Could you afford to own a Picasso?

Well, maybe. Thanks to a new exhibition from Twenty Twenty Gallery, the notion may not be out of reach!   Opening 14 March, Collector’s Prints at the gallery in Shropshire’s Much Wenlock will show original art prints by names like Picasso, Dame Elisabeth Frink and Patrick Procktor, with prices starting at £250.   The collection has been curated by owner Mary Elliott, who inspired us with her thoughts when we visited the gallery this week; “We’ve selected pieces that would make a great start or addition to an art collection, but ultimately I would advise people just to buy what …

‘Living Dangerously’

An exhibition of photography by war hero Terence Spencer is coming to the new Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery this summer (19 July – 31 August). Terry had two audacious careers, first as a WWII fighter pilot and later as a celebrated photo-journalist for American magazine, LIFE. ‘Living Dangerously’ will showcase the work he did to capture momentous events from the swinging sixties and the rise of The Beatles to the horror of conflicts in the Congo, Vietnam and Northern Ireland. The exhibition has been curated by Terry’s eldest daughter, Cara Spencer, who was left a remarkable photo archive of …