10 Artists depictions of the Iron Lady
On the 17th April to co-inside with Margaret Thatcher’s funeral, Art Below open ‘Thatcheristic’ at London’s Gallery Different. 10 UK based artists including Peter Kennard, Beswick& Pye,Nasser Azam, Sarah Maple, Matt Small, and Carne Griffiths have been invited to reveal their depictions in portrait form to the general public. Selected works from the exhibition are due to feature at Westminster tube from the 22nd April including a large pixellated close-up of Margaret Thatcher’s tearful eye whilst leaving Downing Street for the last time by Saatchi New Sensations Winner Jonny Briggs.“All the artists in the show have one thing in common, we all grew up as Thatcher’s children” remarks Ben Moore, Director of Art Below.For further information and images please contact firstname.lastname@example.org”Thatcheristic” at Gallery Different, 14 Percy St London, Greater London W1T 1DRPress Preview / Private View 17th AprilOpen to the public 18th – 28th April
Pixellated close-up of Margaret Thatcher’s tearful eye whilst leaving Downing Street for the last time by Jonny Briggs.
Maggie Regina, Peter Kennard, photomontage,1983,Tate collection
Team Beswick & Pye “Great Britain is Great Again”
“Maggie Blair” by Simon Moore, featured at Kennington Station in 2007 with Art Below.
Carne Griffiths portrait of Maggie Thatcher
Sarah Maple ‘Who the hell is Margaret Thatcher’
Thom Earle ‘Milky Lady’
Ben Moore ‘On Earth as it is in Heaven’