Art

Google’s creative environments in Dublin

Google’s creative environments in Dublin

Camenzind Evolution working with Henry J Lyons Architects has expanded and refurbished the Google Campus in Dublin, with almost too many different environments; perhaps it works better in reality than from the pictures.  However it is good to see Google continuing to redefine the “creative office”. Read More…. Tweet

Witty geometrical glasswork by Layne Rowe

Witty geometrical glasswork by Layne Rowe

Layne Rowe is currently showcased at the Gallery at London Glassblowing in Bermondsey Street, where he is resident artist and the glass work is made on site (hot work in this weather). Layne comments that his art puts process above concept, by pushing the possibilities of technique in every direction and then, ‘looking at nature, […]

Art and Science celebration of DNA Research at King’s College London

Art and Science celebration of DNA Research at King’s College London

The current “must-see” exhibition at the Inigo Rooms at King’s College London celebrates the research on DNA carried out in the adjacent Quadrangle Laboratories, soon to be demolished. French photographer Christine Donnier-Valentin shows her architectural roots in her photography and installations of items from the laboratories; Shelley James displays some gorgeous crystals in which the […]

Art and Science combined

Art and Science combined

Presented in conjunction with the Copenhagen Photo Festival, photographer Alastair Philip Wiper highlights the beauty of science and research facilities: in particular, the anechoic chambers at the Technical University of Denmark and the and the Four Solaire in the French Pyrenees – the world’s largest solar furnace. Tweet

The annual Summer Show opens at the Royal Academy

The annual Summer Show opens at the Royal Academy

Despite the unseasonable cold weather, summer has arrived in London with the opening of the annual Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy.  This year’s exhibition benefits from some drama, for example Anthony Caro’s monumental sculpture in front of you as you enter the galleries, and a more spacious hang, except in one gallery.  Gone are […]