PAUL HEARTFIELD

Elton John buys his portraits and Simon le Bon has asked him which

shirt he should wear.

He has toured with Throbbing Gristle and had tea with Tony Benn.

 

He liked his portrait of Boris Johnson but has now buried it in his

back garden.

John Lydon used his photograph for his recent autobiography and he

co-founded Comes with a Smile music magazine all those years ago.

Recently he has been touring his collaborative X-ray Audio Project

and live show (with long term ally Stephen Coates) worldwide, including

shows at Garage Contemporary Arts in Moscow, Tel Aviv Museum of

Modern Art, New Hollandia in St Petersburg and Ba-Tsu Gallery Tokyo.

He has cut a live record (sic) with Thurston Moore and photographed

Daniel Millers wedding.

He has a degree in graphic design but is actually a Photographer.

He lives in London and likes making things.

For more on Paul go HERE

STEPHEN COATES

Stephen Coates is a musician, producer and broadcaster. He has released six albums and tours as The Real Tuesday Weld and written music for several films, documentaries, animations and art installations.

 

His label Antique Beat have curated cultural events for many arts institutions including Tate Modern, V+A, Wellcome Collection, BFI, Royal Parks, London Eye

.

He has written and presented radio documentaries for BBC, Resonance FM and Soho Radio.

 

With X-Ray Audio, he has curated events and exhibitions internationally including shows at Tel Aviv Museum of Art, GARAGE Museum of Contemporary Art Moscow, New Hollandia St Petersburg, The Horse Hospital London and Ba-Tsu Gallery Tokyo.

 

For more on Stephen go HERE