Corridor 8 | Under a Hot Sun & New Works at the Walker

Beth Holmes, Corridor 8, March 7, 2023

Beth Holmes reviews two new shows at Liverpool’s Walker Art Gallery: Under a Hot Sun – the first solo show by Kathryn Maple, winner of the 2020 John Moores Painting Prize – and New Works at the Walker, which showcases artworks the gallery has acquired over the last ten years. Beth spoke to Jessie Petheram, Assistant Curator of Fine Art at National Museums Liverpool, about demystifying the gallery’s acquisition process and how institutions can support contemporary artists.