> Skip to content

Martin Gayford

Book for an event

Martin Gayford studied philosophy at Cambridge and art history at the Courtauld Institute. He is the art critic of the Spectator, and contributes regularly to the Daily Telegraph, Modern Painters and Harpers & Queen. He is married, with two children, and lives in Cambridge. His latest book is The Yellow House: Van Gogh, Gauguin, and Nine Turbulent Weeks in Arles.

Books by Martin Gayford


A new biography of Michelangelo by the acclaimed author of Constable in Love and The Yellow House.

Read more
The Yellow House

A fascinating, atmospheric account of an intense period in the life of the world's most popular painter.

Read more