Talking to the hyper-realist artist Ken Nwadiogbu

Ken Nwadiogbu is an artist, born in 1994 in Nigeria, who creates stunning hyper-realistic drawings that demand a second look.

July 29, 2018 | ArtsDrawing

Emerging Artist – Frankie Roberts

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.

July 16, 2018 | ArtsPerformance

Turner Contemporary; Animals and Us

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.

July 10, 2018 | ArtsPainting

Mayfair’s newest gallery: Unit London

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.

July 5, 2018 | ArtsPainting

Art collecting democratised, with Masterworks’ Scott Lynn

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

‘Pointillism Revisited’ by Dimitri Likissas now on at Guy Hepner Gallery

The famed New York gallery, Guy Hepner is now showing ‘Pointillism Revisited’ by revered artist Dimitri Likissas, in association with curators, the TAX Collection.

June 17, 2018 | ArtsMixed Media

On Form; The Stone Sculpture Biennal At Asthall Manor Returns

On Form is a sculpture biennial with a difference.

June 4, 2018 | ArtsSculpture

A conversation with the artist Christabel MacGreevy

Christabel MacGreevy graduated from Central Saint Martins with a Fine arts degree in 2014.

May 29, 2018 | ArtsMixed Media

An interview with the artist Sassan Behnam-Bakhtiar

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 23, 2018 | ArtsMixed Media

Photo London 2018 at Somerset House

May 68 – Paris has become the scene to riots confronting students against the police.

May 18, 2018 | ArtsPhotography

Rodin and the Art of Ancient Greece at the British Museum

The British Museum’s latest exhibition is a showdown between two great stars of the sculpture world.

May 12, 2018 | ArtsSculpture

Artist and Designer Jaime Hayon takes on the Hotel Barceló Torre de Madrid

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.

April 30, 2018 | ArtsHotels & SpasMixed Media

Pioneering Abstraction in ‘Surface Work’ at Victoria Miro, London

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.

April 22, 2018 | ArtsMixed Media

Royal Academy School’s show – the future of contemporary art

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.

April 13, 2018 | ArtsGroup Exhibition

A Visitors Guide To Viennese Modernism 2018

Fin De Siècle Vienna.

April 10, 2018 | ArtsLifestyle

Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs exhibition @ 180 The Strand

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.

April 4, 2018 | ArtsFilm + Entertainment

David Milne: Modern Painting at Dulwich Picture Gallery

In 1903, David Milne (1882-1953) arrived in New York as a twenty-one-year-old pursuing a career in commercial illustration.

April 1, 2018 | ArtsPainting

Victorian Giants: The Birth and Art of Photography at the National Portrait Gallery

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.

March 22, 2018 | ArtsPhotography

Oslo: Scandinavia’s Art Capital

Oslo might not be the first place you would think of for an art-packed city break.

March 14, 2018 | ArtsGroup Exhibition

Vincent van Gogh on Film – A New Way of Seeing

The paintings of Vincent Van Gogh are some of the most instantly recognisable images anywhere in the world.

March 12, 2018 | Artsvideo

Sturtevant at Thaddaeus Ropac Gallery: Vice Versa

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.

March 5, 2018 | ArtsMixed Media