What a talon-ted bunch! Artists unveil UK"s first exhibition dedicated to nail painting

What a talon-ted bunch! Artists unveil UK”s first exhibition dedicated to nail painting

9:46 AM on 13th September 2011

Monochrome Roses: A work of art by Sam Biddle featured in the Nailphilia Exhibition at DegreeArt.com

Monochrome Roses: A work of art by Sam Biddle featured in the Nailphilia Exhibition at DegreeArt.com

The intimate gallery space features a mix of mediums including installation, photography, film and print

The intimate gallery space features a mix of mediums including installation, photography, film and print

Crystalized Installation by Sophy Robson ails by: Sophie Harris - Greenslade from The Illustrated Nail (foreground) Painting in background:

Crystalized Installation by Sophy Robson (left) and a mixed meium work by Sophie Harris from The Illustrated Nail and Kostas Georiou (right)

From left: DegreeArt.com directors Elinor Olisa, curator Ryan Lanji and Isobel Beauchamp

From left: DegreeArt.com directors Elinor Olisa, curator Ryan Lanji and Isobel Beauchamp

Colourful display:

Colourful display: “The Illustrated Nail” artwork is just one of the pieces on show at the nail art exhibition