Complementing Grayson Perry's Channel 4 series All in the Best Possible Taste is this show of six absorbing tapestries, all completed this year.

The artist's inspiration for the series was Hogarth's A Rake's Progress, the tale of a young man who squanders his inherited fortune and dies in a madhouse, and the the backdrop and characters are drawn from his experience of travelling through Sunderland, Tunbridge Wells and the Cotswolds.

He said of the works: 'The tapestries tell the story of class mobility, for I think nothing has as strong an influence on our aesthetic taste as the social class in which we grow up. I am interested in the politics of consumerism and the history of popular design but for this project I focus on the emotional investment we make in the things we choose to live with, wear, eat, read or drive. Class and taste run deep in our character - we care. This emotional charge is what draws me to a subject.'

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