19 May 2019

The Rebirth Of Cork Street But Where Are The Galleries? – Oliver Malin

When most people think of the London art scene, It may be tricky to pinpoint what constitutes its epicenter. Perhaps it starts with the major institutions, The Tate, RA, National Gallery and we work outwards, Oyster card at the ready.

6 December 2016


Cork Street Dealer Johnathan Messum Launches Pioneering New Arts Centre in Wiltshire

A monastic barn in Wiltshire has been turned into a pioneering new arts centre by the Cork Street dealer, Johnathan Messum. Situated on the Fonthill estate, home in the 1700’s to William Beckford, the biggest and wildest British art collector of his day,  Messums Wiltshire in Tisbury champions art made by hand. Forthcoming exhibitions include those […]

1 May 2013


Mayor Gallery Throws In The Towel Abandoning Cork Street Flagship

The Mayor Gallery, Cork Street’s longest established art gallery has succumbed to pressure from The developers, Ten Acre (Mayfair)/ Native Land and given up the fight to stay in their current premises. Work by six abstract Women artists will be brought together for the Mayor’s final exhibition in its Cork Street location. The gallery will […]

27 March 2013


Cork Street Developers Bury Art Galleries In Legal Costs Over Objections

A recent update from the Save Cork Street lobby group has pointed out the dire situation on the frontline.  “As many of you have asked us about recent developments in the Cork Street matter, we thought it was time to send you a short update. The developers, Ten Acre (Mayfair)/ Native Land, are doing exactly […]

23 April 2012

London Art Exhibitions: Cork Street area REVIEW – April 2012

Emily Sack Offers Her Pick Of The Best Current Art Exhibitions In The Cork Street Area Cork Street is a thriving art centre in the middle of Mayfair.  Innumerable galleries stand alongside exquisite luxury shops and around the bustling swarms shuffling down Oxford and Regent Streets.  And the April exhibitions are well worth braving tourists […]

16 March 2012

London Art Exhibitions Cork Street Reviews – March 2012

Latest Reviews of exhibitions in the Cork Street Area By Matilda Lawrence-Jubb The Cork Street area is, as ever, alive with art, with many new exhibitions opening this March to stir creative minds. Galleries closely dot the surrounding area, and there really is something to fit everyone’s tastes. Head first to the new add-on to […]