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Eastbound, Piccadilly: Notes on the Painting

Michael Alford talks techique, his obsession with London and the artistic choices behind an award-winning cityscape.

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A Woodland Mural for a London Dining Room

A wrap-around mural of woods and parkland brings the outdoors in for a family of nature-loving clients.

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In the Footsteps of Paul Nash: British War Artists Today

Michael Alford and other British war artists carry on the tradition of making art in battlezones.

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Collaborations: On Painting the Nude

“The authenticity of the painting comes out of an understanding between me and the model.” — Michael Alford