First opportunity to view Alex Calinescu's new collection of paintings and a rare chance to visit her studio.

First sight of Alex Calinescu's New Collection....and an opportunity to visit her studio in Deptford
Announcing the launch of Alex Calinescu's new collection as part of the Propeller Foundry Open Studios and DeptfordX 2017. The new paintings can be viewed for the first time during the weekend of Saturday 30th September Sunday 1st October 12-6pm and thereafter by appointment. Studio 5 Ground Floor The Propeller Foundry Acme Studios 165 Childers Str...
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A rare opportunity to visit the studio of Alex Calinescu

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Alex Calinescu - New Collection Open Studios - DeptfordX  The Propeller Foundry, Acme Studios, 165 Childers Street, Deptford SE8 5JR Saturday 30th September and Sunday 1st October 12-6pm  and thereafter by appointment for further information contact  e - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. t - +44 (0)20 7593 8591   www.alexcalinescu.com

Soul Of A Nation - Tate Modern

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​Thoroughly enjoying Late Night Tate and the perfect opportunity for a second viewing of Soul Of A Nation - Art In The Age Of Black Power. So much to see, and a third visit is definitely necessary. I was especially drawn to the work of Betye Saar "I'm intrigued with combining the remnant of memories, fragments of relics and ordinary ...
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Beyond Craft - Tate Modern

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Lenore Tawney 1907-2007 "Lekythos" 1962, linen, brass and acrylic 

New Acquisition - Tate Modern

Maria Bartuszova Untitled (Drop) 1963-4, plaster
A very beautiful piece of work. Maria Bartuszova 1936-1996 "Untitled (Drop)", plaster, 1963-4  "A certain sculpture, such as a sculpture of a drop of water, could serve as a didactic aid for understanding aerodynamics and gravitation, or as toys - rebuses developing tactle orientation." Bartuszova c 1980

Wayne McGregor's +/_ HUMAN at the Roundhouse

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A long time waiting for this day...Opening night of  Wayne McGregor's +/_ HUMAN at the Roundhouse. Such a wonderful evening...much gratitude to Wayne McGregor, Wayne McGregor Dance Company, Royal Ballet, Random Company, Random International, Mark Pritchard, Warp Records, and the Roundhouse. 

Giacometti at Tate Modern

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"I have the feeling, or the hope, that I am making progress each day. That is what makes me work, compelled to understand the core of life." Giacometti A beautifully curated exhibition of Giacometti's work at Tate Modern. In amongst so many wonderful sculptures it would have been easy to miss these powerful paintings.

John Metcalfe Band

John Metcalfe Band
What an absolute privilege to be at this very special and intimate gig; John Metcalfe and his fabulous band Rosie Doonan, Daisy Palmer and Ali Friend. Incredible musicians! John's music has resonated deeply in me since I first heard him play in 2008 at the opening series of 100 concerts at Kings Place. He is an extraordinary musician...
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Chung Sang-Hwa: "Seven Paintings" at Lévy Gorvy London

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A very beautiful series of paintings by Chung Sang-Hwa currently on show at Lévy Gorvy London. Sitting quietly with these paintings was an absolute joy. Chung Sang-Hwa was born in Yeongdeok, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Korea in 1932. He settled in Seoul in 1992 and established his studio in Gyeonggi Province where he continues to live and work . Chung i...
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Borough Market re-opening for business today.

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My journey with, and love of, Borough Market began back in 1988 when, as a student, I fell in love with the cavernous space, and began to make very large scale drawings, always working on site. At this time it was solely a wholesale fruit and vegetable market. I would arrive ready to start in the morning, as the market, whi...
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Ongoing journey.....10th June 2017

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The ongoing journey of the new canvases.....the time spent simply being with them is, I believe, far more important than the time spent physically "doing". 

Jessica McCormack's showroom

Fantastic piece by Zak Ove
A special tour of Jessica McCormack's utterly unique showroom, 7 Carlos Place, in the heart of Mayfair. Built in the 19th century as a grand townhouse, Jessica's beautiful jewellery is designed and made here, and displayed amidst a wonderful collection of contemporary art, tribal artifacts, and a collection of rar...
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