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London Design Festival: Nude Religion – Anna Burns Object and Hayden Kays

SEEN always enjoys the London Design Festival. It’s a dazzling array of design collaborations, proving that the UK is a go-to destination for design students, studios and collectors. This year, spatial designer Anna Burns and acclaimed artist Hayden Kays are collaborating on a provocative new collection – “Nude Religion” – celebrating love, sex, worship and …

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After the Explosion, before the Collapse: Conrad Shawcross at Victoria Miro, Mayfair

SEEN very much admired Conrad Shawcross’s fabulous and profound sculpture that was part of last year’s Barbican exhibition on science-fiction, so we were pleased to hear that he’s back with a new exhibition starting 13th September. Victoria Miro is delighted to announce an exhibition of new works by Conrad Shawcross. After the Explosion, Before the …

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The Masque of Blackness: Epoh Beech animates Gallery 46

Londonewcastle has revealed that Epoh Beech will be the latest exhibitor at its dynamic arts space for emerging and contemporary artists, Gallery 46, in Whitechapel, London. Curated by Lee Sharrock, Epoh Beech’s “The Masque of Blackness” solo exhibition will run from 6th September to 6th October 2018 at Gallery 46. SEEN anticipates art of the …

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A River Runs Through It at the Oxo Gallery

Tom Cox (tomcoxstudio.com), one of London’s foremost young art curators, will be exhibiting his latest work, along with: LoveJordan, the much sought-after duo who caused quite a stir with their sell-out shows in London and New York. (LoveJordan.net) Susan Bunn, shortlisted for the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition. (Susanbunn.co.uk) Michael Wallner, a former television producer who …

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Nicholas Pope at The Sunday Painter: ‘sins and virtues’

The Sunday Painter is pleased to announce a solo exhibition of British artist Nicholas Pope (b. 1949). Opening on 15 September 2018, the exhibition will include the first London showing of the artist’s large-scale installation, The Conundrum of the Chalices of the Seven Deadly Sins and Seven Virtues, as well as a number of drawings …

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The Strange Parade: Textile Art by Emmanuel Bathellier

The gentrification of London is a mixed blessing. As house prices soar and neighbourhoods change, often something beautiful emerges. SEEN has the good fortune to live in Nunhead, an area designated as a ‘London Village’ by Boris Johnson when he was the Mayor. So now we have a deli, beer shop, a wine bar specialising …

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Jacket Required Presents Kill Me Now

Stop what you’re doing and check out what’s going on at Old Truman Brewery tomorrow, art lovers. Pop Artist and Psychedelic Illustrator Luke McLean continues to evolve as a creative force. With work featured on everything from album sleeves, to fashion, homeware and even beer bottles – McLean has amassed a diverse range of international …

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London in Flux: A Drawing Workshop led by Alexandra Blum

One of London’s most talented artists and SEEN fave, Alexandra Blum invites you – whatever your level of experience – to a new drawing workshop focussing on the fascinating Thames Barrier area, on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th August 2018 from10.30am – 4.30pm. In the current heatwave (set to continue) this is undoubtedly the place …

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Robert Adam: Thirst for Hirst

If you’re near Grafton Street, pop in and have a look at the Summerscapes Exhibition, on until the 29th July at D-Contemporary. Robert Adam will be exhibiting 4 works including the above Thirst for Hirst, (meretricious). Often SEEN finds the titles of paintings as enlightening as the images themselves and it’s refreshing to view works …

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Yayoi Kusama at Victoria Miro

Victoria Miro is delighted to announce a major exhibition of new work by Yayoi Kusama. Taking place across the Wharf Road galleries and waterside garden, the exhibition will feature new paintings, including works from the iconic My Eternal Soul series, painted bronze pumpkin and flower sculptures, and a large-scale Infinity Mirror Room, created for this …