There's a new show by George Shaw at the Baltic in Gateshead opening on Friday. He's a British painter who only paints the Coventry estate where he grew up, and he paints it with Humbrol paints.

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There's an excellent interview with him in the Guardian where he talks about his art and his upbringing. Very refreshing in a number of ways.

Weird, I just put up a quote by him yesterday from Sean's interview with him in the Observer. Wishing I could get to this show. And I liked his outfit.

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