On Form 2016 at Asthall Manor – the UK’s best Sculpture Garden

If you were to close your eyes and try to imagine the Cotswold idyll, the vision in your mind would not be far from Asthall Manor, with its rolling dairy fields, honey-stoned surrounding hamlets and tranquil cottage gardens.

June 12, 2016 | Group Exhibition


Candid’s Round Up of Frieze New York

Before entering the vast white tent (250,000 square feet to be precise), which returns once again to Randall’s Island for the 2016 opening of Frieze New York, visitors are pre-warned, as always of the multitude of things on view.

May 9, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Alberto Giacometti & Yves Klein; In Search of the Absolute

The chaos of post-war Paris produced monumental political, cultural, and social change in France, which came to a head with the ideological student revolt of May 1968.

May 4, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Blois, France – Where Old And New Art Have Always Collided

Blois is a small city of windy medieval streets nestled in the middle of the Loire Valley, just two hours train ride from Paris.

May 3, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Culturelines Sans Frontiers or Questioning Boundaries, in Athens

The gallery and café-bar metamatictaf is hidden on a side street in Athens, a brief walk from the bustling Pandrossou and Monastiraki flea markets.

April 21, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


D&AD Festival, London – a celebration of contemporary creative industries

This week, taking place in the creative hub of East London – the Old Truman Brewery, D&AD Festival brings together the world’s pioneers in design and advertising for a series of talks, awards, events and workshops.

April 20, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Neneh Cherry, Darkstar and Tim Head – a sonic and visual performance for Art of Patrón this Thursday in London

Patrón Tequila have come together with the legendary musician Nenah Cheery, electronic music duo Darkstar and digital visual artist Tim Head to curate a one off unique night of audio and graphic entertainment this Thursday in London.

April 12, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Spring in Paris: An art lovers guide to Europe’s cultural capital

If you have ever been to Paris in the spring, I am sure you would agree that it is truly the best time to visit the city.

April 8, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


The unbreakable rope – an exploration of sexuality within Islam

Inspired by a line from an eighth century Classical Arabic poem by the great Classical poet Abu Nawas, The unbreakable rope – a new exhibition in London, aims to portray the past, present and future of sexuality and love within the Middle East as being diverse and cosmopolitan.

March 24, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Venturing Beyond: Graffiti and the Everyday Utopias of the Street of the street Sponsored by Patrón Tequila

Hot on the heels of the success of Mapping the City and Futurismo Ancestral, Somerset House is again teaming up with the arts collaboration A(by)P to present a new series of fresh commissions by seventeen of the worlds best graffiti artists.

March 16, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


The Armory Show in New York – An African Perspective

With characteristic aplomb, the Armory Show opened its doors to the public on Thursday March 3rd.

March 4, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


London Glassblowing – Reassessing the Craft of Glass

Glass art is something that until recent years has remained to the wider audience, something that was seen as more of a craft than an art.

February 22, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


The Art of Hesitation – Looking back at Singapore Art Stage

Usually when there is something very expensive on offer, the wealthy residents of Singapore don’t need to be invited twice.

February 17, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Glasgow – the rebellious prodigy of the UK’s contemporary art scene

If the UK’s contemporary art scene were a map, it would appear with London as a huge domineering capital, then small pockets of buzz dotted around the nuclei.

February 10, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


War, abstraction and censorship in Southeast Asia

  A closer look at the Prudential Eye Awards 2016 in Singapore The Singapore Art Week 2016 is a wrap.

February 10, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Painting the Modern Garden – A Bourgeois Utopia

The Royal Academy’s recently opened exhibition, Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse, is aesthetically stunning, however, its true beauty lies within the encrypted messages hidden beneath the surfaces of the 120 exhibited canvases.

February 6, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft – The Home of British Arts and Crafts

Nestled in the beautiful surroundings of East Sussex, some 8 miles in land from Brighton at the foothills of the South Downs, lies the inordinately pretty village of Ditchling.

January 31, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Singapore’s art scene – Art for the sake of what?

Singapore’s art scene is finally freeing itself from financial markets – Candid’s resident Asian Arts correspondent Peter Schmike investigates.

January 25, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


London Art Fair – Candid Magazine’s top things to see and do

It is hard to believe that the London Art Fair is now in its 28th year.

January 20, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Art Basel Miami Beach: an NYC Curator’s Experience

It’s that time again, when the world’s leading Modern and Contemporary art galleries, artists and art fanatics alike descend upon Miami.

December 7, 2015 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Artist and Empire at Tate Britain – Imperial Art at it’s best

With the opening of the Tate Britain’s winter exhibition, Artist and Empire, Britain’s rather shady Imperial past is thrown firmly back into the limelight.

December 2, 2015 | ArtsGroup Exhibition