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#AskTheCurator: Starring Vivien Leigh

Posted in - london & photography & vivien leigh on March 30th 2014 0 Comments vivien leigh bertram park

Last week, Twitter launched an initiative called #MuseumWeek wherein the denizens of the social media network got virtual tours behind the scenes at some of Europe’s hallowed cultural institutions. I have had the good fortune to team up with Terence Pepper and Clare Freestone to co-curate the Starring Vivien Leigh: A Centenary Celebration, currently on in room 33 at the National Portrait Gallery.

Vivien Leigh: An Intimate Portrait at the National Portrait Gallery

Posted in - book news & events & london & vivien leigh on December 1st 2013 3 Comments

Last Thursday I had the opportunity to give a lecture about Vivien Leigh at the National Portrait Gallery here in London to kick off the opening of the “Starring Vivien Leigh: A Centenary Celebration” exhibit, which I was also invited to co-curate. Vivien proved to be …

Exploring London: Kew Gardens

Posted in - london & photography on July 14th 2012 8 Comments

I realize that this is only the second post in my “Exploring London” photography series. There are reasons for this: time and rain, rain, rain. The sun has chosen a few scattered days to grace us with its presence, but on the whole, this summer has been wet …