Posts tagged with ‘Peter Doig’

Harry’s advent calendar of paintings, day 7: Doig

Something a bit more contemporary for a change. Today we have White Canoe, by Peter Doig: Like so many of these paintings it loses some of the effect when you shrink it right down to 500 pixels — it’s actually eight foot wide. Nice though, innit.

Peter Doig & the Camden Town Group at the Tate

I went to Tate Britain today, mainly to see the Peter Doig, but while I was there I also had a quick look round the Camden Town Group exhibition. Doig is a contemporary painter, born in Edinburgh in 1959 but brought up in Trinidad and Canada, who went to art school in London and now […]