events & talks
Martin is available to give lectures and talks on themes from his books and writing. If you are interested in Martin speaking at your event please get in touch.
A conversation with Freud’s assistant and photographer, David Dawson, and art critic Dr Richard Cork about the experience of sitting for Lucian Freud at the Royal Academy on 10th September 2010. Listen to the RA Podcast of the conversation – … Continue reading
I appeared on the BBC’s The One Show with Gyles Brandreth talking about John Constable and the effect his love affair with Maria had on his work. This was due to my specialist interest in the subject as explored in … Continue reading
This is a recent talk I gave a the Royal Academy of the Arts As described by the RA: An evening talk in support of the exhibition ‘The Real Van Gogh: The Artist and His Letters’. Renowned author Martin Gayford … Continue reading
Here’s my Autumn schedule of book promotion activity, talks and lectures… BBC Radio Scotland, Cafe Culture – Sep 21, 1.40pm Talking at Henley Festival – Oct 2 Richmond Art Soc – Oct 12 Cheltenham Literary Festival – Oct 13 Topping … Continue reading
- The first exhibition to explore John Constable’s life and art through his portraits. – Nearly 50 works including oil portraits, water colours and sketches. – Rediscovered and previously unseen portraits co-curated by writer and critic, Martin Gayford and Anne … Continue reading