ArtandPhotography

Scream’s forthcoming Greg Miller ‘Four Corners’ exhibition

November 28, 2012

One of my favourite galleries, Scream, this week present an exhibition of new mixed media paintings by American artist Greg Miller. Miller’s abstracted backgrounds of drips, patterns, and phrases and the peeling back of layers aim to depict the impermanence of the things that surround us. His large-scale paintings and installations aim to make the most fleeting […]

Read the full article →

Out Takes Vidal Sassoon Exhibition at Somerset House

October 14, 2012

On the day that London celebrated the life of the legendary Vidal Sassoon at St Paul’s Cathedral on Friday, 12th October, an exhibition of Out Takes of artwork by graphic designer and art director Steve Hiett launched at Somerset House. Hiett’s exhibition artwork is featured in the new book (published by Rizzoli), ‘Vidal Sassoon: How […]

Read the full article →

The Serpentine’s Dreamy Awards. Or is that Nightmare Experience?

September 9, 2012

On Friday night, I attended what was billed to be the first of its kind art experience at The Serpentine Gallery. The inaugural (and badly titled) ‘Dreamy Awards’ conceived and executed by artist Ed Fornieles, were supposed to spotlight everything that’s wrong (or right) about today’s fame obsessed culture. How everyone with their made-up self-referenced […]

Read the full article →

"Incomparable Women of Style"

August 31, 2012

In the week that W Magazine releases their Steven Klein ‘Super Linda’ editorial (just super hero out-of-this-world visuals – pictured below), we are reminded of one of the true icons of fashion over the last twenty years and of the power and impact of the supermodel from Jerry, Grace and Bianca through to Linda, Kate, […]

Read the full article →

The Daphne Guinness Collection – Sold to Benefit The Isabella Blow Foundation

June 26, 2012

Unless you are a complete newbie to the blog and twitter stream you’ll realise by now that I am a HUGE admirer of Daphne Guinness, my own personal style icon and taste arbiter. What Daphne says, goes. A true lady with a huge heart and vision as well as bank balance, she has supported and […]

Read the full article →

Jim Lee: ‘Arrested’ exhibition at Somerset House

May 30, 2012

Quick folks! You’ve just got time to catch this rare beauty of an exhibition before it turns to dust and disappears. Capturing an age of fashion revolution and cultural upheaval, Somerset House is hosting an exhibition by photographer, Jim Lee, the original wild child of fashion photography who has collaborated with some of the most […]

Read the full article →

Acne Studios launch Snowdon Blue Project

May 6, 2012

This May, fashion brand Acne have teamed with Lord Snowdon to publish a unique collection of portraits, Snowdon Blue, initiated by Lord Snowdon’s daughter Frances von Hofmannsthal. The book features 61 images (including David Bowie, Yves Saint Laurent, Ralph Fiennes and the Prince of Wales) by one of the most important portrait photographers of our time […]

Read the full article →

Go Figure – New Fashion Illustration

April 7, 2012

Fashion Space Gallery at London College of Fashion is pleased to announce its next exhibition Go Figure: New Fashion Illustration; the second in a series which showcases the brightest young talent across fashion design and illustration. Go Figure brings together more than 60 works from thirteen international fashion illustrators who work in a variety of media, from the digital to the hand-drawn […]

Read the full article →

New ‘Stars in Dior’ by Rizzoli and What Makes a Style Icon.

March 27, 2012

Lately, I’ve been thinking about what makes a style icon. I suppose it’s been in  reaction to the ubiquitous Alexa Chung and her new title as British Fashion Council’s Young Style Ambassador and of types such as Olivia Palermo, model, rich girl socialite and ex-reality TV show member of ‘The City’ or even Katy Perry […]

Read the full article →

Hong Kong Boutique JOYCE Collaborates with International Artists to Celebrate the New Season

March 17, 2012

One of the most innovative fashion boutiques in the world, JOYCE, has yet again been inspired to launch Spring season differently. It’s latest project sees sees the retailer collaborate with five new up and coming artists and illustrators from across the globe, including Devin McGrath, Carne Griffiths, Simon Prades, Violeta Hernandez and Vasilj Godzh. Each […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Read the full article →