Martin Andrews (artist, author)

Seaby book launched at Reading Museum

 Allen W Seaby Art and Nature by Martin Andrews, president of the Reading Guild of Artists, and Seaby’s grandson Robert Gillmor, who is a well-known wildlife artist himself was launched at Reading Museum on Saturday, October 11, 2014 It was a great … Continue reading

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Saturday, October 11, 2014: An Invitation to the opening of “Allen W. Seaby Art and Nature” at the Reading Museum

You are invited to the opening of Reading Museum’s new exhibition, including the launch of the latest publication from us, Two Rivers Press:  Allan W. Seaby, Art and Nature. The first retrospective of this important artist and much-loved local man. … Continue reading

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Review: Fox Talbot reviewed by Atherton & District Amateur Photographic Society

….tells the story of Fox Talbot’s photographic establishment. This it does in a lively but not patronising way, giving us some of the feel for the way things worked in those early days of the calotype process. I’ve always enjoyed … Continue reading

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Allen_Seaby_CoverAllen W. Seaby: Art and Nature by Martin Andrews (artist, author) Robert Gillmor (author, artist)


Fox_TalbotFox Talbot & the Reading Establishment by Martin Andrews (artist, author)


Martin Andrews was a museum and exhibition designer for many years and since 1990 has been a Lecturer in the Department of Typography & Graphic Communication at the University of Reading. He is a printing historian and has lectured widely in Britain and abroad and published numerous articles as well as an extensive biography of the author and artist, Robert Gibbings.