Tim Williams Fine Art announced their first print release with photographer Richard Ansett.
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Grayson Perry: Big American Road Trip #1 and Grayson Perry: Big American Road Trip #2 are an edition of 8 prints. Printed on archival pigment print, Hahnemühle FineArt Pearl paper 285gsm, measuring 100 x 77.4cm, with accompanying certificate of authenticity, embossed and editioned by the artist.
The prints are photographic portriats of the celebrated British artist Grayson Perry as his female alter-ego Claire. The two photographs were created for the Channel 4 documentary series Grayson Perrys Big American Road Trip which premieres on the 23rd September at 10pm. The series will see Grayson Perry travel across the United States of America on his custom Harley-Davidson motorcycle, in an attempt to explore the meaning of the American Dream today.
Richard Ansett (born 20 February 1966) is an award winning photographer known for his provocative and thought-provoking images. Richard has a long established collaborative working relationship with the artist Grayson Perry, he has worked with Perry ever year since 2013 developing photographic strategies to promote Perrys documentaries of contemporary British life. This relationship yielded the exhibition Birth at Londons Fitzrovia Chapel in 2019, and more recently has resulted in these stunning promotional images for the forthcoming Channel 4 documentary Grayson Perrys Big American Road Trip. The three-part series will be broadcast on Channel 4 on the 23rd September at 10pm. Alongside the documentary Grayson Perry: The MOST Specialest Relationship an exhibition inspired by Graysons travels across the USA is being held at the Victoria Miro Gallery.
Richard Ansetts achievements in the world of photography are considerable. His works can be found in prestigious permanent collections including the National Portrait Gallery, London, the National Library and Archives Canada, Bibliothèque Nationale de France and the Smithsonian Institution. He has won countless photography awards including 1st Prize at the Sony World Photography Awards 2019, Peoples Choice Award, Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize 2018/19, 1st Prize Moscow International Foto Awards 2014, Overall Winner Art Laguna Prize 13, 1st Prize Grand Prix de la Decouverte 13, Gold Award Prix de la Photographie 11.