Situated in the heart of the Mayfair village, the May Fair Hotel has been a by-word for artistry and elegance since the twenties. To celebrate it’s status as the official hotel partner for Art13 London; London’s most exciting new art fair (Olympia Grand Hall, 1-3 March 2013), the luxury hotel has appointed it’s very first Artist in Residence.
British fashion and celebrity portrait artist Marc McGreevy has been commissioned by the May Fair Hotel to capture the scenes, sights and sounds of one of London’s most iconic hotels. Guests of the hotel during Art13 London will have the opportunity to take home their very own unique portraits by Marc McGreevy and view the artwork on an exclusive online gallery.
Images left to right: Marc McGreevy; Charlie France sketch by Marc McGreevy; Jourdan Dunn sketch by Marc McGreevy; The May Fair Hotel, London.
Marc McGreevy is an internationally acclaimed fashion artist and designer. He began his career designing fashion layouts and creating unique jewellery collections for high fashion magazines such as Elle and Vogue. Marc’s passion for fashion and illustration coupled with his natural creativity has secured him a position as one of Britain’s finest. He now travels the world illustrating the most spectacular fashions with unrivalled flair, sophistication and poise. Previous commissions include Jerry Hall, Actor David Morrissey, Actresses Joan Collins, Linda Gray, Kim Cattrall and Academic Germaine Greer.
Marc McGreevy will be in residence at the May Fair Hotel daily from 3pm-6pm, 1-3 March 2013. Guests will have the opportunity to take their own exclusive art-work home with them. Illustrations will also be exhibited in an online gallery www.themayfairhotel.co.uk.
The May Fair Hotel, Stratton Street, London, W1J 8LT,