ARTIST AND ARTS PROMOTER

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.
 

DAME JOAN COLLINS SCULPTED LIVE

Dame Joan Collins sculpted live by Lady Petchey at the London Film Museum in support of cancer charity Penny Brohn UK.

WINTER PRIDE EXHIBITION ISLE OF WIGHT

Touring exhibition of the Winter Pride Art Awards at Quay Arts, Newport, in partnership with Isle of Wight Pride.

WINTER PRIDE CONCERTS HOUSE OF ST BARNABAS

Cellist Amy Jolly performs Benjamin Britten's Variations + Catrin Finch Ensemble performs work by Shane Cullinan and poet John Smallshaw.