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New Designers 2009

New Designers is an intriguing exhibition that incorporates a wide array of design practices over the two weeks it runs at the Business Design Centre, London. Nowhere else is it possible to see such creativity across every major design discipline from architecture to animation, furniture to fashion, graphics to glass. It takes place in the building I […]

The Art of Nadeem Chughtai

Last Friday I visited the Secret Blisters screen print poster show and I also had the opportunity to pop into Absorb Art Studios who had a summer gallery showing next door. There were several artists that stood out, the first of which I’d like to share on this blog is Nadeem Chughtai. “The character I use […]

Edgar Mueller – 3D Art

Last week I posted about the Art Festival this month at West India Quay. At the moment you can see this great 3D pavement drawing by Edgar Mueller. Sadly I think the thunderstorms of the past weekend have washed it slightly but nevertheless it’s still very impressive. Drawing perspective correctly is incredibly challenging because anything lower […]

D&AD New Blood 2009

D&AD New Blood the annual exhibition for design graduates. This years New Blood took place at Kensington Olympia a very nice space for such an exhibition. Scroll down for photos (click thumbnails for full version). Thanks to D&AD’s profile within the design and advertising industries, the exhibition is the most effective graduate recruitment fair for would-be creative […]

Secret Blisters

Secret Blisters screen print poster show at Print Club London - 35 artists, 35 limited edition prints, 35 pounds each. Friday night I went to Print Club London in Dalston (London E8) to see the Secret Blisters screen print gallery (photos below). I was expecting a good night but the showcase was incredible. Thankfully it was […]

Giant Robots and ART

Heading to the cinema to watch Transformers 2 yesterday afternoon I saw something that turned out to be far more interesting than the film. The giant ” A R T ” (pictured below) certainly caught my eye as I walked over the West India Quay bridge. After more research apparently it’s […]

Colour in The City

The City can be a bit dull at times. Let’s splash more colour around. Friday I walked past YCN’s new studio space and saw the window display they have up. It’s such a great installation, I’ll definitely have to return when they’re open to look inside. Read more about the YCN studio in this Creative Review article. And […]