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Balloons and Bobbies

Off to London town for the weekend to look after Flo the cat in Hammersmith. Firstly to Tate Britain.

In 1889 Henry Tate, an industrialist who had made his fortune as a sugar refiner, offered his collection of British art to the nation. 488 more words

Art

Exhibition: Sculptor Duane Hanson at the Serpentine Gallery, London

Until Sunday 13 September 2015 you can see the fantastic free exhibition of hyper-realistic sculptures by American artist Duane Hanson (1925-1996) at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery… 592 more words

London

An Expression of Aesthetics in Kensington Gardens

London gets a bad rap for weather.  Yes it rains pretty frequently, but it’s typically a light rain, and you gain an appreciation for nice weather. 162 more words

Travel

A splash of color

Do you remember the portraits I made of carlotta in the serpentine Gallery pavilion? They offer a starting up architect the possibility to build a pavilion for the gallery… 31 more words

Photography

"Verses After Dusk." A solo exhibition by Lynette Yiadom-Boakye (Serpentine Gallery, London)

It was worth braving the storm clouds a few days ago to visit the Serpentine Gallery in Kensington Gardens and view Verses After Dusk – a solo exhibition of recent works by the British figurative painter Lynette Yiadom-Boakye (b. 1,261 more words

Contemporary Art

12 Extraordinary Maps By Leading Creative Minds

THE LIKES OF DAMIEN HIRST AND YOKO ONO CREATED FANTASTICAL MAPS FOR A NEW ATLAS THAT RETHINKS CARTOGRAPHY FOR THE 21ST CENTURY.

Before Google Maps came along, cartographers were artists as much as they were charters of geographies, and maps were aesthetic objects as much as they were wayfinding tools. 518 more words

Philosophy

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye and her enigmatic portraits

Until September 13 the Serpentine Gallery in London is hosting the enigmatic work of Lynette Yiadom-Boakye with the exhibit “Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Verses After Dusk,”

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye… 638 more words

Contemporary Art