Reflections: Van Eyck and the Pre-Raphaelites at the National Gallery

When Dutch master Jan van Eyck’s modest picture of a wealthy couple clad in velvet and furs appeared on the walls of the National Gallery in 1842, no one could have guessed the shock waves that would follow.

October 14, 2017 | ArtsPainting

David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still Life at Cà Pesaro, International Gallery of Modern Art, Venice

It has already been five years since David Hockney’s gigantic and sensational retrospective at London’s Royal Academy of Arts, entitled; “David Hockney: A Bigger Picture”, which cemented the artist as one of the prominent figures of contemporary British painting.

October 9, 2017 | ArtsPainting

Rachel Whiteread at Tate Britain – Forgotten Spaces

Ever wondered about that space under your dining room table or the surface of your walls? Well Rachel Whiteread has, and she’s made it her mission to turn those familiar spaces you see everyday into an art form.

October 5, 2017 | ArtsSculpture

Yayoi Kusama Museum to Open in Tokyo this October

Yayoi Kusama is perhaps the best-known living female artist in the world.

October 1, 2017 | ArtsMixed Media

Heart For Heart: Join Rankin’s Social Media Campaign For World Heart Day

British photographer and director, Rankin, together with his in house creative agency – The Full Service and The British Heart Foundation (BHF) all joined forces to create an extraordinary campaign to raise vital awareness in the fight against heart disease, the Heart For Heart campaign.

September 29, 2017 | Arts

Lina Iris Viktor at Amar Gallery, London

Islington’s Amar Gallery and its summer exhibition (FORM:FLOW) was a bright affair; a merging of natural minerals and luminosity.

September 25, 2017 | ArtsPainting

An Interview with the Artist Declan Jenkins

This September, Sims Reed Gallery, which is located in the heart of London’s historic St.

September 20, 2017 | ArtsMixed Media

Carolee Schneemann’s Kinetic Painting at Frankfurt MMK

This is undeniably Carolee Schneemann’s year.

September 18, 2017 | ArtsMixed Media

Contemporary Istanbul: Art is more powerful than Politics

Now in its twelfth year and with a new layout and a closer dialogue with the city’s major art institutions, this year’s Contemporary Istanbul (CI) art fair is instilling optimism and confidence among local and foreign collectors.

September 16, 2017 | ArtsGroup Exhibition

The Encounter: Drawings from Leonardo to Rembrandt at National Portrait Gallery

The ability of a portrait to record the likeness of someone from the past is not its only allure; such a work also documents a particular moment in time, an encounter between artist and sitter and a level of engagement between the two individuals.

September 6, 2017 | ArtsDrawing

Candid Magazine Interviews the American Artist Sheida Soleimani

Sheida Soleimani is an artist who trained at the University of Cincinnati and the Cranbook Academy of Art in Michigan.

September 1, 2017 | ArtsMixed Media

Lee Lozano – Extraordinarily Intense at Reina Sofia, Madrid

“Gradually but determinedly avoid being present at official or public ‘uptown’ functions or gatherings related to the ‘art world’ in order to pursue investigations of total personal and public revolution.

August 29, 2017 | ArtsPainting

An Interview with the Artist Euan Roberts

Euan Roberts is a London based artist whose figurative paintings and illustrations have been recently causing on a stir on the capital’s art scene.

August 25, 2017 | ArtsPainting

Gay UK: Love and Liberty at the British Library

This summer, to mark the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in England and Wales, the British Library is staging an exhibition that explores what it was like to live as a gay person throughout the last century of legislative change.

August 22, 2017 | ArtsGroup Exhibition

An Interview With The Sculptor Nick Hornby About Glyndebourne Festival

Held at the eponymous estate in East Sussex every summer since 1943, the Glyndebourne Festival has become a venerated addition of the British summertime calendar for many.

August 20, 2017 | ArtsSculpture

The Art of the Collector at Halcyon Gallery

There are only a few days left to see The Art of the Collector, a small but thought-provoking exhibition at Halcyon Gallery, New Bond Street.

August 14, 2017 | ArtsGroup Exhibition

Matisse in the Studio at the Royal Academy of Arts

In art there are a few golden ticket artists that never let a gallery down.

August 9, 2017 | ArtsPainting

Curation and catwalks – an interview with Sascha Bailey

“I found myself at art events a lot growing up and I always didn’t quite get it.

August 2, 2017 | Arts

An interview with Björn Dahlström; Director of the new Musée Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech

This autumn, the Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent will unveil to the world the brand new Musée Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech, to coincide with a relaunch of its original Parisian home at 5 Avenue Marceau, where Saint Laurent’s atelier is being returned to its original appearance.

July 30, 2017 | ArtsMixed Media

MIX Summer Show at Lawrence Alkin Gallery

Lawrence Alkin Gallery in London’s Soho is dedicated to showcasing the best in contemporary art, with the ethos that it should be accessible and remain enjoyed.

July 28, 2017 | ArtsGroup Exhibition

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power at Tate Modern

A new exhibition at Tate Modern entitled; Soul of a Nation aims to explore the history of black American art in the 60s and 70s.

July 22, 2017 | ArtsMixed Media