Tag Archives: grayson perry

London 2 – The Royal Academy

The weatherman said it was going to rain so, with raincoats at the ready (it didn’t rain until teatime, but when it did rain, it RAINED!), off we went to the Royal Academy to see the Summer Exhibition. We did … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Art Gallery, Artists, exhibition | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Potter Perry At The Podium

(Sorry, Grayson. I know you regard yourself as a ceramics artist and not a potter but then it wouldn’t have been an alliteration.) Great news in today’s Torygraph! Grayson Perry is presenting this year’s Reith Lectures! “The Reith Lectures have … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Artists, cersmics | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Cross Swords With Brian Sewell? No, Thank You!

Today I received an interesting invitation via Twitter. “Wld u like to comment for ES in defence/Grayson Perry re Sewell piece?” The message was from Josh Neicho who is the Letters Editor of the Evening Standard. There was a link … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Art Gallery, Artists, exhibition, textiles | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Taste And Tapestries With Grayson Perry

The problem with the Daily Telegraph Review section on a Saturday is that they often don’t bother with internet versions. Today there are two interesting art articles in the Review. The first by Grayson Perry is reproduced online, but the … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Art Gallery, exhibition, textiles | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Grayson Perry – “A National Treasure In The Making”

Today’s Review in The Daily Telegraph had an excellent interview with Grayson Perry, “Britain’s second most famous transvestite” (although James Walton, the interviewer, argued that Perry has probably now overtaken Eddie Izzard in the British transvestite charts). Here are some … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Artists, cersmics | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment