Artist, curator and writer Simon Tarrant promotes emerging and established artists through public exhibitions and charity events. He has exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts and curated critically acclaimed exhibitions at the Tower of London, Southbank Centre, Film Museum, Canal Museum, Bankside Gallery, Acapela Studio and Cill Rialaig.

Simon directs the Winter Pride Art Awardswrites art reviews for Artlyst and is the Arts & Literature advisor for Pride in London. He organises live sculpting charity shows for royal sculptor Frances Segelman - featuring celebrity sitters including Joanna Lumley, Sir Derek Jacobi, Lord Julian FellowesSergei Polunin and intersex activist Ela Xora.


The 2018 Art Awards exhibition runs until  June at The House of St Barnabas. To visit book on to their monthly Art Tour:

Frances segelman sculpts andy bell

Andy Bell from Erasure is sculpted by Frances Segelman in aid of The House of St Barnabas, supporting homeless people back into work.

Winter pride touring exhibition isle of wight

A touring exhibition of the Winter Pride Art Awards will take place from 15 June to 30 July at Quay Arts, Newport, in partnership with Isle of Wight Pride.