Posts Tagged ‘Exhibition’

The Way We Live Now

Last week I went to the press preview of for The Way We Live Now at The Design Museum marking the 80th birthday of Sir Terence Conran who is one of the most pivotal figures in British design history. It’s was a truly moving and impressive exhibition showing the remarkable extent that Terence Conran has […] Read more…

The Rosenfield Collection

The trend for collecting and sharing collections has really been gathering pace the last few years. I’ve been seeing exciting examples cropping up everywhere from events like The Museum of Everything which curates wondrously themed exhibitions each year and Miracles and Charms at The Wellcome Collection [see previous post]. What’s really nice to discover however […] Read more…

Miracles and Charms

This week I visited the most extraordinary exhibition at The Wellcome Collection – Miracles and Charms…Two exhibitions exploring Hope and Chance. The first part displayed 100’s of Mexican votives which are small intricately coloured paintings, executed on tin roof tiles or small plaques, painted by members of the mining community around Mexico City in gratitude […] Read more…

Made in Britain @ The Dock

So I made it through the London Design Festival, a super hectic but fun week for everyone in the design industry. There are always so many great free events going on and so many inspirational shows and new exhibitions being launched at my favourite museums. Fun, fun, fun! One of my favourite events was an […] Read more…

The Museum Shop

Every so often I have a leisurely stroll through the Victoria and Albert Museum…some of the time I actually make it to the exhibitions – but often the security guards bundle me up just before I can step into one of their curated rooms, spin me around, and FORCIBLY shove me into the Museum Shop. […] Read more…

Late Nights at the V&A

Every last Friday of every month the V&A stays open after hours and holds an alternative evening of exhibitions, with live performances, cutting-edge fashion, debates, one-off displays, special guests, guest DJs and a bar serving drinks and food. This month the late night centres around Interiors – i am really excited! There’s a ‘Murder at […] Read more…

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