Posts Tagged ‘ Turner Contemporary Art Gallery ’

Margate with Mr Turner

Oct 30th, 2014 | By
Timothy Spall as JMW Turner

As Mike Leigh’s new film about Turner opens tomorrow, Patricia and Dennis Cleveland-Peck discover there is more to Margate than Turner and sands.



A Tale of Two Galleries

Aug 8th, 2011 | By

On Friday I visited the new Turner Contemporary Art Gallery in Margate. It has recently opened at a cost of over £17 million. In Llanfrynach, in Powys, their new gallery opened in a £1 old red phone box. Two extremes, but should I compare one with the other?