Tag Archive: exhibitions

Get elemental at Kew Gardens

Kew Gardens is celebrating the power of flowers with their Tropical Extravaganza until 4 March. Curated floral displays and sculptures inspired by the elements of fire, earth, air and water add colour to the botanical… Continue reading

Frieze Art Fair 2010 #faf10

Thanks to a friend I did get to go to Frieze this year – hurrah! And somewhere between the arrival enthusiasm and the annual thumping headache (does no-one else get that?) I saw… Continue reading

Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy

I visited the Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy. It was equal parts nice-day-out-with-friends, reconnaisance mission, and intravenous cultural injection.

Joseph Conrad, Museum of Canterbury

Joseph Conrad (writer of such things as Heart of Darkness and inspirer of such films as Apocalypse Now and Apocalypse Now REDUX) used to live near Canterbury and is buried in the city… Continue reading