Sometimes you read something and it just resonates within you. I was walking down Great Eastern Street and the bright colours caught my eye. I had to cross the street and just gaze at this mural – so simple and powerful. The artist Lakwena recently returned from completing one of her signature style colourful murals in…Continue reading


With the warmer weather there is lots of new ar work in East London and I’ve noticed recently that there is more collage artwork.    

I love art that makes me smile and this egg is part of Julian Wild‘s To Market To Market exhibit, the title being inspired by the nursury rhyme: This little piggy went to market. This little piggy stayed home. This little piggy had organic, hand-reared roast beef. This little piggy had none. And this little…Continue reading


If you’ve been walking around London you’ve passed by these odd but charming characters. Wenlock and Mandeville are the London 2012 Olympic mascots. Wenlock is made of steel from a steelworks in Bolton and is named after the Shropshire town of Much Wenlock. It is thought that the Wenlock Games, founded around the mid 19th…Continue reading


I’m often visiting Hackney Wick as I work with several designers and photographers whose studios are based there. The streets are usually empty and it often feels quite deserted. Today the area was vibrant and full of life. People were spilling out of galleries, and music was everywhere – today was Hackney WickED! This is…Continue reading