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Artist Do Ho Suh’s coloured pastel rubbings of doorknobs, light switches and hooks

2018-05-23T12:04:43+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Do Ho Suh is presenting a new body of work at Victoria Miro gallery in Venice this summer, as part of his ongoing Rubbing/Loving project, in which rubbings of interior spaces and everyday objects are created in a process that captures details of his surroundings. Focusing on objects, fixtures and fittings attached to the walls [...]

Jose Miguel Sokoloff on growing up in Colombia, how advertising has changed and the MullenLowe NOVA Awards

2018-05-22T12:06:23+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Jose Miguel Sokoloff is one of the most internationally awarded and respected advertising creatives and peace proponents in the world today. Employing a soft approach instead of a brute force for effective behaviour change plays a big part in his work, which addresses cultural and societal issues in ways that transcend borders and challenge norms. [...]

Fruiting Habits: Artist Jonathan Trayte creates strange and witty objects for the home

2018-05-22T12:06:08+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

London artist Jonathan Trayte is presenting his first solo show in America this summer. Entitled Fruiting Habits, it's a surreal and psychologically provocative landscape, with living, sleeping and eating quarters. This fantasy world at Friedman Benda in New York is instantly appealing, but also intentionally strange, and laced with mordant wit. His pieces form a [...]

Philosopher’s Tree by Michael Kenna is a spiritual journey in mindfulness

2018-05-22T12:05:36+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Michael Kenna is one of today's most important and influential black and white landscape photographers. Now, a new exhibition at Blue Lotus Gallery in Hong Kong will focus on a subject most dear to the master photographer's heart: trees, coupled with his usual philosophy on slowness. For forty-five years, Kenna has worked with traditional film [...]

Adapt to Survive: Artists imagine how our world might look and feel in the future

2018-05-22T12:05:25+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

How will humans continue to survive years from now? The question is being explored in a new exhibition that brings together artworks by seven international artists who imagine how our world might look and feel in the future. Engaging with the idea that adaptation is necessary for survival, featured works include films, sculpture and text-based [...]

Just Putting It Out There: Andrew McIntosh and Morwenna Morrison examine landscape and memory

2018-05-21T12:05:34+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

A new exhibition of contemporary works by Andrew McIntosh and Morwenna Morrison at Islington's James Freeman Gallery addresses landscape and memory, and our subconscious embellishments of places and moments. With past and present merging through a mythological element in the work of both artists, the show (which runs until 23 June 2018) asks us to [...]

A Quest for Healing: Artist Zhang Yanzi explores her curiosity of the human body, medicine and healing

2018-05-21T12:05:21+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Chinese artist Zhang Yanzi is staging one of her first solo exhibitions in the UK with A Quest for Healing at the Surgeons' Hall Museums in Edinburgh. Running until 4 November 2018, it will showcase her latest works stemming from her curiosity about the human body, her investigation of the human condition, medicine and healing. [...]

Superfried develops new identity for TRIPOM to stand out from the usual medical cliches

2018-05-21T12:04:56+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Two doctors recently approached Manchester studio, Superfried, to help them develop a new, not-for-profit web-based education resource in a rapidly growing field of Perioperative Medicine – that's "medical care of patients from the time of contemplation of surgery through the operative period to full recovery" to you and me. They wanted a new brand identity [...]