Tim Marlow

Arts presenter for television and radio.
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Tim Marlow is an art historian and commentator on the contemporary cultural scene with impressive and wide-ranging experience in broadcasting and writing. He is currently Artistic Director at the Royal Academy Of Arts.

Tim started his broadcasting career on radio, presenting Radio 4's arts programme Kaleidoscope from 1991 to 1998, winning a Sony Award for his work. He has also presented The Ticket (World Service) and The Green Room.

He moved on to television and presented a documentary on JMW Turner for BBC One, several of his own arts programmes for Five, and the notorious Is Painting Dead? debate for Channel Four where Tracey Emin shouted and swore her way into British television history. Tim has also appeared on Newsnight Review and is now presenting art programmes on Sky Arts.

Tim has written for numerous publications including The Times, The Guardian, Independent on Sunday, Arena, Art Monthly and Blueprint magazines, as well as founding Tate: The Art magazine. He has written books and monographs on various artists and is visiting lecturer and examiner at Winchester School of Art.


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