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Frieze London 2015

Frieze London 2015

The preview day of Frieze always provides plenty of visual stimulation – both on and off the exhibiting gallery walls. As we shimmied past the likes of Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hooper, Tommy Hilfiger and Valentino we made our way around the fair to see what was on offer this year.  Most of […]

by × October 14, 2015 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture

The Human Factor: The Figure in Contemporary Sculpture at The Hayward

The Human Factor: The Figure in Contemporary Sculpture at The Hayward

If there is one reassuring constant of sculpture over the ages, it is the repeated attempts at representations of the human form. For The Human Factor the Hayward has brought together major works by twenty or so leading artists from the last quarter of a century, and reflects on how […]

by × August 31, 2014 × 0 comments

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At the Chapel – Bruton, Somerset

At the Chapel – Bruton, Somerset

Hauser & Wirth already have five dazzling respective gallery spaces in London, New York and Zurich. But their latest opening on 15 July will be somewhere altogether sleepier: Bruton, Somerset. This summer, the 17-century Durslade Farm – along with its accompanying 200 acres – will be transformed into a futuristic […]

by × April 28, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture

Le Surréalisme Et L’Objet, Centre Pompidou, Paris

Le Surréalisme Et L’Objet, Centre Pompidou, Paris

“Objects with a symbolic function which lend themselves to a minimum of mechanical functioning, are based on the fantasies and representations that can arise from the performance of subconscious acts”. – Dali Le Surréalisme Et L’Objet is the first important large-scale exhibition dedicated to Surrealist sculpture. From Marcel Duchamp’s ‘ready […]

by × January 23, 2014 × 0 comments