London Lights Up At Christmas –

London is full of festive fun starting with a pop-up sale this Tuesday night (Nov 28) at the esteemed Victoria Miro Gallery in Mayfair. Works hitting the block are by top artists like  Elmgreen & Dragset,  Ian Hamilton Finlay, David Harrison, Chantal Joffe, Isaac Julien, Idris Khan, Tom Lubbock (above image Political), Chris Ofili, Grayson Perry,…

Glorious Glass

There’s a dazzling show of vibrant and colorful glass sculptures by world-famous artist Dale Chihuly at the Halcyon Gallery on New Bond Street across the street from Sotheby’s. Born in Tacoma, Washington in 1941 and working with glass for nearly half a century, Chihuly has created a vast number of astonishing glass works that are…

Yamamoto at the V&A

Vibrant, carefree, fiery and happy. This is what comes to mind as I watch Japanese designer Kansai Yamamoto’s exuberant Fashion in Motion show at the Victoria & Albert. It’s a riot of rainbow colors and movement expressing  Basara, the Japanese term for being stylish to the point of flamboyance. Yamamoto was the first Japanese designer…