Search Results for "Martin Parr"

Martin Parr: Interview of the Month May 2022 – Paul Carey-Kent

Martin Parr is famous worldwide for over 50 years of intensely colourful and wittily affectionate photographic observations of people.

17 March 2019

David Salle, Martin Parr and William Monk Kick Off The Spring Gallery Season – Edward Lucie-Smith

The London exhibition scene is currently so enamoured with dead avant-gardists that it was a pleasure to see work by the well-established American artist...

11 April 2013

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ONLY IN ENGLAND: PHOTOGRAPHS BY TONY RAY-JONES AND MARTIN PARR SCIENCE MUSEUM

Between 1966 and 1969 Tony Ray-Jones created a body of photographic work documenting English customs and identity. Humorous yet melancholy, these photographs were a...

28 November 2016

The Art of St Martin In The Fields By Revd Jonathan Evens

Although to some, such as Anselm Franke [i], ‘Faith is incompatible with art’ and even ‘destroys the sovereignty of art,’ the practice of a...

5 August 2014

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Central Saint Martins Student Claims Scatworks Caused Her To Fail

A Central Saint Martins ceramics student has alleged that she failed her undergraduate ceramics degree because a series of ceramic turds submitted as her...

Phyllida Barlow Awarded Damehood In Queen’s Birthday Honours List

Phyllida Barlow given Damehood in the Queen's birthday honours list. Also recognised Edmund de Waal, CBE and Photographer Martin Parr, CBE

12 March 2019

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Duchess Of Cambridge Joins Jenny Saville And Grayson For NPG Gala

The Duchess of Cambridge National Portrait Gallery patron joined, Princess Beatrice of York, Miles Aldridge, Phyllida Barlow, David and Victoria Beckham, Ozwald Boateng, Alexa...

26 October 2021

Paul Carey Kent Artist Interview Of The Month Index – Artlyst

Welcome to this new series of monthly artist interviews by critic Paul Carey-Kent. Paul has written for Art Monthly and Frieze Magazine

4 July 2019

Twelve Exhibitions To See Outside London Summer 2019

Summer has finally arrived in the UK so if you're planning on heading out of London, Artlyst has put together a list of twelve...

30 June 2019

One Small Step: Art Exhibition To Celebrate 50th Anniversary Of Apollo 11

A special exhibition to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing in July 1969 curated by Ben Moore at Art...

27 March 2019

Sorolla: National Gallery And Mike Nelson – Tate Britain – Edward Lucie-Smith

Two shows have just opened at major London institutions –Sorolla at the National Gallery and Mike Nelson at Tate Britain. Different as they are, they...

17 March 2019

Gavin Turk Unveils The world’s Largest Giant Egg Collaboration

Just in time for Easter, the sensational/YBA artist Gavin Turk has unveiled an ambitious new project in collaboration with Photo London, Somerset House, and...

29 December 2018

London Art Exhibitions Preview A Month By Month Guide 2019

Here's a month by month guide to the highlights of the year's exhibitions at the major museums and art galleries.

23 November 2017

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ParisPhoto 2017 Ebbs And Flows – by Zoltan Alexander

The Grand Palais always starts with the Mini Palais, the hidden corner café-bar-restaurant filled with friends, collectors, art lovers and the media.

6 July 2017

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Hepworth Wakefield Wins Prestigious Museum Of The Year £100,000 Prize

The Hepworth Wakefield has won this year’s Museum of The Year Award. The gallery located in West Yorkshire has beaten Tate Modern, the Lapworth...

15 June 2017

National Portrait Gallery Receives £9.4m From National Lottery Towards £35.5m Refurbishment

The National Portrait Gallery is to receive £9.4 million from The National Lottery towards a £35.5m refurbishment programme, which will be the Gallery’s biggest...

16 May 2017

Photo London 2017 Everything You Need To Know About The Fair

Photo London opens their third edition to the public this week. The fair was created to give London an international photography event befitting the...

28 April 2017

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Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017 Finalists Announced

The Art Fund has announced the five museums which have been selected as finalists for Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017, the most...

12 September 2016

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Brighton Photo Biennial’s Seventh Edition Focuses On Identity And Representation

The seventh edition of the Brighton Photo Biennial opens on 1st October. It is an international photography festival produced by Photoworks. October 2016 is the seventh edition...

20 July 2016

A Very British Ideal for Living Explored In New London Photography Exhibition

We want our country back! they cried An Ideal for Living is a new exhibition at Beetles and Huxley, London that explores how photographers have perceived class, culture...

31 May 2016

New London Art Exhibitions June 2016 By Paul Carey Kent

Paul Carey-Kent curates his choices of London art exhibitions for June 2016. His rolling ten recommended contemporary art shows are all on view now. Tomma...

5 April 2016

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Photo London 2016 Announces Details Of Public Talks Programme

Photo London today announced details of the public talks that will take place at Somerset House from 18 – 22 May 2016. The daily...

26 March 2016

Tate And Barbican Focus On Heavy Hitting Spring Photography Exhibitions

It’s interesting to compare the curatorial approaches to the two densely comprehensive photography group shows on at the the moment: ‘Strange and Familiar: Britain...

30 December 2015

Top UK Art Exhibitions of 2015 By Sara Faith

My favourite exhibition of 2015 had to be the Richard Diebenkorn at the Royal Academy.  His love of paint, brushstrokes, colour and composition exuded...

27 November 2015

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Photo London Announces Plans For 2016 Events Week

Photo London at Somerset House is always a highlight of the UK art calendar. The fair is always a focal point for city-wide exhibitions,...

25 July 2015

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Magnificent Obsessions Moves To Sainsbury Centre For Visual Arts

Celebrating the many and varied motivations for collecting, ‘Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector’ presents the fascinating personal collections of post-war and contemporary artists,...

14 July 2015

Les Rencontres Transforms Arles Into World Photography Capital This Summer

Les Rencontres d’Arles (from 6th July to 20th September this year) is to photography what the Venice Biennale is to Contemporary Art: an international gathering of photography lovers...

2 July 2015

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Whitworth Awarded £100,000 Art Fund Museum Of The Year 2015 Prize

The Whitworth has been awarded the Art Fund Prize for Museum of the Year 2015. The £100,000 Prize was presented by novelist Ben Okri...

25 April 2015

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Six Museums Shortlisted For 2015 Museum of the Year Art Fund Prize

The nominees are: Dunham Massey (National Trust), Altrincham, IWM London, The MAC, Belfast, Oxford University Museum of Natural History, HM Tower of London (Historic Royal Palaces) The Museum...

15 December 2014

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Art Fund Announces Judges For 2015 Museum Of The Year Award

The YBA Artist Michael Landy has been selected as a judge for this years £100,000 Art Fund Museum of the Year Prize. The 2015...