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Art and ginger hair – a discovery from National Redhead Day

Did you or any of your ginger-headed loved ones celebrate the UK’s Redhead Day, last weekend? Admittedly we did not have an official party or anything, but we did discover via the event the art of Michelle Marshall and specifically, her redhead-focussed photography project MC1R. In this ongoing series, the artist hopes to challenge the perception of redheads – “I want to… read more

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Scenes of a domestic nature – see the art of Njideka Akunyili Crosby

The LA-based Nigerian-born artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby is having her first solo show at London’s Victoria Miro gallery and it’s a must-see for glorious, pattern-rich depictions of familiar domestic scenes – people eating, drinking, watching tv and doing other instantly-relatable activities. Akunyili Crosby’s signature style is to painstakingly overlay her portraits with acetone transfer prints of imagery from… read more

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Ask the Designer: An interview with Jeremy Johnston

We caught up with Exhibition Designer, Jeremy Johnston, following the opening of two Ronald Lockett exhibitions at the American Folk Art Museum. Jeremy, who is the co-founder and principle designer at specialist art exhibition design company Darling Green, has worked with curator Valérie Rousseau to create Fever Within: The Art of Ronald Lockett; the first retrospective on the artist,… read more

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Trooping the colours – the colour-code secrets of the Queen’s wardrobe

Happy 90th birthday Your Majesty. Today sees celebrations not just throughout the UK but world-wide to herald our monarch’s landmark birthday, and in our own marking of the event we’ve been looking into the secrets of the Queen’s wardrobe. She has spent 63 years attending everything from state banquets to school openings and always looks immaculate… read more

Radical Disco ICA
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See this: Radical Disco at the ICA

Chequerboard floor that lights up? Colourful banquettes and private booths? Hawaiian style or Industrial chic? Whether you’re a sticky floors and cheap pints sort or a behind-the-velvet-rope champagne drinker, we probably all have a favourite nightclub. But it’s possible that you’ve never thought about the interior design of these spaces before. After all, they’re usually… read more

The Chromologist 2017 | Farrow & Ball

The Chromologist