Is This What a Feminist Looks Like?

Is This What a Feminist Looks Like?

2.02.2014
With an exhibition title like "Big Swinging Ovaries" it's probably obvious that artist Jess de Wahls is a feminist. What's less obvious...

Life in the Arts Lane - Week 60 - Battersea and BRAFA Sandwiches and Oysters

31.01.2014
The fun began on Tuesday, the doors to the Battersea decorative fair were flung open and everyone flocked to Mrs Sungoose's stand. At one...
The Vogue Paris Guide to 2014

The Vogue Paris Guide to 2014

30.01.2014
With the flurry of the festive season over, we're gearing up for another year of runway shows, celebrity collaborations and exclusive exhibitions...

On The Streets: The Freshest Global Street Art - 24 January 2014

29.01.2014
This week's 'On the Streets' is a hefty combination of brilliant examples of visual art in public indoor and outdoor spaces.

Howard Tangye - Casting the Line

29.01.2014
As Head of Womenswear Design at Central St Martin's for 17 years, Howard Tangye's fashion illustrations have been highly influential to...

Diarmuid Kelley - All Cats Are Grey Exhibition

24.01.2014
"First and foremost, I'm a painter a painter before anything else, not just a portrait painter. I love the texture and feel of paint."...
The End of 2013 and a Preview of 2014...

The End of 2013 and a Preview of 2014...

23.01.2014
My exhibition Zandra Unseen at the Fashion and Textile Museum closed 31 August, 2013 to make way for the gorgeous Belville-Sassoon exhibit....

Life in the Arts Lane - Week 59 - Westward by Road

22.01.2014
Back behind the wheel, with my trusty giant Twix nestling in my glove compartment, ready to grant me the benison of its exquisite chocolate,...

Taschen's 100 Illustrators: An Engaging Glimpse at Illustration's Finest

22.01.2014
Taschen's book 100 Illustrators, is aptly described by its editors as featuring "today's most successful and important illustrators from...

Warhol, To China And Back: The Art Market Changes Forever

20.01.2014
As a fascinating parallel export, Warhol's art itself can be seen as a strong foreshadowing of Chinese contemporary art; consider his 1972...

On The Streets - The Freshest Global Street Art - 17 January 2014

19.01.2014
Middle of January gave us fewer but more colourful and vibrant walls and here is what caught our eye this week.

Ballet Review: Le Corsaire, English National Ballet

18.01.2014
Le Corsaire (the pirate) is a bright, upbeat ballet, unlike the more popular but tragic ballets such as Swan Lake, Giselle and Romeo and...
Drawing Inspiration

Drawing Inspiration

18.01.2014
I am not embarrassed to admit that I often found myself crying when they were crying. Some of the survivors told me a lot and in detail;...

Meet The Artist: Patrick Thomas

17.01.2014
Graphic artist Patrick Thomas popped by the gallery last week to chat about why creating art makes his heart beat at 100BPM, his love of...