The highly anticipated Tate summer blockbuster ‘Lowry and the Painting of Modern Life’ has opened to the public today!

The opening comes after weeks of speculation and excitement, including the discovery of a lost painting hidden behind one of the exhibits just days ago. It seems the whole of the UK has turned their attention towards the industrial painter. As well as being the subject of numerous newspaper editorials , L.S.Lowry’s relationship with his mother has been dramatised in ‘Mrs Lowry and Son’ and his view of women discussed on Radio 4’s ‘Women’s Hour’.

The Tate are expecting ‘Lowry and the Painting of Modern Life’ to be extremely popular so they recommend booking in advance, if you are not a member, to avoid disappointment. We have also added several new prints to our extensive L.S.Lowry collection so don’t miss the chance to take your own Lowry industrial landscape home...