You might not mind drinking coffee from cups made from coffee grounds, but how happy would you be eating food from terracotta pots (Merdacotta) made from cow dung. Designers have also developed spectacle made from coffee grounds and bowls made from recycled toilet paper. These are just some of the ideas of different artists for […]
"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.
- Fire Station to contemporary art gallery at the SLG in South London
- Play and design at the Wellcome Collection
- Looking backwards and forwards at Big Data London
- Sustainable art in Ffound at the Woolff Gallery
- Living in Interesting Times – Sculpture at the Biennale
- Personal Identities – Sculptures in the Giardini della Marinaressa in Venice
- Dysfunctional Design in the Historic Ca’d'Oro in Venice
- Encounters in space and time: Rayyane Tabet at Parasol Unit
- A mixing pot of cultures: Sonny Assu’s Radical Mixing at Canada Gallery
- The influence of the Bauhaus on British design in the 1930′s
- The dark magical world of Mark Leckey underneath the M53
- The mythical, mysterious and magical images of William Blake at Tate Britain
- Fed up? Think of moving to Mars with the help of the Design Museum
- Little steps can make a large difference: PriestmanGoode at the Design Museum
- Preparing for Sunday’s London to Brighton Car Run at Bonhams
- Artists supporting the word of WellChild
- Town and Country with Lisa Wright and Tschabalala Self
- Manolo Valdés recent works at the Opera Gallery in Mayfair
- A colourful explosion at Louis Vuitton in New Bond Street
- Artist and Doctor: The sensitive sketches of Henry Lamb at Maddox London
- Ride the Wild with Albert Oehlen, Franz West and Christopher Wool at Levy Gorvy
- Ian Caldwell on Blending ancient and contemporary: Two Italian artists: Giovanni Ozzola and Fabio Viale
- Luiz on Blending ancient and contemporary: Two Italian artists: Giovanni Ozzola and Fabio Viale
- Ros McTaggart on The Great Architectural Bake-Off from the Museum of Architecture: Gingerbread City.
- Paper Castles in the Sky at the V&A on Architects created a Gingerbread City of the Future at the V&A
- A fascinating and different side of Anish Kapoor at the Lisson Gallery on Reflections in space and time by Anish Kapoor at Pitzhanger Manor