List of notable or famous art critics from the United Kingdom, with bios and photos, including the top art critics born in the United Kingdom and even some popular art critics who immigrated to the United Kingdom. If you're trying to find out the names of famous British art critics then this list is the perfect resource for you. These art critics are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known art critic from the United Kingdom is included when available.
This list includes Waldemar Januszczak, Frank Popper and more.
This historic art critics from the United Kingdom list can help answer the questions "Who are some British art critics of note?" and "Who are the most famous art critics from the United Kingdom?" These prominent art critics of the United Kingdom may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected British art critics.Use this list of renowned British art critics to discover some new art critics that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (13 items)
Adrian Searle is the chief art critic of The Guardian newspaper in Britain, and has been writing for the paper since 1996. Previously he was a painter. ...more
Birthplace: Welwyn Garden City, England
Profession: Journalist, Art criticsee more on Adrian Searle
Andrew Michael Graham-Dixon is a British art historian and broadcaster. ...more
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Profession: Art Historian, Television producer, Screenwriter, Art critic, Presentersee more on Andrew Graham-Dixon
Sir Charles John Holmes, KCVO was a British painter, art historian and museum director. His writing on art combined theory with practice, and he was an expert on the painting techniques of the Old Masters, from whose example he had learned to draw and paint. ...more
Age: Died at 68 (1868-1936)
Birthplace: United Kingdom
Profession: Art criticsee more on Charles Holmes
Edmund Arthur Lowndes de Waal, OBE is a British ceramic artist, and author of The Hare with Amber Eyes. He has worked as a curator, lecturer, art critic, art historian and was Professor of Ceramics at the University of Westminster until 2011. He has received several awards and honours for his work. ...more
Birthplace: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Profession: Art critic, Writer, Artistsee more on Edmund de Waal