9 November 2015

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The London Group Open 2015: Prizewinners announced

The UK’s longest-running and most prestigious artists’ collective, The London Group, is delighted to announce the prizewinners of its 82nd London Group Open. Following a very successful exhibition held in two parts at The Cello Factory, London, ten non-member artists are presented with a generous selection of cash and material prizes.  The Ingram Collection of […]

10 June 2015

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Shia LaBeouf Goes Viral With Central Saint Martins Performance Collaboration

The US actor come ‘Performance Artist’ Shia LaBeouf has gone viral with his Central Saint Martins art school collaboration. The current YouTube video has garnered over 8m hits. LaBeouf, 28, made 36 videos featuring himself introducing the work of individual students for their BA degree show in London UK under the hashtag #Introductions. The videos were part of […]

13 March 2015

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Fig-2 Week 8 – Edmund Cook – 23 February-1 March – ‘Enumerators’ (by AJ Dehany)

Week 8 – Edmund Cook – 23 February-1 March – ‘Enumerators’ “The Lumière Brothers were a hundred and twenty years ago! Come on lads, step up..” My companion was not impressed. For Week 8 of fig-2 we’d watched Edmund Cook record a live soundtrack to his short film ‘Enumerators’ in which there is a fictional technology to record people’s thoughts in public space, […]

20 September 2014

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Tracey Emin And Mat Collishaw Take Over Lanvin, London – For One Night Only

Saturday 20th September British Artists Tracey Emin and Mat Collishaw Take Over Lanvin, London for Nuit Blanche Video. For one night only, a dusk-til-dawn international festival where contemporary video art takes over London’s West End. In celebration of the best of British art, a video of one of Tracey Emin’s iconic neon pieces will take […]

26 July 2010

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Brand Republic 2005

LONDON – Students at the Slade School of Fine Art have been given the chance to get their digital ideas featured in an outdoor advertising campaign at London train stations, through a Maiden Group initiative to challenge the next generation of art directors. Maiden Group, the outdoor ad company, invited students to enter a competition […]

26 July 2010

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Titan Outdoor 1st Prize Winner 2005

Titan is helping the next generation of art directors to recognise Digital Outdoor’s potential. A new and exciting initiative between Titan and Slade was set up to help push the creative boundaries of digital/Transvision and stimulate both the number and quality of entries for the forthcoming Campaign poster awards. More on Titan Outdoor

26 July 2010

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Circle of the Tyrants 2008

Jonathon Velardi’s Fortune Teller easily assumes centre stage: a bright and mesmeric video work presented on four large screens, each split diagonally into numerous diamonds. The video undulates in a pattern across the diamonds: a kaleidoscope of gyrating women, bejewelled men, shiny cars and naked flesh that dissolve in and out of a pattern of […]

26 July 2010

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Athens Biennale 2009

Dimitrios Antonitsis, curator of the Hydra School Projects, being fascinated by the gaming industry as a metaphor of everyday decision making, invites nine artists to commend on chance, divination, luck and loss. Quoting Las Vegas casino magnate, Steve Wynn: “The only way to win in a casino, is to own one.”   More on Athens […]