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CHARLES AVERY

Charles Avery, artist, on his Wellington boots. GB Tell me why you chose your Wellington boots. CA When asked to select an object of beauty I was on the Isle […]

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ALIS PELLESCHI

Alis Pelleschi, designer, photographer, artist – on her picture of her with her mother. GB I love this picture of you and your mum. Tell me when and where you […]

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SARAH HEGENBART

Sarah Hegenbart, curator, on Barnett Newman’s Midnight Blue GB Tell me why you’ve chosen this painting. SH I chose a painting that really matters to me and that struck me […]

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TIM MARLOW

Tim Marlow, art historian and Director of Exhibitions at White Cube – on the imprint of his son’s head on a pillow. GB Tell me why you chose this. TM […]

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MARINA ABRAMOVIĆ

Marina Abramovic, Water Study (D) – With Eyes Closed I See Happiness, Photograph 2012 courtesy Marina Abramovic Archive and Sean Kelly Gallery   Marina Abramović, artist, on a glass of water GB Tell […]

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JAMES BALMFORTH

James Balmforth, artist, on sacrificial anodes. GB Why have you chosen these sacrificial anodes? JB I chose these sacrificial anodes because their beauty is of a kind that I find […]

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TOM CRAIG

Tom Craig, photographer, on a kingfisher GB Why did you choose the kingfisher? TC I think the porous nature of our own memories means that beauty is often better held […]

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DAWN ADÈS

Dawn Adès, art historian, on the racehorse, Frankel GB Tell me why you chose Frankel. DA I find horses generally completely enchanting and I’ve always loved them. I love going […]

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RUTH MARTEN

Ruth Marten, artist, on her stoneware sculpture GB Why did you choose this object? RM I’ll be frank at the outset and admit that I made this. I’m rarely satisfied […]

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MICHAEL STEINBERG

Michael Steinberg, freelance curator and consultant, on Henri Rousseau’s painting, The Sleeping Gypsy GB Tell me why you chose this painting. MS It’s a painting that’s always haunted me. I’ve […]