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I Cheer a Dead Man's Sweetheart


This book is both a celebration and an exploration of painting in Britain today, presenting the recent work of twenty-one living artists whose practices span six decades. Artists include:

Frank Auerbach | Frank Bowling | Jeffery Camp | William Daniels | Jacqui Hallum | Sophie von Hellermann | Andrew Kerr | Katy Kirbach | Leon Kossoff | Henry Krokatsis | Bruce McLean | Christopher Le Brun | Lisa Milroy | Alessandro Raho | Hayley Tompkins | Phoebe Unwin | Joella Wheatley | Adrian Wiszniewski | John Wonnacott | Jessica Warboys | Gary Wragg


This illustrated catalogue features short texts by the artists describing their approach to making paintings.


Published on the occasion of the exhibition I Cheer a Dead Man's Sweetheart at De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill on Sea. Edited by Dan Howard-Birt and David Rhodes. 

I Cheer a Dead Man's Sweetheart book

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