Summer is coming to an end, the Summer Exhibition has finished and there is the noise of trolleys moving sculptures, of displays being dismantled and of paintings and drawings being carefully packed away. Even Tacita Dean has gone as the Royal Academy starts to prepare for its autumn series of exhibitions. One of the huge […]
"The many great gardens of the world, of literature and poetry, of painting and music, of religion and architecture, all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden. If you don't want paradise, you are not human; and if you are not human, you don't have a soul."
To be an architect means having a wide range of interests - architecture, art and creativity in all its variety of forms, sustainability, science and innovation. The greatest interest is often where these different worlds overlap and collide - that is when something imaginative often occurs that pushes us all forward to another place
"Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless; peacocks and lilies for example"
I hope to showcase contemporary design and innovation, including architecture, art, design, science, technology and sustainability, to those searching for architecture, design and art inspiration to create beauty. I hope you enjoy it and will contribute to it.
- Blue is the Colour: Monochrome at Ordovas
- Celebrating the creativity of Women Artists at the Maddox Gallery
- Billy Connolly shows what to do when stuck indoors – become an artist!
- Scottish artist Jim Lambie at Sadie Coles in London
- Sigmar Polke and Michael Buthe on show in Friends at S|2 London
- Linking Bridget Riley and Paul Klee at David Zwirner
- David Hockney takes over Annely Juda Fine Art – now available online
- Hugh Mendes creates visual obituaries of female artists at Charle Smith London
- New Scottish art at the Royal Scottish Academy in Edinburgh
- Overlooking Edinburgh – The Collective at the City Observatory
- The Ingleby Gallery at the Glasite Meeting House
- Paula Rego’s challenging works at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
- Time and Space at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
- Two neoclassical buildings bursting with modern art: The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
- Optimism for the future at the National Museum of Scotland
- The Coronacrisis would not have fazed Georgian Edinburgh
- The powerful evocative work of Ashraf Murad and Farhad Khalilov at Gazelli Art House
- Barry Flanagan’s March Hares leap into Waddington Custot
- An American Artist in London – Alfred Cohen at King’s College London
- Spring sunshine with Philip Haas at RHS Gardens Wisley
- nexa electrical supplies on Takis’s kinetic art at Tate Modern – the modern Greek artist
- Nic Maennling on The empty Old Sessions House in Clerkenwell, London, as a historic backcloth to Icon’s House of Culture
- Ian Caldwell on Futurebuild challenges the Construction Industry to change
- Graeme on Futurebuild challenges the Construction Industry to change
- Ian Caldwell on Crossing Borders: the Embroidery of Alighiero Boetti at Ben Brown Fine Arts