On July 1st 2017, the streets of East London will be transformed with art, performance and music.
“Some art is horrifically accessible,” says Amar Singh, the 28-year-old founder of 5-month-old Amar Gallery in Islington.
It takes a brave kind of artist to declare that their work is the best thing since sliced bread, but that is exactly what Grayson Perry has done for his new show at the Serpentine Gallery.
We join artist Skye Ferrante in Mayfair at the restaurant and lounge, QP LDN.
With collectors, gallerists, advisors and journalists converging in their masses on sunny Switzerland, the opening of Art Basel fair saw both the champagne flow and business boom.
June 16, 2017 | Arts
Sarah Coote is an artist from Philadelphia, PA.
As Frieze, Masterpiece and a host of other art fairs prepare to open in London in the coming weeks, a rather different sort of gallery has just opened its own summer exhibition.
Marrakesh has always had a great allure for the exotic and passion for the arts.
June 8, 2017 | Arts
Repurposing the recycled waste of contemporary culture, Scarlett Bowman’s artworks revisit the Duchampian readymade.
The Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong is known to locals as The Pen, or to worldy travellers under the more affectionate moniker; the Grand Old Dame of the Far East.
Photo-artist Tyler Udall, turns to gender, sexuality, and the obscure line between fact and fiction for his new series, ETUDES at The Little Black Gallery in London.
May 31, 2017 | Arts
My visit to Peckham’s Seen Fifteen space was accidentally very timely; at the end of Mental Health Awareness Week I found myself unexpectedly enveloped in a highly personal, engaging exhibition filled with photography and installation by Egyptian photographer Laura El-Tantawy.
‘Join us’, the byline reads, ‘as we explore and examine the shifting gender boundaries through ground-breaking fashion, music and design collaborations.
This June, the creative community of London’s Mayfair is coming together for a weekend of public events to celebrate its rich associations with the arts.
As one of Duggie Fields’ paintings portraying Syd Barrett makes its public debut at The V&A this month, part of the Pink Floyd: Their Mortal Remains exhibition, Candid catches up with the artist to talk about his old flatmate, and an artistic journey spanning almost five decades.
May 17, 2017 | Arts
Thaddaeus Ropac only founded his first gallery in 1983, but quickly set about building a European power-house network of spaces, and has now finally opened his long-awaited new London gallery.
Last week the Candid Team got a dose of art, tech and fashion as we checked out the launch of WATCH 2 from Huawei at Saatchi’s latest exhibition, ‘From Selfie to Self-Expression’.
Part artist, part mad scientist, Larry Bell’s works re-examine perspective in forms of monochromatic abstraction.
May 8, 2017 | Arts
Technology meets tradition with Cadogan Tate’s latest venture.
May 3, 2017 | Arts
The Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) announced today that it will be holding a free, week-long public festival, called REVEAL (30th June – 7th July) celebrating the opening of the new V&A Exhibition Road Quarter.
May 2, 2017 | Arts
Ashley Bickerton is the latest artist in a starry line-up to take the stage at Damien Hirst’s Newport Street Gallery, tucked away in the back alleys of Vauxhall.