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My word is my bond

Friday, January 23rd, 2009 , 2 Comments

As a philosophy ‘Make Do and Mend’ has made a spectacular return to favour. What could be nicer  - to emphasise your new approach to living – than this beautifully screen-printed poster from Bold & Noble? Ok, so there is the merest hint of hypocrisy in buying new things to demonstrate your frugality but it’s [...]

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A pattern emerges

Friday, January 16th, 2009 , No Comments

Looking for something to do this weekend? ‘Dogtooth and Tessellate’ could be just the ticket. An inspiring selection of paintings, drawings, wallpapers and textiles from early 20th century to present day. The roll call is an impressive one;  Sonia Delaunay, Atelier Simultané, Eduardo Paolozzi, Henry Moore, Raoul Dufy, Salvador Dalí and Humphrey Spender.‘Until 1st February, The [...]

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A sensitive issue

Thursday, January 15th, 2009 , 1 Comment

We’d like to talk to you about a delicate matter. Following a visit to Japan German born artist Hillu Liebelt has produced a new series of work. The sophisticated mixture of tapestries and sculptures is a new avenue of exploration for the artist and the result is a collection of restful installations constructed from fragile [...]

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