Malcolm Morley

1931–2018

Malcolm Morley, ‘Mariner’ 1998
Mariner 1998
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Biography

Malcolm A. Morley (June 7, 1931 – June 1, 2018) was a British-American artist and painter. He was known as an artist who pioneered in varying styles, working as a photorealist and an expressionist, among many other styles.

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Malcolm Morley

Malcolm Morley is admired for his refusal to settle into a style or a way of making art that is ...
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BP Artist Talk: Malcolm Morley

The artist, winner of the first ever Turner Prize in 1984, gives a lecture on his work.

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Thinking drawing: Vija Celmins

Simon Grant1 and Vija Celmins

Vija Celmins was born in Latvia in 1938, fled with her family to Germany in advance of the Soviet army ...

High fidelity: Malcolm Morley

Carter Ratcliff

Malcolm Morley was an early practitioner of superrealist painting. He then won the first Turner Prize in 1984 after having ...

Tate Etc. issue 6: Spring 2006

Tate Etc. issue 6; Spring 2006 online version of Tate magazine

Use your illusions: The Summer of Love II

Neil Mulholland

Summer of Love: Art of the Psychedelic Era at Tate Liverpool explores the psychedelic in the 1960s. Neil Mullholland explores ...

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