Made in London: Jewellery Now
Wearable art jewellery at the Museum of London by Jordan Askill, Husam el Odeh, Noemi Klein, Imogen Belfield, Duffy, Rachel Boston and Frances Wadsworth-Jones. “Designers have to create a unique identity and aesthetic. This exhibition explores how they have harnessed their interests to make their collections stand out, while simultaneously exploring how each is influenced by the city around them”.
The Cheapside Hoard: London’s Lost Jewels
A beautiful exhibition investigating the secrets of the Cheapside Hoard. An extraordinary jewellery collection discovered in 1912, buried in a cellar on Cheapside in the City of London.
Christmas Open Studios 2013 @ Cockpit Arts
Craftsmanship and original designs from talented designers-makers at Cockpit Arts last weekend. Next weekend it’s the Deptford Open Studios.
The latest makeover of Tate Britain includes a circular staircase in the Rotunda, Art Deco patterns and the new café. Redesigned by Caruso St John Architects.
Serpentine Sackler Gallery
First there is the building: a former gunpowder depot, which has been restored and redesigned by Zaha Hadid at the grounds of Hyde Park. Then there is the opening show: Today We Reboot The Planet by Adrián Villar Rojas. A large-scale sculptural work together with a room full of clay tests. Even the bricks laid over the gallery’s stone floor are an integral part of the installation.
A few images of The Magazine, a restaurant in the Serpentine Sackler Gallery designed by Zaha Hadid.
Drawing inspirations for pattern, colour and print…
Bursts of Colour
It is a pure pleasure for the eyes and the soul watching the autumn colours at The Westonbirt Arboretum. Here it is “season of mists and mellow fruitfulness…”.