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107 People in artist grouping:

London Group

Still active, and with its largest membership numbers, The London Group, created in 1913, continues to be the only democratically run artists' group to have spanned two centuries. Formed from members of The Camden Town Group and The Vorticists movement, the group was a reaction to The Royal Academy's dominance over the London art world, restricting artists in their ability to choose what they learnt in their classes, made and exhibited. The young original members in 1913 set out to radicalise the art scene, by giving artists access to affordable exhibition venues, where they could curate their own shows. The group flourished, and the 1960s-70s marked a golden era in their bid to revitalise the art world, as they became the group of choice for all new emerging artists, continuing to host affordable and popular shows.

Frank Auerbach

1931-
Painter
Sitter in 25 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits

Vanessa Bell (née Stephen)

1879-1961
Painter; sister of Virginia Woolf
Sitter in 18 portraits | Artist associated with 14 portraits

Edward Burra

1905-1976
Painter
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 3 portraits

Roger Fry

1866-1934
Critic and painter
Sitter in 18 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits

Mark Gertler

1891-1939
Painter
Sitter in 99 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits

Barbara Hepworth

1903-1975
Sculptor; second wife of Ben Nicholson
Sitter in 28 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait

Patrick Heron

1920-1999
Painter and art critic
Sitter in 14 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits

David Hockney

1937-
Artist
Sitter in 47 portraits | Artist associated with 13 portraits

Augustus John

1878-1961
Painter
Sitter in 103 portraits | Artist associated with 33 portraits

L.S. Lowry

1887-1976
Painter
Sitter in 21 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits

Henry Moore

1898-1986
Sculptor
Sitter in 98 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait

Paul Nash

1889-1946
Artist
Sitter in 32 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait

John Piper

1903-1992
Artist and writer
Sitter in 59 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait

Paula Rego

1935-
Artist
Sitter in 3 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits

Sir Matthew Smith

1879-1959
Painter
Sitter in 6 portraits | Artist of 4 portraits

Graham Sutherland

1903-1980
Painter
Sitter in 61 portraits | Artist associated with 23 portraits

Eileen Agar

1899-1991
Painter
Sitter in 4 portraits | Artist of 2 portraits

Craigie Aitchison

1926-2009
Artist
Sitter in 5 portraits | Artist of 1 portrait

Michael James Andrews

1928-1995
Painter
Sitter in 24 portraits

Boris von Anrep

1883-1969
Mosaicist
Sitter in 4 portraits