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Mural painting.

13°C, heavy showers. Just in time for memorial Sunday, I was given a day to get this mural painted at work. They’re having a kind of parents’ evening and the head decided it would be good to have the mural … Continue reading

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Walker Gallery.

7°C, some rain, Liverpool makes a great day out. The Walker Gallery holds a very fine collection. There were a few gems, this landscape hides a meteorite. Maybe I was drawn in after this week’s comet. After enquiries at the … Continue reading

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Van Dyke

6C Cooling. The Culture Show: did a charming programme about a painting found via the BBC’s yourpaintings website. Okay, it looked quite horrible before via restoration, but as they cleaned it, the glowing skill and finesse did actually show through. … Continue reading

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Jenny Saville at MoMA

20°C, light summer clouds. The Museum of Modern Art put on a show this summer of Jenny Saville‘s new works. Some larger drawings supported by a good choice of well-known large canvases. The gallery was large with pictures given loads … Continue reading

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Jenny Saville

2.4°C, Sleet Cycling: ‘Orrible ride home in the sleet & headwind. Shouldn’t have bothered.Jenny Saville: a colleague bought a book on her painting recently which I looked at yesterday. A later lesson – I was pulled by by a morbid curiosity … Continue reading

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