The review in the Times by Rachel Campbell- Johnston, Feb 2012
Seven British artists " are represented at a formative moment....are so far from their finest work that they are almost disappointing." Of Wyndham, Moore, Sutherland, Hockney and Duncan Grant, she says :
"The exhibition captures the excitement of that creative moment when two minds coincide with the forces that shunts one of them ( always the British one) off at a radical new tack."
a photo is difficult to paint from. I am unsure about how not to become stylised using a photo without undertaking a colour studies now. This is the first go at a colour study twice the size of the original photo from a magazine.