DESIGNED BY BRAZILIAN URBAN ARTIST ANANDA NAHU (anahu.com), THE LABEL IS A HOMAGE TO THE BAHIAN WOMAN AND MARKS THE LAUNCH OF ABELHA´S ART COMPETITION: ROAD TO RIO 2016 Label launch event will happen on 16th June at at Coya Members Club. Artist Ananda Nahu visits UK for the first time in June to produce her first mural in the country at Vamos! Festival (vamosfestival.com) in Newcastle on 11th June. RIO DE CONTAS - BAHIA, situated on the northern region of Brazil, surrounded b
It takes practice, coordination and creativity but, at the end of the day, who doesn't love to play around with Origami? More than just pure entertainment, Origami is a beautiful art, mastered by ancient people and with known therapeutic value, for one has to exercise a great deal of patience and concentration in order to get it right. Origami was initially known as orikata (folded shapes), and It was first invented by the Japanese, nobody knows exactly when, but it was cent.
Turner Prize winner, Grayson Perry, has created 14 portraits as part his new Channel 4 series, Who Are You? in which he sets out to explore 'our slippery sense of who we feel we are'. The artworks are at the National Portrait Gallery, in a free exhibition that invites the public to "hunt" for the pieces around the museums collections: you have to follow a map to find them. The amazing works are in the form of either a miniature, a tapestry, a statue or a pot, and introduce y
No plans for the weekend? We can't think of nothing better than a Portuguese feast of Arts and Food...very cool venue Portuguese Conspitacy is showcasing their monthly Indie Lisboa Film Session, a night of Music, Cinema, Short Films, Live music, Food, Wine, and everything in between, bringing to East London with the richness and diversity of Portuguese Creativity. For more info and tickets go to their website here #portuguese #portugal #film #art #food #culture #arts
If you happen to be scratching your head thinking what you're going to do this weekend, look no further. Fans of art, craft and design will gather at the beautiful Sir John Soane Church, in Marylebone, for this year's edition of MADE LONDON. The event puts together a great number of amazing designers and craft makers, exhibiting their work. Everything is available for sale. Below, we've picked some of our favorites at this 2014 edition. Alison Dubernex wool scarves Dominique
Tracey Emin reached a new moment in her career. Once branded one of the most influential contemporary Bristish artists - shouldering with the likes of Damien Hirst - she is now a professor of drawing ay the Royal Academy of the Arts, and adopted a more demure persona on her public apearences. Her latest exhibition, The Laste Great Adventure is You, at the White Cube Bermonsdsey is a swift change as well, showing a less visceral Tracey, in a compelling series of drawings, embr