The art world is talking postcards. Not the ones from the gift shop but bona fide small pieces of art by acclaimed artists.
Jeremy Cooper has been collecting them for years. He left his job at Sotheby’s because he became disillusioned with the increasing price of art and the obsession over how much a piece is ‘worth’.
Postcards are different, they offer a small window into the artist’s mind. Jeremy has loaned his 1000 strong collection of postcards to The British Museum so hat we can all marvel at the small.
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The free exhibition at The British Museum runs from 7th February 2019 until 4th August 2019