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Claire Hartley on the love of travel, being a digital nomad and staying true to her values

2018-06-07T12:04:34+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Designer, illustrator, adventurer – these are the words that Claire Hartley uses to describe who she is and what she does. The London-based creative, originally from the West Midlands, has just returned from an epic trip around Southeast Asia, enjoying a little remote working here and there. After going freelance by "accident" five years ago, [...]

Good Grief, Charlie Brown: A cultural celebration of the world’s most influential comic strip

2018-06-06T12:04:32+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

If, like me, you were born in the 1970s, and get a warm and fuzzy feeling when you consider Peanuts, the world's most influential comic strip, then brace yourselves for the announcement of the decade! Good Grief, Charlie Brown! is coming to Somerset House this autumn to celebrate our beloved Snoopy and friends and their [...]

Tish Murtha’s remarkable, tender photographs of social deprivation and instability in Britain

2018-06-06T12:04:19+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Tish Murtha: Works 1976 – 1991 is a new exhibition at London's Photographers' Gallery which charts the remarkable accomplishments of the documentary photographer Tish Murtha and offers a tender and frank perspective on a historic moment of social deprivation and instability in Britain. In 1976, aged 20, Tish Murtha left Newcastle upon Tyne to study [...]

Silver Lake Drive: Alex Prager’s photographs of human melodrama and dark unsettling undercurrents

2018-06-06T12:04:08+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Silver Lake Drive is a major new exhibition marking the first mid-career survey of American photographer and filmmaker, Alex Prager. Tracing her remarkably rich career over the last 10 years and taking place over two gallery floors, the show at The Photographers' Gallery encompasses over 40 photographs including her trademark, large-scale Technicolor photographs alongside her [...]

Van Gogh & Japan: The influence of Japanese art on the work of Vincent van Gogh

2018-06-05T12:00:27+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

The Van Gogh Museum's Van Gogh & Japan is a major international exhibition about the influence of Japanese art on the work of Vincent van Gogh, running until 24 June 2018. Published today is an accompanying book entitled Japanese Prints: The Collection of Vincent van Gogh which provides an extraordinary overview of Van Gogh’s renowned [...]