goes Pop, Allen Jones was at the Royal Academy and Richard Hamilton had a solo […]

by × October 19, 2015 × 1 comment

Arts & Culture

Allen Jones RA at the Royal Academy

Allen Jones RA at the Royal Academy

It seems that any debate about the artistic merits of Allen Jones’s works are almost entirely overwhelmed by the public reaction to his infamous female nudes. Drawing on the imagery of bondage and rubber fetishism his highly sexualised sculptures were a sensation when first revealed to a shocked sixties public, whilst fifty […]

by × January 14, 2015 × 0 comments