Skin talk

What's happening in the world of bird and animal skins.

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Looking old

20/10/15

Sometimes taxidermy gets worn out. ...more

Victorians loved skin

10/01/17

Sir Edward Burne Jones painted this beautiful portrait ...more

Blood on the Sun

19/01/17

Here is the card for my forthcoming display at the University of the Arts ...more

Not quite Victorian quality

11/02/17

I thought I'd try to paint skin but it isn't as easy as it looks. ...more

Skin tones not skin texture

24/02/17

Degas painted this charming study of a girl's head ...more

The Singing Detective

19/03/17

Michael Gambon plays Philip Marlow in this Dennis Potter television drama ...more

Life Drawing at Channing Ark Gallery

03/04/17

The figure looks back ...more

Munch could handle skin tones.

15/05/17

The adolescent girl portrait is highly charged psychologically, but it's the way Munch painted the skin that really interests me. He makes it look easy! ...more

Munch could paint skin. Damien Hirst could make a crucifixion from it.

15/05/17

Oslo has two superb galleries. The National Gallery and the Astrup-Fearnley gallery. ...more