Peter Blake

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On my radar: Peter Blake’s cultural highlights
The artist on David Hockney’s move to France, a beautiful tale about an octopus, and the radio show he phones in to

Kathryn Bromwich

29, May, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Just get a sketchbook out: top UK artists lament decline of drawing classes
Skill regarded as vital by Peter Blake, David Hockney and others has today been eclipsed by conceptual art

Dalya Alberge

09, May, 2021 @9:30 AM

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Stella McCartney launches A-Z sustainability manifesto
Project aims to find meaning in age of greenwashing in collaboration with artists such as Jeff Koons

Hannah Marriott

08, Oct, 2020 @4:59 PM

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‘We were let loose’: my art school days, by Peter Blake, Sam Taylor-Johnson, Steve McQueen and more
Eight great British artists on graduating, and their advice for the Class of 2020

Hannah Booth, Ellie Violet Bramley, Hannah Marriott and Priya Elan

13, Jun, 2020 @10:00 AM

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Sex, guns and pop art: the forgotten pioneers who shook up British culture
From 1958 to 1962, the Danad collective lived and worked together in a bohemian commune. Peter Blake and others involved tell the story as a new show reveals the art

Ginny Dougary

02, Feb, 2020 @10:02 AM

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With a little help from her friends: Sgt Pepper artist’s all-female version
Jann Haworth, who had a key role in the Beatles’ album cover, explains why she’s righting a wrong in a mural that is coming to the UK

Vanessa Thorpe

26, Oct, 2019 @1:35 PM

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Damien Hirst's former manager gifts artworks under tax scheme
Six works donated by Frank Dunphy will go to his local gallery in lieu of £185,100 in tax

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

28, Aug, 2018 @1:29 PM

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'Being here changes you as a person': artists on the British walks that inspire them
From a coastal path with a secret cave to a pilgrimage across Preston, David Shrigley, Lubaina Himid, Martin Parr and others reveal (and illustrate) their favourite walks

Amy Fleming and Martha Hayes

25, Aug, 2018 @7:00 AM

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The Monarch of the Glen to go on display at National Gallery
Painting of stag will be shown alongside Peter Blake version owned by Paul McCartney

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

20, Jun, 2018 @11:52 AM

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Stars donate handmade book covers for House of Illustration charity auction
Fundraiser includes Peter Blake’s vision of Alice Through the Looking-Glass, Neil Gaiman’s Fahrenheit 451, Peter Capaldi’s Metamorphosis and more

Alison Flood

23, Nov, 2017 @1:42 PM

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The 10 best things to do this week: Lovebox and Painting Pop
Frank Ocean tops the bill at the east London festival, while Abbot Hall in Cumbria celebrates Blake, Hockney, Boty and more

The Guide

07, Jul, 2017 @8:00 AM

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Peter Blake’s Self Portrait With Badges: a pop-art riff on portraiture
The 29-year-old took Thomas Gainsborough’s The Blue Boy and made it socially and culturally relevant to the 21st century

Skye Sherwin

16, Jun, 2017 @11:00 AM

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