Read MoreOn 16 July 1966, the 73-year-old Chinese leader Mao Zedong swam the Yangtze River for the second time to demonstrate his vitality. The act became iconic in the cult of Mao, its image recycled into visual culture and heroic myth.
Selecting the Prix de Print was no small challenge. The piece that I selected was in competition with some other wonderful works, ranging from a sheet of wallpaper that might calm and soothe a compulsive list-maker Read More
Just five minutes walk from the Royal Academy of Art, where almost twenty years ago Charles Saatchi presented the infamous “Sensation” exhibition of the Young British Artists, Sims Reed Gallery recently presented a choice survey of the prints of Bruce Nauman. Read More