Blog, Exhibitions

We Will Walk

Art and resistance in the American South Turner Contemporary Margate 7 February -3 May 2020 Ralf Griffin Eagle from Found Wood, nails, paintGriffin made his work from tree roots from the banks of Poplar Root Branch, the small creek behind his home. The works were created to sit outside his yard, visible to passers-by The… Continue reading We Will Walk

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Picasso and Paper

Royal Academy of Art 25 January- 13 April Pablo Picasso drawing in Antibes 1946 Black and White Photo Copyright Michel Sima/Bridgeman editions. This is the RA Spring 2020 blockbuster Billed as the most comprehensive exhibition devoted to Picasso's imaginative and original uses of paper ever to be held. There are over 300 works encompassing Picasso's… Continue reading Picasso and Paper

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Top Drawer’s S/S 2020 best small producers

Spice Kitchen :mother and son team Sanjay & Shashi Aggarwal Visiting trade shows always sounds exciting, but for those of you who have been to the likes of the Ideal Home Show and The Country Living Fair, you will know just how exhausting it can be. I recently wrote a piece on new spring and… Continue reading Top Drawer’s S/S 2020 best small producers

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Key Interior Trends for 2020

This week Olympia hosted ‘Top Drawer’ the show where the buyers go to source new, unearth the latest trends and discover emerging talent, and buy for the coming season.          According to Flamingo Trend Predictions , there are four key trends this season the first being Playful Chromatics. Described thus, as a fun filled palette… Continue reading Key Interior Trends for 2020

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Lucian Freud The Self Portraits

This small but packed exhibition is on from 27th October 2019 until 26th January 2020 in the Sackler Wing at The Royal Academy of Arts Burlington House Piccadilly London W1J 0BD https://www.royalacademy.org.uk/ Ok let's start with the biographical bit, Freud was born in Berlin in 1922 and moved to the UK in 1933 to escape… Continue reading Lucian Freud The Self Portraits