Entries by Alex Andrews

Rise Art Prize 2018

It was surreal for me to return to the Leake Street tunnel after nearly 10 years. The tunnel under Waterloo Station hosted Banksy’s ‘Cans Festival’ in 2008. Today the now ‘designated graffiti area’ continues to be covered by street art, but of a more traditional graffiti genre than that of 10 years ago.

Brownhill Insurance Group – Top Specialty Brokerage 2017

Brownhill Insurance Group and Love Art Insurance are delighted to announce their recognition by Insurance Business Magazine as a Specialty Broker for Art Insurance. Published in issue 2.04, Insurance Business note “the foundation of a specialty insurance broker’s work is the thorough knowledge of an industry” and “armed with years of experience and education, insurance specialists […]

2018 London Fair Guide

Last updated – 05/02/2018 2018 is set to be another fantastic year for art fairs and events across the capital. We like to get dates in our diary in good time so have compiled our 2018 London Fair Guide. We will keep this guide updated throughout the year with new events and changes. If you […]

Nick Smith ‘Parlance’ Opening Night

Nick Smith’s third solo show – ‘Parlance’ is his best work to date. Taking iconic images from popular culture and adding his now trademark pantone effect, Smith has literally blurred the line between his subjects famosity and his increasing profile. The artist even depicted himself among the walls of celebrities, almost like he is predicting […]

Tim Lane Hits Kickstarter for Round 2

Following a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign in 2014 with nearly 150 backers pledging over £17,000, Tim Lane is back with his second Kickstarter campaign. Silent Quarter is a short story and drawing bookwork told through a combination of writing and drawing. Silent Quarter is a darkly beautiful, illustrated short-story. It is an emotional and philosophically reflective […]

Chris Gollon – ‘Incarnation, Mary & Women from the Bible’ English Cathedrals Exhibition

Already an established name in British art, Chris Gollon is having a phenomenal year. What started as a solo exhibition in Guildford Cathedral in his home county of Surrey in 2014 has snowballed. ‘Incarnation, Mary & Women from the Bible’ is such a hit with both secular and religious audiences, with the clergy, and draws […]

Rexx & Co. Open Exhibition

The start of August sees the opening of a new exhibition of anatomical studies as well as technical drawings of weapons and maps from the Great War. This unique 1 week event at The Spa Galleries, Tunbridge Wells focuses on the Great War of 1914-1918. Comprising of technical drawings of the “Lee Enfield 303 Rifles”, […]