London Design Biennale – Utopia by Design at Somerset House

Opening this week, the first ever London Design Biennale launches at London’s Somerset House.

September 8, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Antarctic Biennale – Art for Humanity in Frozen Lands

Launched in February 2016, the Antarctic Biennale is a new intercultural and interdisciplinary platform, for artists from across the world to come together, and explore one of the last expanses of uninhabited land through creativity.

August 26, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


SPLEEN: An Artist Run Curatorial Project in London

SPLEEN is a new artist run curatorial project that is taking over a some of London’s more unusual gallery spaces and running a series of exhibitions to showcase the cities most talented artists.

July 22, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


Food For Thought – Artists Take Over Restaurants

Even if you are interested in art, or even really interested in art, it does not necessarily mean you want to spend every spare minute of your time traipsing around a museum exhibition that you feel you ought to see because everyone else is raving about it.

June 30, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


FOUND at Foundling Museum – The Charm of Lost Objects

In September 2015, a series of images sent shockwaves across the globe: a three year old child lay face down, washed up on a beach in Turkey after an overloaded dingy containing Syrian refugees had capsized.

June 21, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


House of Peroni – Where Italian Art and Food Collide

Everyone knows that Italy is the country of taste and style.

June 17, 2016 | ArtsGroup Exhibition


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