Category: Art

Book it: Crossroads Art Show 2016

London is the place to be this fall as the art fair season descends on the city. There are some niche events we’ll definitely be highlighting twice in our agendas, like Crossroads Art Show 2016, taking place from 6-9 October at The Old Truman Brewery in East London. 

Read More

Fantasy Pink Islands Installation in Miami

Now why would you turn an island pink fuchsia? And why not? Duo of land art artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude made this magnificent facility called Surrounded Islands in 1983. For two weeks, these eleven islands in Biscayne Bay, Miami, were surrounded by a pink polypropylene fuchsia belt. The message of this work of art? Underline the various ways in which the people of Miami live, between land and water.

Read More

Exploring Art Basel Miami Through Instagram

And so it begins. The week we’ve been waiting for! Art Basel Miami kicks off today, with plenty to please even the most die-hard aesthete. If you’re sadly missing it this year, you can always rely on those hot instagram accounts to get the big picture and fine detail. Here’s some of our favourite images for a dose of Art Basel Miami inspiration!

Read More

Getting ready for Art Basel Miami 2015

From December 3–6, Art Basel Miami takes the spotlight. 267 galleries from all over the world will be displaying the work of  4,000 artists and reminding us that ‘good business is the best art’. Bellow are some of the artists and artworks we are looking forward to seeing, as well as  the full list of exhibitors.

Read More

Ai Weiwei exhibition at the Royal Academy of Art

The Ai Weiwei exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts has created quite the stir. Needless to say being of Chinese origins I was proud so see such a great political activist and artist exhibiting his work. Ai is one of the most recognisable and contentious artists famous for his criticism of the Chinese government.

Read More

Highlights from Frieze London

Here we are, one more year, rounding up the standout spaces and finds at Frieze London: the place to be this week to see the great exponents of the art world. From Lutz Bacher, who welcomes us at the entrance with messages like “It’s no accident you are here” written on the wall, to Gary Webb, Tracey Emin or Damien Hirst. Here are a just a few of our favourites in pictures.

Read More