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An Eyeful of Wry

An exhibition of works from the Collection is now open at the Brynmor Jones Library gallery, Hull

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John Piper at Tate Liverpool

'Brighton: Regency Square', a painting by John Piper will be on show at Tate Liverpool

Brighton: Regency Square by John Piper

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Chris Orr

Born 1943

Ice Star (Scaur Water, Penpont, Dumfriesshire)Ice Star (Scaur Water, Penpont, Dumfriesshire)

Andy Goldsworthy

Born 1956

In the Cellar MirrorIn the Cellar Mirror

Norman Charles Blamey


Map of NowhereMap of Nowhere

Grayson Perry

Born 1960