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Michael James Smith: Truth and Beauty

Michael James Smith: Truth and Beauty

Emerging artist Michael James Smith is reinventing traditional British landscape painting and winning admirers of all ages. When I saw Michael James Smith’s work for the first time, I as most people, was impressed with a sense of precision and clarity. His shades were faithful, tone of light superb and his eye for detail defined [...]


Robin Richmond: The Lyrical Colourist

Robin Richmond: The Lyrical Colourist

With her 26th solo show this year, Robin Richmond continues her engagement with the land, inspired by a cycle of poems. And right now, she’s doing what she’s always wanted When you look at one of Robin Richmond’s paintings, you step into a breezy, fragrant moment: you step into the landscape itself. Yet there is [...]


Martin Summers: Reverting to Plan B

Martin Summers: Reverting to Plan B

He attended art school with Kitaj and is ‘old chums’ with Hockney. Now, after 50 years, art dealer Martin Summers says he’s slowing down, but has become an artist himself. Lynn Parr meets art dealer Martin Summers When a young Martin Summers failed to become an Army officer he fell, almost by default, into the [...]