The Wallace Collection has commissioned the British artist Tom Ellis to create 'The Middle' — a series of works which pair his enigmatic figurative paintings with some self-made furniture.
The idea is to draw attention to the gallery's unique and eclectic collection, which contains everything from paintings, porcelain and sculpture to historic pieces of furniture. By placing the different pieces alongside each other, they aim to enrich the experience of the viewer, rather than dividing them all into specific groups.
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Craig’s review – “The Wallace Collection came as a total surprise to me because I didn't realise how beautiful it was. The first two rooms I went in reminded me of Buckingham Palace. The walls are all velvet reds and warm golds and full of huge oil portraits ten feet across. The antique furniture is full of black statues and gilded porcelain and golden trophy plates. They've got urns a… continued”
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