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Grayson Perry, dressed as Claire, his female alter ego, beside his needlepoint Vote Alan Measles for God.

Grayson Perry: spinning a yarn

A show of tapestries by 14 artists making their textile debut is drawing attention to this ancient medium. Annabel Freyberg talks to Grayson Perry, who has designed one of the most provocative.

Grayson Perry in a yellow outfit and makeup

Grayson Perry: ‘Just because you don’t have a dress on doesn’t stop you being a tranny’

Grayson Perry talks to Simon Hattenstone about frocks, pots and his latest project, a TV series exploring identity. Plus his subjects reveal what it was like being turned into art

Grayson Perry. A man who appears as he wants and disarms the world through generosity of spirit and honesty. To be admired more than almost anything.

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Grayson Perry: Who Are You? National Portrait Gallery | 25 Oct 2014 – 15 Mar 2015

Grayson Perry: Who Are You?

Grayson Perry turns his attention to portraiture in order to explore the nuances of British identity.

Grayson Perry in a spotty outfit with a bike

Grayson Perry: ‘Just because you don’t have a dress on doesn’t stop you being a tranny’ | Grayson Perry

Grayson Perry talks to Simon Hattenstone about frocks, pots and his latest project, a TV series exploring identity. Plus his subjects reveal what it was like being turned into art

Grayson Perry long cherished an ambition to show his own art – his own 'civilisation', as he calls it – alongside the great civilisations of the world, but little dreamed the British Museum would agree to his proposal

Grayson Perry's Tomb of the Unknown Craftsman - in pictures

The Turner prize-winning potter Grayson Perry gives us a sneak preview of his forthcoming show at the British Museum, Grayson Perry's Tomb of the Unknown Craftsman, which runs from 6 October to 19 February and promises to be one of the most fascinating, wildly idiosyncratic events of the autumn

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Grayson_Perry_Tapestry_2 Grayson Perry in front of The Walthamstow Tapestry, 2009

Grayson Perry Tapestries

If you missed Grayson Perry’s The Vanity of Small Differences exhibition, which was on at the Victoria Miro gallery then I strongly recommend that you visit the William Morris Gallery in north-east…

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Grayson perry tapestry detail William Morris gallery reopened, August 2012 Walthamstow E17

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Grayson Perry's tapestries tell the story of class mobility

As an English ex-pat, I am always interested by opinions and stereotypes on what people think England is really like. So I was fascinated by Grayson Perry'

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Grayson Perry (born 1960) is an English potter and fashion icon, well I suppose not everyone would call him a fashion icon, but I certainly would. Anyway, he was the recipient of the Turner Prize in 2003, and honor to which he responded with the following statement ""Well, it's about time a transvestite potter won the Turner Prize." His female alter-ego is named Claire and has been described by the artist himself in a number of ways including, but not limited to "“a 19th century reforming…

Clare aka Grayson Perry
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Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

Jaime Winstone and Lily Allen were among the guests at the Royal Academy for the preview of the summer exhibition.

'The idea that your identity is a solid, consistent, tangible thing is an illusion'

Grayson Perry: ‘Just because you don’t have a dress on doesn’t stop you being a tranny’

Grayson Perry talks to Simon Hattenstone about frocks, pots and his latest project, a TV series exploring identity. Plus his subjects reveal what it was like being turned into art

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