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Mother’s Day at the Connaught

All good children wishing to treat their sainted mothers (hint hint to the fruit of my own womb…) are spoilt for choice in the capital this March for Mother’s Day. Here it is not just a meal but an experience.

SEEN hears that Veuve Clicquot World’s Best Female Chef 2015 Hélène Darroze at The Connaught will serve a five-course Sunday roast. Dishes include: crispy skin and chicken liver mouse; roasted chicken stuffed under the skin with foie gras, and corn tortilla stuffed with chicken confit leg. £150 to share for two guests. Happy Mother’s Day.

The Connaught
Carlos Place,

Seen this week

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Drawing Under the Influence: Hayden Kays’ DRINK DRAWINGS

Well, this is refreshing – in every sense of the word. SEEN hears that artist Hayden Kays is feeling hung-over ahead of the opening for his first solo exhibition of 2018. The clue is in the title: “Drink Drawings” – a new show at For.Fuk.Sake on March 29th consisting of a series of intoxicating illustrations, …

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Port Cities play the Slaughtered Lamb

Canadian band PORT CITIES are still bathing in the afterglow of November’s Nova Scotia Music Week, where they scooped no less than five awards, including album of the year, digital artist of the year and entertainer of the year. SEEN has certainly been enjoying their beautiful vocals. In light of such accolades then, its only …

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My Furry Lady: the Art of Marion Peck at Dorothy Circus Gallery

SEEN can safely say that there is nowhere quite like Dorothy Circus Gallery in Notting Hill. It is the very antithesis of the white, clinical art gallery that abounds in the capital. From the beautiful yet disquieting pop surrealist art that is the passion of gallery director Alexandra Mazzanti, to the welcoming gallery itself complete …