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Arts & Culture

Dennis Hopper – The Lost Album at the Royal Academy

Dennis Hopper – The Lost Album at the Royal Academy

As well as being a famed actor and director, Dennis Hopper was a prodigious snapper. For a period he took his beloved Nikon 28mm wherever he went, working so obsessively that his friends, the artists Wallace Berman and Edward Kienholz actually referred to him as ‘the tourist’. During this period […]

by × July 21, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture

David Hockney – The Arrival of Spring at Annely Juda

David Hockney – The Arrival of Spring at Annely Juda

Following on from the excellent Yoshishige Saito exhibition (reviewed on CELLOPHANELAND* last month) Annely Juda are showing everyone’s favourite Yorkshire artist, David Hockney. Showing in the upstairs gallery are a series of sixteen bold and striking iPad drawings entitled The Arrival of Spring that were last seen in the impressive Hockney show at the […]

by × June 13, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture

Sensing Spaces – Architecture Reimagined, Royal Academy of Arts

Sensing Spaces – Architecture Reimagined, Royal Academy of Arts

For its latest offering the august institution of the Royal Academy of Arts leaps in to the realms of architecture. In a brave departure from the more usual art historical exhibition, they are setting out to ‘evoke the experience and power of architecture within a traditional gallery environment.’ One might think perhaps it is because […]

by × March 24, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Travel

On The Trail of David Hockney, East Yorkshire

On The Trail of David Hockney, East Yorkshire

Look at the incredible variety of grasses, look at the marvellous leaves; look at the colour. Isn’t it beautiful…pure joy. – David Hockney – No trip to Yorkshire should be complete without a visit to the Yorkshire Wolds, or Hockney Country, as it has now been termed. The David Hockney […]

by × November 13, 2012 × 2 comments