There is a long cultural link between works and art. Before people could read and write, they were creating images in caves, Egyptian hieroglyphs used images and symbols to create letters and words, medieval manuscripts had beautiful illuminated images within them and stained glass windows told the stories of the Bible to people who could […]
"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.
- The battle for architectural style, quality and strategic planning of tower blocks continues today.
- Britain today in Grayson Perry’s “The Most Popular Art Show Ever” at the Serpentine Gallery
- A tale of two pavilions: At the Serpentine and Dulwich Picture Galleries
- Amanda Levete Architects Transforming the Victoria & Albert Museum
- The delicate art of Monique Frydman looking out on a London garden
- Urban reflections at the Victoria Miro Gallery and Parasol Unit Foundation
- One of London’s most unusual arts venues – Bold Innocence in Peckham
- Goodbye White Gallery: PichiAvo “In Gods We Trust” at The Unit Gallery in Soho
- Artists used Words to message the modern world: “Words and Deeds” at Phillips London
- Playing with grids in “Playground Structure” at Blain|Southern London
- Isolated and naked: Gregory Crewdson’s “Cathedral of the Pines” at the Photographer’s Gallery
- Talent on show at the Here/Now at Phillips London
- Sotheby’s looks back at the golden era of films
- Rolls Royce shows the versatility of Bonham’s recently rebuilt auction house
- Looking through three different windows of the Middle East at the Saatchi Gallery
- White on White on White – Bram Bogart at the Saatchi Gallery
- The art, science and stigma of blood: “BLOOD: Life Uncut” at the Science Gallery London
- Artists reflect on our changing cities – “Transient Space” at Parafin London
- Orchestrations in stone: Adrian Villar Rojas and Giovanni Anselmo at Marian Goodman
- Contrasts and contradictions – Gabriel Kuri at Sadie Coles HQ
- Transforming the Victoria & Albert Museum on Transformation of factory to art gallery – London: The Newport Street Gallery for Damien Hirst
- Peckham Car Park on Vibrant new arts venue in Vedado, Havana – La Fabrica del Arte Cubano
- Ian Caldwell on Pinta – Latin American art arrives in London
- Artists used Words to message the modern world: “Words and Deeds” at Phillips London on Looking through three different windows of the Middle East at the Saatchi Gallery
- Playing with grids in “Playground Structure” at Blain|Southern London on A new classical architecture in Mayfair – Squire & Partners and British Land at Clarges Mayfair