Richard Billingham art links
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[British Photographer, born in 1970]
Richard Billingham Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Richard Billingham at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York CityArt Market:
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh
2 works online
Arken Museum of Modern Art, Denmark
Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland
Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
To see the text in English, click on "English", then "Collection", then on the artist name
Tate Gallery, London, UK
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Art Fund for UK Museums
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive NEW!
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Additional Image Search Tools: NEW!Miscellaneous Sites:
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
The Turner Prize awarded by the Tate Gallery, LondonArticles and Reference Sites:
Billingham was shortlisted for the Turner Prize in 2001
Answers.com reference works Multimedia:
See the "Photography Encyclopedia" entry, which is actually from The Oxford Companion to the Photograph (2005)
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
"A Family Affair -- Richard Billingham's Ray's A Laugh"
"Fishtank, Richard Billingham's made-for-TV film, shows his family come to life"
The Guardian Newspaper, UK
"Who needs the Royle family?", 2000 article by Adrian Searle
Video Data Bank: Video Art and Video Artists
Click on the videocamera icon to launch video (videos are fairly small)
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
|Look Inside Books:||Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.|| |
|Search Inside Books:||Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.|
Note: Some "Search Inside" features are limited to people signed in to an account which has previously made a purchase at Amazon.
Richard Billingham: Ray's a Laugh