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Take a tour of Headspace’s co-working space in Farringdon, London

2018-09-03T12:05:08+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Co-working continues to be a smart solution for anyone looking for affordable office space in London. If you’re seeking a base in Farringdon in London, you’ll be happy to hear that Headspace has a thriving co-working space with memberships from just £50 per month. With community at its heart, excellent facilities and original exposed brickwork, [...]

Michael Leonard’s first retrospective, featuring five decades of paintings, portraits and nudes

2018-09-01T12:02:25+00:00September 1st, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Spanning five decades, Michael Leonard’s first London exhibition in 15 years (and the first retrospective) will feature rarely seen examples of his commercial work from the 1960s and early paintings from the '70s, alongside portraits and nudes from the '80s onwards. Also on show at the Coningsby Gallery, this October, will be still lives and [...]

Formento + Formento’s sensually styled photographs that explore love and loss

2018-08-31T12:05:30+00:00August 31st, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Formento + Formento are known for their romantic and stylish photographs that explore themes of love, loss, longing and the burden of memory. Using staged scenes and desaturated colours, the eerie sensuality of their style reveals a fascination with fiction and reality, and with mood and texture, where a sense of place figures prominently. Whether [...]

Gordon Reid’s illustrations for Adidas London that take inspiration from football jerseys

2018-08-31T12:05:22+00:00August 31st, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Adidas London approached designer Gordon Reid, aka Middle Boop, to create a number of illustrations and designs to celebrate the opening of its Adidas Football Creator Base, a pop-up event space in Shoreditch which was launched in line with this year's World Cup. The hub aimed to engage with all sorts of different people interested [...]

Shortlist announced for National Portrait Gallery’s Taylor Wessing photographic portrait prize

2018-08-31T12:05:14+00:00August 31st, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Four photographers have been shortlisted for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018, the international photography award organised by the National Portrait Gallery, London. The prize-winning portraits include photographs of a London mother holding her baby; a child from a remote village in the jungle of Sierra Leone’s Eastern Province; a series on the all-female [...]

Portrait of Britain: Award-winning images that capture the face of a changing nation

2018-08-30T12:10:26+00:00August 30th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Portrait of Britain is an annual photography exhibition showcasing the best portraits taken by people throughout the country. The winning photographs, selected from the British Journal of Photography's open-call competition, will be displayed on digital billboard screens nationwide – in train stations, airports, shopping centres and on high streets – and will be seen by [...]

Brand Brothers create the identity for a former hot air balloon factory in Paris

2018-08-30T12:09:30+00:00August 30th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

French design studio Brand Brothers has created an identity for The Montgolfière, a "majestic and hidden place" located near the Saint Martin canal in Paris. More than a simple sports hall, the social sports club aims to be a fusion of several different themes, bringing together music, art, sport and food. Scheduled to open this [...]

Marcus Marritt’s series of football stadium illustrations to kick off the new season

2018-08-30T12:09:20+00:00August 30th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Glasgow illustrator Marcus Marritt has released this beautiful series of illustrations for Match Day programme covers, paying homage to some of the biggest football teams in the UK. With his usual minimal approach and a focus on light and shadow, "Home" celebrates the stadiums of clubs like West Ham, Manchester City and Liverpool, picking up [...]