Invitation to Marguerite x Sophie Macpherson Ltd. Presents Michael Craig-Martin, 21.11.18.jpg

Ahead of the unveiling of The Connaught Christmas Tree 2018, we teamed up with Sophie Macpherson Ltd. on an event with this year’s artist! On the morning of 21 November, Michael-Craig Martin spoke for Marguerite with Contemporary Art Correspondent for The Art Newspaper, Louisa Buck over a Buck’s Fizz breakfast. Michael spoke about: his years teaching at Goldsmiths whilst working on his own practice; Damien Hirst and the YBAs; and his commission to design this year’s Connaught Christmas Tree. Watch the best bits here!

Michael on teaching at Goldsmiths.

Michael on juggling a job and his practice.

Michael on Damien Hirst and the YBAs.

Michael on The Connaught Christmas Tree.