• 06 November 2011 Dinos Chapman @ The Hospital Club
    One of the perks of my cousins new fancypants job at the Hospital Club is that I get to go along to interesting events held there, like this talk with Dinos Chapman on his cover artwork for the latest edition of Granta 'Horror'.   There was an exhibition of Chapman Brothers and emerging artist Kanitta Meechubot's art to enjoy before the talk & I also got a free copy of the magazine although it looks a lot more like a book to me.  Dinos Chapman and Kanitta Meechubot talked about the artwork they made for the magazine and discussed horror and visual art in a...
  • 28 September 2011 The Wall Public Gallery
    Auro Foxcroft, founder of the Village Underground wants want to build London’s most public gallery on the huge wall on Great Eastern Street, which has been host to many artists work, from Steve Powers and Shepard Fairy to incredibly talented local artists. Auro want's to evolve this informal project, turning it into an amazing permanent art space by building and installing bullet proof metal and glass frames over the recesses to protect the art work from theft and vandalism. Importantly, this means that artists can paint on board and canvas so the work can be kept. '...
  • 07 September 2011 Peter Gabriel 3D Screening, Soho
    Last night we went along to the Soho Hotel for a screening of the Peter Gabriel New Blood concert which was filmed at the Hammersmith Apollo for release on Blu Ray in 3D.   New Blood Live In London is a visual feast: the drama of the orchestra, conducted by the spirited Ben Foster; the stage bathed in red light and shadows; huge onstage screens with graphics, animation and imagery blending to enhance and illustrate the music. Peter Gabriel Website The film was directed by Blue Leach and features video content by Bennycrime, Dave Packer, Judy Jacob, Archie Sinclair, Robin Reeder...