Peter Cheyney (Major Reginald Evelyn Peter Stouthouse-Cheyney)(1896-1951), Crime novelist
Sitter in 31 portraits
Crime story writer; solicitor's clerk, actor, soldier, fiction writer and editor before finding success with This Man is Dangerous (1936); went on regularly to publish two crime novels per year; in 1932 set up 'Cheyney Research and Investigations'.
Develop your art skills
Discover our BP Next Generation short films made by artists. Follow step by step guides in drawing and painting techniques.
Hold Still photography workshop
Reflect on your own experiences of lockdown through this easy-to-do from home, photographic exercise.
Draw Like a Renaissance Master
Revisit The Encounter exhibition and learn about Renaissance and Baroque drawing methods and materials.