For the first interview from Candid’s series on emerging artists, Issey Scott spoke to London-based artist Frankie Roberts, who has just graduated from Slade School of Fine Art.
Nature and art are a beautiful mix, a sublime experience; this has been said for many years by many different poets, artists and philosophers alike, so there will always be something special about Turner Contemporary’s location, designed by David Chipperfield in 2011 overlooking the North Sea and offering a moment for serene contemplation.
Mayfair in London’s West End used to be an enclave of the conservative arts, home to auction houses, old master dealerships and the Royal Academy.
Founded in 2017 by US tech start-up entrepreneur Scott Lynn, Masterworks is the first company in the world that lets people buy and trade shares in masterpiece works of art – making owning a piece of a Picasso, Hirst or Koons now possible for everyone.
June 22, 2018 | Arts
The famed New York gallery, Guy Hepner is now showing ‘Pointillism Revisited’ by revered artist Dimitri Likissas, in association with curators, the TAX Collection.
On Form is a sculpture biennial with a difference.
Christabel MacGreevy graduated from Central Saint Martins with a Fine arts degree in 2014.
The French-Iranian artist, Sassan Behnam-Bakhtiar is one of the first artists to showcase Iran through eastern eyes and to challenge the negative constructs of the western gaze, Sassan Behnam-Bakhtiar’s practice aims to change the perceptions and cemented beliefs about Iran and Iranians that persist in the West.
May 68 – Paris has become the scene to riots confronting students against the police.
The British Museum’s latest exhibition is a showdown between two great stars of the sculpture world.
Jaime Hayon is a Spanish artist and designer, known for his playful, chic style who has been dubbed ‘the crown prince of design’ by the Financial Times, since rocketing to fame over the past eighteen years and becoming one of the world’s most in demand designers.
When we say abstraction, you say…Pollock! Drips! Dollops! Grids! Mondrian! Search those dusty filing cabinets at the back of your mind and you’re likely to pull out more than one reference to the macho brand of abstraction we know so well.
With each degree show that passes, it is said that we are witnessing the future of contemporary art; it is arguably never more true than at the Royal Academy Schools, a unique three-year postgraduate programme for emerging artists which facilitates entering the art world big league.
To celebrate the release of Isle of Dogs, director Wes Anderson has teamed up with The Store X at 180 The Strand to present an exhibition exploring the meticulously crafted dystopian world of Megasaki – the fictional Japanese city in which the film is set.
In 1903, David Milne (1882-1953) arrived in New York as a twenty-one-year-old pursuing a career in commercial illustration.
A long time ago when not everyone had a camera in their pocket and Instagram didn’t rule the world; photography was still seen as something faintly magical.
Oslo might not be the first place you would think of for an art-packed city break.
The paintings of Vincent Van Gogh are some of the most instantly recognisable images anywhere in the world.
Having only recently moved in to his new premises on Mayfair’s Dover Street, where the exodus of Old Master dealers has been replaced with an influx of contemporary spaces, Thaddaeus Ropac is proving that his first London gallery can really hit the mark.
We all picture Goldilocks as a sunny-haired innocent, skipping through the woods, allowing curiosity and the need to eat, sit and sleep to get the better of her.