I wouldn’t be surprised if you hadn’t heard of Lee Miller before today. I hadn’t heard of her until I saw a picture she had taken on the London Underground. It was of a wartime pilot, looking out from the narrow cockpit of her plane. The picture was an advert for an exhibition of Miller’s work at the Imperial War Museum.
I’d invested in an Artfund Pass last Summer and, for shame, have gotten little to no use from it thus far. I want to see lots more exhibitions this year so on New Year’s Day I embraced this resolution with great gusto and began booking tickets at museums. And a visit to see Miller’s work was one of them.