When life becomes art


Fancy starring in your very own photo portrait by Alison Jackson with a celebrity look-a-like model of your choice? This bespoke artwork, along with Jake and Dinos Chapman's Bunny Dreams 2012 (pictured), can be bid for at a VIP live auction for charity, next month in London, from about £800 to £2,000. This is part of the Macmillan De'Longhi Art Auction for Macmillan Cancer Support. It also includes a three-day exhibition of all the donated works by artists including Gavin Turk, Haroon Mirza and Mary McCartney at the Royal College of Art. Popular items will include Ringo Starr's computer art “Knot For Violence Gun”, which can be bid for online at the Macmillan website.

Macmillan De'Longhi Art Exhibition and Auction, Royal College of Art, London SW7 (rca.ac.uk) 20 to 22 September. (macmillan.org.uk)