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Fashion Cities Africa

Fashion Cities Africa is the UK’s first major exhibition on African Fashion, exploring fashion and style in four major cities - Casablanca in Morocco, Lagos in Nigeria, Nairobi in Kenya and Johannesburg in South Africa.

Sat 30th April 2016 – Sun 8th January 2017

Brighton Museum & Art Gallery, Royal Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Women’s Work: by Freya Pocklington

Two National Trust exhibitions titled Women’s Work celebrate the modern day contemporaries of Beatrix Potter.

Fri 2nd September 2016 – Sun 27th November 2016

Acorn Bank, Temple Sowerby, Cumbria & Hill Top, Near Sawrey, Hawkshead, Cumbria,

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Handmade in Kew 2016

This Autumn, Kew will once again play host to this innovative and influential craft fair featuring more than 150 highly skilled artists and craftspeople.

Thu 6th October 2016 – Sun 9th October 2016

Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Drawing Lines at Jealous

Jealous brings together an array of incredible artists for an intricate drawing show, featuring the original drawings of favourite illustrators and artists.

Wed 7th September 2016 – Sun 2nd October 2016

27 Park Road, London, N8 8TE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Kidding at Jealous

Ceal Warnants presents playful illustrations alongside prints by Kristian Jones which highlight our dependancy on the modern world.

Wed 7th September 2016 – Sun 25th September 2016

Jealous Gallery, 53 Curtain Road, London, EC2A 3PT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


PRINTS CHARMING for Art Refuge UK

Prints Charming is an exhibition and silent auction raising essential funds for a Bristol based charity, Art Refuge UK.

Wed 14th September 2016 – Mon 19th September 2016

80 Hamilton House, Stokes Croft, Bristol BS1 3QY

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Free Range 2016 | Art + Design Graduate Shows

Free Range features creative works from graduates across six disciplines: art, design, illustration, photography, architecture, and interior design.

Fri 10th June 2016 – Mon 18th July 2016

The Old Truman Brewery, 85 Brick Lane, London, E1 6QR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Everything Connects: Rob Lowe (aka Supermundane) at Outline Editions

Rob Lowe (aka Supermundane) presents a solo exhibition at the new Outline Editions space in Shoreditch.

Fri 8th July 2016 – Sun 17th July 2016

Outline Editions, 2B Swanfield Street, London, E2 7DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Drawing Lines: A Group Exhibition curated by Jealous Gallery

A content-rich show displaying intricate preoperational drawings made for original pieces by some of the most influential artists and illustrators

Wed 1st June 2016 – Sun 3rd July 2016

Jealous East, 53 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3PT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Pool: Interactive exhibition at the Griffin Gallery

An interactive show that features thirteen British contemporary artists, including YBA and Turner Prize nominee Ian Davenport.

Thu 28th April 2016 – Fri 10th June 2016

The Studio Building, 21 Evesham Street, London W11 4AJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


London College of Fashion BA16 Exhibition: A journey into fashion’s future

A showcase of exciting new talent from London College of Fashion’s cutting edge graduating students

Tue 7th June 2016 – Thu 9th June 2016

The Showrooms, 3/10 Shoreditch High Street, E1 6PG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Jardiniere by Darrieulat & Young

Darrieulat & Young present their new show at House Mill Gallery in Bromley-by-Bow, inspired by the Aesthetic Movement and London vistas.

Thu 19th May 2016 – Sun 29th May 2016

House Mill Gallery, Three Mill Lane, Bromley-by-Bow, London E3 3DU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Well Hung Re-Hang

A new group exhibition at Well Hung Gallery presenting the latest works by a dynamic group of visual artists; Bonnie and Clyde, Joseph Loughborough, Andrew Millar, Mr. Piper, Alexandra Gallagher and Kerry Beall.

Thu 14th April 2016 – Sat 28th May 2016

Well Hung, 239 Hoxton Street, N1 5LG London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


En Masse: WE ARE THE WOMEN

'We Are the Women' : All female art and design collective at Clerkenwell Design Week 2016

Tue 24th May 2016 – Thu 26th May 2016

House of Detention, 12 Sans Walk, EC1R 0LT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


East End Print Fair 2016: Hackney’s very own Graphic Art Fair

Happening at Fount London in London Fields, the 2016 East End Print Fair features some of the best illustrators, graphic artists and printmakers in East London.

Sat 21st May 2016 – Sun 22nd May 2016

Railway Arches 358-360, Westgate Street, London, E8 3RN
Just 5 minutes away from Broadway Market and London Fields, opposite Netil Market

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Pulse: Discover the Unexpected!

Pulse presents the freshest emerging design talent and unseen brands in Giftware and Modern Living, including a section featuring UAL Now.

Sun 15th May 2016 – Tue 17th May 2016

Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London, W14 8UX

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Drawing on Childhood

A new exhibition opens at London’s Foundling Museum exploring illustrations of well-loved characters in fiction who are fostered, adopted, orphaned or found.

Fri 22nd January 2016 – Sun 1st May 2016

The Foundling Museum, 40 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Chasing Ghosts: Andrew Millar at Curious Duke Gallery

This April, London based Curious Duke Gallery present the first UK solo show of artist Andrew Millar in his retro revival of the art of Polaroid photography.

Thu 7th April 2016 – Sat 30th April 2016

Curious Duke Gallery, 173 Whitecross Street, London, EC1Y 8JT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Bat Country Collective presents When Hell Breaks Loose

An Illustration Exhibition by Bat Country Collective & Friends

Thu 17th March 2016 – Mon 18th April 2016

Old Shoreditch Station
1 Kingsland Road
Shoreditch
E2 8DA London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Fashion Space Gallery: Mad About The Boy

A group exhibition curated by Lou Stoppard that explores fashion’s obsession with youth, and in particular the teenage boy.

Fri 8th January 2016 – Sat 2nd April 2016

London College of Fashion, 20 John Prince’s Street, W1G 0BJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


London College of Fashion MA16 Exhibition

A showcase of exciting new talent from London College of Fashion’s cutting edge graduating students

Wed 17th February 2016 – Sat 20th February 2016

Victoria House Basement, Southampton Row, London, WC1B 4DA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Aventures Numériques

Digital adventures: textile creations by Modern Love

Sun 18th January 2015 – Thu 31st December 2015

Cité internationale de la dentelle et de la mode, Calais, FRANCE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Crafty Fox 2015 Christmas Markets take over London

Crafty Fox Market takes Christmas… with FOUR exciting markets to choose from this December, all over London.

Sat 5th December 2015 – Thu 17th December 2015

Brixton, Docklands, Peckham and Shoreditch

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Easy As: An illustrative guide to your ABC’s

Come celebrate the Easy As Book Launch at this Exhibition, for 6 days only at the Light Eye Mind gallery in North London.

Thu 10th December 2015 – Wed 16th December 2015

Light Eye Mind, 176 Blackstock Road, N5 1HA London, United Kingdom

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Vasilis Avramidis: Outskirts

Intimate and intricate oil paintings that explore landscape, architecture and memory.

Thu 12th November 2015 – Sat 12th December 2015

The Contemporary London, Space W10, 591-593 Harrow Road, London W10 4RA (corner of Ladbroke Grove and Harrow Road)

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


London Graphic Centre 2015 Christmas Fair

London Graphic Centre Flagship store hosts its very first Christmas Fair, with artists running creative workshops throughout the afternoon

Sat 12th December 2015 – 06:00pm

London Graphic Centre, 16-18 Shelton Street, London WC2H 9JL (closest tube – Covent Garden)

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Independent Ceramics Market 2015

A celebration of over 50 of London’s independent ceramacists, and DIY potters.

Sat 5th December 2015 – Sun 6th December 2015

Abney Hall, 73a Church St. Stoke Newington. N16 OAS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The London Illustration Fair 2015

Make sure you head down to this lively event to discover the best illustration talent and preview our exclusive collaboration with East End Prints:

Fri 4th December 2015 – Sun 6th December 2015

Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, South Bank, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


DIY Art Market - Christmas 2015

A celebration of London’s emerging and established independent artists/makers, championing original/unique items, a market for lovers of all that is D.I.Y. and self published.

Sun 22nd November 2015 – 06:00pm

Epic Dalston, 13-15 Stoke Newington High St. N16 8BH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Bust Christmas Craftacular 2015

London’s coolest craft fair is back with a stellar line-up of designer-makers – plus DJs and DIY workshops, the Drink, Shop & Do café and the Hot Booze bar.

Sun 22nd November 2015 – 05:00pm

York Hall, 5 Old Ford Road, London E2 9PJ, near Bethnal Green tube station

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Anything Goes at Jealous Gallery

A new exhibition from Jess Wilson, Kate Gibb and Mr Penfold

Sun 18th October 2015 – Sun 8th November 2015

Jealous Gallery East, 53 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, EC2A 3PT.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Wick and Beyond: Artists & Artisans of the East End at Well Hung

‘Artists and Artisans of the East End’ is an ongoing archival project, documenting artists working and living in the East End.

Thu 1st October 2015 – Sun 1st November 2015

Well Hung, 239 Hoxton Street, N1 5LG London, United Kingdom

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Here, Bear and Everywhere by Mister Peebles at Of Cabbages And Kings

Helen of Mister Peebles will be showing her latest works at Of Cabbages and Kings on Sept 3.

Wed 2nd September 2015 – Sat 31st October 2015

127 Stoke-Newington High Street, London, N16 0PH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Inked Palette: A UK tattoo art exhibition

Inked Palette takes place at Deasil Art Gallery in Leamington Spa.

Sat 3rd October 2015 – Tue 20th October 2015

Deasil Art Ltd. The Warehouse, 44 Oxford Street
, Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV32 4RA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lucy Sparrow presents Madame Roxy's Erotic Emporium

A stitched sex shop by Lucy Sparrow pops up in Soho.

Wed 7th October 2015 – Sat 17th October 2015

Scissorhand Barbershop, 2 Green's Court, Soho, London W1F 0HB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Danny Augustine: Natural's Not In It

A solo exhibition of ten new limited edition screenprints by Royal College MA Printmaking Graduate, Danny Augustine.

Thu 1st October 2015 – Sun 4th October 2015

Jealous Gallery East, 53 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, EC2A 3PT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Sarah Edmonds: Bird Life

Visit Fika London and step into an illustrated world of patterns and feathers as you embark on a birding adventure.

Thu 2nd July 2015 – Wed 30th September 2015

Fika Bar & Kitchen, 161 Brick Lane, London E1 6SB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


THE FESTIVAL OF HEAT Chilli Festival at the Red Market

Cooking, Growing and Sharing Food Brings people together.

Sun 27th September 2015

Red Market, 288-299 Old Street, London EC1V 91A

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Transition Network International Conference 2015

Connect, Create, Share & Celebrate: The Transition Network Conference is back. The International Gathering of the Transition Movement.

Fri 18th September 2015 – Sun 20th September 2015

Seale-Hayne, Howton Road, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 6NQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Matt Smith: Trouble with History

Don't miss the latest body of work by contemporary artist and ceramicist, Matt Smith. His solo show at Brighton's Ink_d Gallery will feature quirky reworked vintage tapestries and ceramics.

Sat 4th July 2015 – Sun 2nd August 2015

Ink_d Gallery, 96 North Road, Brighton, BN1 1YE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

A must see exhibition for anyone interested in fashion or art: this blockbuster opens at the V&A!

Sat 14th March 2015 – Sun 2nd August 2015

V&A, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Whitstable Oyster Festival 2015

The UK’s finest seaside celebration returns for another year of oyster loving fun.

Fri 24th July 2015 – Sun 2nd August 2015

Camping: Church Street Playing Field, Whitstable, Kent CT5 1PG
Restaurant and Venue: West Quay Whitstable Harbour. Kent CT5 1AB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Cityscapes at Jealous Gallery

Jealous Gallery East and North are soon to become an illustrated cityscape as Ashes57, Jo Peel and Anka Dabrowska take to the walls in an upcoming group show.

Thu 11th June 2015 – Sun 2nd August 2015

Jealous Gallery East, 57 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 3PT &
Jealous Gallery North, 27 Park Road, Crouch End, London, N8 8TE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


STORY/fragment by Ashley Amery at Of Cabbages And Kings

The latest work by Ashley Amery, inspired by childhood and reflections of self.

Thu 2nd July 2015 – Fri 31st July 2015

127 Stoke-Newington High Street, London, N16 0PH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Skull & Heart: Hear Me Roar

An all female exhibition featuring loads of exciting talent.

Thu 9th July 2015 – Wed 22nd July 2015

theprintspace gallery - 74 Kingsland Road, London E2 8DL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Free Range Art & Design Shows 2015

The biggest annual summer season showcase for the UK’s leading creative graduates is back soon!

Fri 5th June 2015 – Tue 14th July 2015

The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 6QL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


D.I.Y. Art Market at Epic Dalston

A celebration of London’s emerging and establised independent artists/makers, championing original/unique items, a market for lovers of all that is D.I.Y. and self published.

Sun 12th July 2015 – 06:00pm

Epic Dalston, 13-15 Stoke Newington High St. N16 8BH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Danny Chivers: ARREST THAT POET!

For one night only! Storytelling meets stand-up poetry in this darkly funny true tale by Danny Chivers

Fri 10th July 2015

Oxford Playhouse, Burton Taylor Studio, Gloucester Street, Oxford OX1

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


New Designers 2015

The UK’s most important event for emerging design celebrates its milestone 30th edition this year!

Wed 24th June 2015 – Sat 4th July 2015

Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London N1 0QH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


MAN'S BEST FRIEND..?

Bat Country Collective are exhibiting at Fika in London!

Fri 1st May 2015 – Wed 1st July 2015

Fika, Brick Lane, E1 6SB London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Wear It Out Jewellery Showcase 2015

Pick up a unique piece of jewellery from this annual showcase of handcrafted contemporary jewellery from four cutting-edge British designers on London’s Columbia Road.

Sat 2nd May 2015 – Sun 28th June 2015

NumberNinetyFour, 94 Columbia Road, London E2 7QB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Katalog: Pop-up installation by new architecture collective

Katalog, a unique collective of architects, hosts a pop-up shop during London Festival of Architecture in Clerkenwell.

Tue 23rd June 2015 – Sun 28th June 2015

The Gallery, Craft Central, 33-35 St. John’s Square, London EC1M 4DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The East London Comics & Arts Festival 2015

ELCAF is dedicated to showcasing the best in illustration, comics and sequential art.

Sat 20th June 2015 – Sun 21st June 2015

The Laundry, 2-18 Warburton Road, London E8 3FN.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair 2015

The UK’s Most Anarchic Art Fair is Back with a Bite

Sun 14th June 2015 – 06:00pm

Brick Lane Yard, Corner of Brick Lane and Buxton Street, London E1

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


London College of Fashion BA15 Exhibition

A showcase of exciting new talent from London College of Fashion’s cutting edge graduating students.

Tue 9th June 2015 – Sat 13th June 2015

The Showrooms, 3/10 Shoreditch High Street, E1 6PG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Max Naylor - Electric Dreams

London-based artist Max Naylor’s debut solo exhibition in Bristol

Fri 29th May 2015 – Sun 7th June 2015

170-174 Whiteladies Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 2XX

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Old School, an exhibition of new artworks by Butch Anthony

Artist Butch Anthony brings a taste of Alabama to this site-specific installation paying homage to historical Americana, tattoo and craft culture.

Fri 29th May 2015 – Sun 7th June 2015

15 Bateman Street, Soho, W1D 3AQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Secret Life of the Pencil

An artistic celebration of the simple tool which unlocks so much of humankind’s potential. Open exhibition and charity auction at Paul Smith flagship shop in central London starts 20 May.

Wed 20th May 2015 – Wed 3rd June 2015

9 Albemarle Street, London W1S 4BL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The All Creatures Show by Graham Carter

A stunning new exhibition of animal inspired Illustration & original artworks for the 2015 Brighton Fringe Festival.

Sat 2nd May 2015 – Sun 31st May 2015

Ink_d Gallery | 96 North Road | Brighton

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Andrew Foster: Labour of Love

Labour Of Love is an exhibition that challenges the idea that men don’t experience the tragic loss of miscarriage.

Thu 21st May 2015 – Tue 26th May 2015

Camden Image Gallery, 174 Royal College Street
, Camden, London, NW1 0SP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Phantasmagoria at Well Hung

Cassandra Yap, Johnathan Reiner, Donk and Lennie Lee come together to exhibit new fantastical works at Well Hung Gallery.

Thu 23rd April 2015 – Sat 23rd May 2015

Well Hung, 239 Hoxton Street, N1 5LG London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The BUST Summer Craftacular at York Hall 2015

The BUST Summer Craftacular returns to York Hall, Bethnal Green. Expect craft stalls, craft classes and craft beer at the BUST Craftacular summertime shindig!

Sun 17th May 2015 – 06:00pm

YORK HALL, 5-15 OLD FORD ROAD, LONDON E2 9PJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


DIY Art Market 2015

A celebration of London’s emerging and establised independent artists/makers, championing original/unique items, a market for lovers of all that is D.I.Y. and self published.

Sun 17th May 2015 – 06:00pm

Epic Dalston, 13-15 Stoke Newington High St. N16 8BH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


WOOD Festival 2015

WOOD : a festival of music and nature, in the beautiful surrounds of Braziers Park, Oxfordshire.

Fri 15th May 2015 – Sun 17th May 2015

Braziers Park campground, Braziers Park, Ipsden, Wallingford, OX10 6AN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Deltio Anonymous Postcard Sale

An anonymous postcards sale, held for one night only! Get your hands on original artworks by acclaimed artists, illustrators, graphic designers and students of Camberwell College of Art.

Thu 14th May 2015 – 08:00pm

16 Lancaster grove, Belsize Park, London, NW3 4PB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


East End Print Fair 2015 at The Proud Archivist

Haggerston's only Graphic Art Fair, featuring the TWWDNU prints from Amelia's Magazine.

Thu 26th March 2015 – Mon 11th May 2015

The Proud Archivist, 2-10 Hertford Road (off Regents Canal) Haggerston, London N1 5ET

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Augustine & Bridgland: Behind The Curtains and Blinds

Royal College of Art Graduates, Augustine & Bridgland, return to the Jealous Gallery Shoreditch and Crouch End this Spring with New Prints after Sell-Out Show

Thu 19th March 2015 – Sun 10th May 2015

Jealous East, 53 Curtain Road London EC2A 3PT. Jealous North, 27 Park Road London N8 8TE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Flower-Faced by Marcelina Amelia at Of Cabbages And Kings

Marcelina Amelia will be showing her latest works at Of Cabbages and Kings, inspired by the relationships that exist between humans and their individuality and the natural and digital environments that they inhabit.

Thu 7th May 2015 – 09:00pm

Of Cabbages And Kings, 127 Stoke-Newington High Street, London, N16 0PH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Other Art Fair 2015: Victoria House

The Other Art Fair goes from strength to strength with an exciting new Bloomsbury location announced for the new April edition.

Thu 23rd April 2015 – Sun 26th April 2015

Victoria House, Bloomsbury Square, London WC1

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Joanne Tinker: Collections

A vibrant and colourful solo exhibition at Woolff Gallery: large scale artworks created using discarded chocolate wrappers, luxury wine tops, and other re-used materials.

Fri 20th March 2015 – Fri 24th April 2015

Woolff Gallery, 89 Charlotte St, London
W1T 4PU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


52 Words a Year Illustration Exhibition: Mayumi Mori, Leni Kauffman & Oliver O’Keeffe

3 illustrators, 52 weeks, 156 illustrations!

Tue 7th April 2015 – Sat 18th April 2015

Nancy Victor, 6 Charlotte Place, London, W1T 1SG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Handprinted Contemporary Print Fair at VIA Canary Wharf

Get along to the launch event for Handprinted, the brainchild of printers from Print Club London. For one night only!

Wed 15th April 2015 – 09:00pm

VIA Canary Wharf, 2 Port East Building, 18 Hertsmere Road, E14 4AY

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Crafty Fox Spring Market 2015: Bussey Building, Peckham

Leave the high street behind and buy direct from makers at the return of Crafty Fox Market this Spring.

Sat 11th April 2015 – Sun 12th April 2015

CLF Art Café, The Bussey Building, 133 Rye Lane, Peckham, London SE15 4ST

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


New Talks: Illustration Insights + Creative Business Boost


Two new sessions from illustrators Emma Block and Stacie Swift – give your creative career a kickstart with these tell-all talks!

Sun 12th April 2015 – 03:30pm

The Rag Factory, Spitalfields, 
Brick Lane, London 
E1 5LJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jealous Introduces The ‘Jealous Needs You’ Portfolio

This spring, Jealous Gallery & Print Studio showcases screenprints by over 40 new graphic artists in dedicated exhibitions at their Shoreditch and Crouch End galleries.

Thu 19th February 2015 – Sun 12th April 2015

Jealous Gallery, 53 Curtain Road London EC2A 3PT and 27 Park Road London N8 8TE.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lomography Film Photography Day Party!

Lomography celebrate Film Photography Day at their Soho Store with a host of film photography workshops, a brand new exhibition of analogue prints, prizes to be won and a camera shaped piñata too.

Sat 11th April 2015 – 07:00pm

Lomography Gallery Store Soho, 3 Newburgh St, London W1F 7RE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Wolf and Moon launch Fjordland collection with a Pop Up Shop

Discover jewellery, photographic artwork and new Wolf and Moon stationery at this Pop Up Shop, for a few days only.

Fri 3rd April 2015 – Mon 6th April 2015

16 Cheshire Street, London, E2 6EH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Kingdom Under A Hat Book Launch and Exhibition

A journey to the magical Rock Garden of Chandigarh. Local artist, designer and printmaker Liz Loveless presents her 9th limited edition hand printed book in the Factory Press series.

Thu 5th March 2015 – Tue 31st March 2015

127 Stoke Newington High Street, London N16 0PH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


DIY Art Market

A celebration of London’s emerging and establised independent artists/makers, championing original/unique items, a market for lovers of all that is D.I.Y. and self published.

Sun 29th March 2015 – 06:00pm

Epic Dalston, 13-15 Stoke Newington High St. N16 8BH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Bath in Fashion 2015

Bath in Fashion returns once more with a stellar line up of catwalk shows, talks and workshops. Find out more here.

Sat 21st March 2015 – Sun 29th March 2015

Various locations in Bath

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Well Hung 2015 Photography Open Exhibition

Photographers from through out the UK have been invited to submit an image which will be exhibited anonymously at the show.

Thu 19th February 2015 – Sat 28th March 2015

Well Hung Gallery, 239 Hoxton Street London, N1 5LG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Tom Butler solo exhibition at CHARLIE SMITH LONDON

Tom Butler expands his mysterious repertoire of beautifully overpainted Victorian cabinet cards.

Fri 20th February 2015 – Sat 28th March 2015

CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, 336 Old St, London EC1V 9DR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Amy Brown at Lick Warehouse for ONE NIGHT ONLY

Former contributor Amy Brown transforms Brighton's Lick Warehouse into a world of interactive arty goodness for her very first solo show.

Fri 27th March 2015 – 09:00pm

Lick Warehouse, Unit A Level 2, New England House, Brighton, BN1 4GH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Charlie Roberts: SOFT LIFE/HARD NITES

Atomica Gallery presents travel pictures from both the physical and virtual worlds by American outsider artist Charlie Roberts.

Thu 19th February 2015 – Sat 7th March 2015

Atomica Gallery, 7 Greens Court, London, W1F 0HQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Modern Women

A new exhibition challenging perceptions on what it is to be a woman by Binita Walia and Emilia Telese

Fri 6th February 2015 – Sat 7th March 2015

AirSpace Gallery, 4 Broad Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 4HL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Oona Hassim: London in Celebration and Demonstration

A solo exhibition of oil paintings inspired by London.

Fri 6th February 2015 – Fri 6th March 2015

Woolff Gallery, 89 Charlotte Street, London, W1T 4PU. Nearest tube: Goodge Street

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Leyden Gallery: Platform for Emerging Arts #5

Leyden Gallery presents a curatorial vehicle for a brilliant international group of emerging artists at various stages of their development and careers.

Wed 18th February 2015 – Sat 28th February 2015

9/9a Leyden Street, London, E1 7LE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Don’t Stop Now: Fashion Photography Next Part 1

A group exhibition curated by Magdalene Keaney that will explore ideas and themes found in contemporary image-making and photography.

Thu 15th January 2015 – Sat 28th February 2015

London College of Fashion, 20 John Prince’s Street, W1G 0BJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


London College of Fashion’s MA15 Exhibition

Get inspired by work from the MA graduates at the upcoming London College of Fashion show.

Wed 18th February 2015 – Sun 22nd February 2015

Victoria House Basement, Bloomsbury Place, London, WC1B 4DA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Mr Penfold: Masquerades and Silhouettes

Mr Penfold's first Brighton solo show opens at No Walls Gallery

Sat 31st January 2015 – Sun 22nd February 2015

No Walls Gallery, 114 Church Street, Brighton, BN1 1UD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jerwood Encounters: The Grantchester Pottery paints the stage

The Grantchester Pottery takes the structural framework of an artist’s decorative arts studio to produce a series of utilitarian ceramics together with other decorative household items.

Fri 16th January 2015 – Sun 22nd February 2015

Jerwood Visual Arts Jerwood Space, 171 Union Street, Bankside, London SE1 0LN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


East End Prints: True Romance

East End Prints presents a selection of alternative movie posters alongside more traditional Valentines fare, and my gold leaf prints from That Which We Do Not Understand.

Fri 6th February 2015 – Tue 17th February 2015

70 Paul Street, London, EC2A 4NA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Moniker Projects and Jealous Gallery present Triple XXX

Moniker Projects and Jealous Gallery & Print Studio present a timely new group show of original art created specifically for lovers.

Wed 11th February 2015 – Sat 14th February 2015

Jealous Gallery, 53 Curtain Road London EC2A 3PT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Disobedient Objects at the V&A

The first exhibition to explore objects of art and design from around the world that have been created by grassroots social movements as tools of social change.

Sat 26th July 2014 – Sun 1st February 2015

Victoria and Albert Museum, London SW7 2RL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Wilfrid Wood’s Dog Show

An exhibition of new sculptural works by Wilfrid Wood at Beach London.

Fri 5th December 2014 – Sat 31st January 2015

Beach London, 20 Cheshire Street, London, E2 6EH. Just off Brick Lane.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Sketch A Day Exhibition

A collection of 365 daily drawings documenting 2014 through the eyes of artist and illustrator Jane Moore.

Thu 22nd January 2015 – Wed 28th January 2015

Shapes, 117 Wallis Road, Hackney Wick, London, E9 5LN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


We Make London Gallery Launch Exhibition: Studio Klubo

Bringing together three of London's emerging designers.

Mon 12th January 2015 – Sun 25th January 2015

We Make London Gallery, 6 Malden Road, London, NW5 3HR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


When Santa came to the Factory: Remembering the works children’s parties

A heartfelt exhibition of archive photography from post-war Christmas parties in Black Country factories.

Thu 6th November 2014 – Sun 18th January 2015

Bantock House Museum, Finchfield Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV3 9LQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Making of Mordor at Black Country Echoes Festival

A major exhibition exploring Tolkien's fantasy landscapes and the Black Country.

Sat 20th September 2014 – Sat 17th January 2015

Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1DU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


That Which We Do Not Understand: Celebrating 10 Years of Amelia’s Magazine

Amelia’s Magazine presents That Which We Do Not Understand, a limited edition artists’ book and exhibition of gold leaf fine art prints, crowdfunded by 450 backers on Kickstarter a few weeks ago.

Fri 12th December 2014 – Mon 5th January 2015

Tatty Devine, 236 Brick Lane, London E2 7EB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Galyna Moskvitina: The Heart of the Matter

The Heart of the Matter is the radiant result of a 15 year immersion into Eastern Philosophy, and explores representations of a higher state as taught by George Gurdjieff.

Mon 24th November 2014 – Wed 31st December 2014

Hay Hill Gallery, 35 Baker Street, London W1U 8EN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Wonder Winterland: A PRISMA Collective Group Exhibition

Atomica Gallery presents a festive-themed group show from 10 of the world's most exciting new contemporary artists!

Thu 11th December 2014 – Sun 28th December 2014

Atomica Gallery, 7 Greens Court, London, W1F 0HQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Shoreditch Christmas Craft Market 2014

Lunch, Christmas shopping, cocktails, hair and make-up! Local creative talent in a family environment.

Fri 12th December 2014 – Sat 20th December 2014

Red Gallery, 288-299 Old Street, London EC1V 9LA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


LCF’S College Shop: Christmas 2014

LCF’S COLLEGE SHOP is about to land! London College of Fashion’s College Shop returns for its fourth year with its biggest and most exciting stock of student and graduate work yet.

Thu 11th December 2014 – Tue 16th December 2014

33 Marshall Street, London, W1F 7ET

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Bust Christmas Craftacular 2014

London’s original cool craft fair takes over The Islington Metal Works with over 70 stalls of the hottest in handmade and a host of DIY workshops

Sun 14th December 2014 – 07:00pm

The Islington Metal Works, 7 Torrens Street, London EC1V 1NQ – directly behind Angel tube station

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Simon Costin’s Impossible Catwalk Shows

An exhibition featuring newly commissioned work by set designer Simon Costin will question what catwalk shows could be if the possibilities were limitless.

Fri 12th September 2014 – Sat 13th December 2014

London College of Fashion, 20 John Prince’s Street, W1G 0BJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Magic Lantern: UK Tour Dates 2014

Jamie Doe's new album Love of Too Much Living is a simple and beautiful affair, and you can hear it live at the following venues...

Sat 4th October 2014 – Sat 13th December 2014

Various venues around the UK, listed below,

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Etsy's Christmas Pop-Up Shop 2014

This Christmas, Etsy.com, the world’s most vibrant handmade and vintage online marketplace, is opening its first pop-up shopping experience in the UK.

Fri 5th December 2014 – Sun 7th December 2014

5 Great Newport St, London, WC2H 7HY

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Cockpit Arts Christmas Open Studios 2014

Want to get your Christmas shopping done in one fell swoop? Then Cockpit Arts is the place to go... always full of great talent.

Fri 28th November 2014 – Sun 7th December 2014

Cockpit Arts: Cockpit Yard, Northington Street, London, WC1N 2NP & 18-22 Creekside, Deptford, London, SE8 3DZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Grande Dame: My Voodoo On You

Grande Dame, aka Tiff McGinnis, showcases her multi-disciplinary artworks in an Album launch, Animation showcase and Art Show. Expect an extravaganza!

Thu 23rd October 2014 – Sun 30th November 2014

Upstairs at ink_d gallery, 96 North Rd, Brighton, BN1 1YE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Stitches in Time's Winter Makers Market 2014

The second annual charity market of handmade and unique items features a chance to snap up several potentially priceless pieces of art donated to the Anonymous Art Sale by famous artists and cultural figures.

Fri 28th November 2014 – Sun 30th November 2014

Old Limehouse Town Hall, 646 Commercial Rd, London, E14 7HA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Alice Woods: Dead Cat Bounce

Light Eye Mind presents a solo show that highlights the complex relationships between the powerful and the powerless within economic and financial systems.

Sat 15th November 2014 – Sat 29th November 2014

Light Eye Mind, 176 Blackstock Road, London N5 1HA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Mike Perry: My Mother Caught Me Doodling

An adventure into the always awe-inspiring naked female form by prolific daydreamer Mike Perry.

Fri 7th November 2014 – Thu 27th November 2014

KK Outlet, 42 Hoxton Square, London, N1 6PB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jealous East: This is Jealous Opening Exhibition

Jealous Opens Doors To New State-of-the-art Print and Exhibition Facility in Shoreditch

Fri 3rd October 2014 – Tue 25th November 2014

Jealous East, 53 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 3PT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Renegade Craft Fair London Holiday Market 2014

Over 200+ modern makers from the UK and beyond will be selling their handmade wares at the Old Truman Brewery. Expect holiday shopping delight, craft workshops, and more!

Sat 22nd November 2014 – Sun 23rd November 2014

Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 6QL London UK (entrance to the craft fair is at 81 Brick Lane)

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Lynnie Zulu: Wild Things

Lynnie Zulu presents new work inspired by strong women, in a solo exhibition at No Walls Gallery in Brighton.

Sat 8th November 2014 – Sun 23rd November 2014

No Walls, 114 Church Street, Brighton, BN1 1UD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


South Ken Kids Festival 2014

One for the families! A whole week of fun with live drawing, workshops, films, talks and much more.

Mon 17th November 2014 – Sun 23rd November 2014

Institut Francais, 17 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2DT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Sophie Dickson: Junk is Beautiful

Sophie Dickson takes over the former Municipal Market, presenting drawing, painting and large-scale interactive installations inspired by the concept that Junk is Beautiful.

Sat 15th November 2014 – Thu 20th November 2014

Circus Street Market, Brighton, BN2 9QF

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


About Town – Video Art in Southside, Birmingham

A 4-day exhibition of free night-screenings in Birmingham’s Southside district, showcasing a wide variety of artists from the UK and abroad in unusual urban spaces.

Thu 13th November 2014 – Sun 16th November 2014

Various locations around Birmingham’s Southside district

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


VOODOO exhibition by Brothers of the Stripe at Lik + Neon

On The 6th November at LIK NEON Brothers of the Stripe (BOTS) will present a new body of work based around the theme of Voodoo.

Thu 6th November 2014 – Sun 16th November 2014

LIK+NEON, 106 Sclater Street, London E1 6HR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Handmade in Britain 14: The Contemporary Crafts & Design Fair

Browse, buy and enjoy luxury British design and crafts… just in time for Christmas!

Fri 14th November 2014 – Sun 16th November 2014

Chelsea Old Town Hall, King's Road, London, SW3 5EE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Coalfields: A Legacy of The Miners’ Strike

Barnsley Civic hosts a collection of photographs to commemorate the 1984/5 miners’ strike.

Sat 6th September 2014 – Sat 15th November 2014

The Civic, Hanson Street, Barnsley South Yorkshire S70 2HZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Noveller: UK Europe Dates 2014

Newly signed to Fire Records, Noveller are set to tour the UK & Europe throughout October and November 2014.

Thu 23rd October 2014 – Sat 15th November 2014

Various venues, listed below.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


William Blake: Rare Books and Prints

Grab this unique opportunity to see books and prints by William Blake, on display at Henry Sotheran in central London.

Fri 17th October 2014 – Wed 12th November 2014

Print Department, Henry Sotheran Ltd, 2-5 Sackville Street, Piccadilly, London W1S 3DP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Mike Perry presents Nudes No.4

For one night only Mike Perry presents the results of his nude collaboration. With a host of great names from illustration!

Sat 8th November 2014 – 11:59pm

The Proud Archivist, 2-10 Hertford Road, London, N1 5ET

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


East End Prints presents Worth the Wait: the Gold Collection

East End Prints is happy to present a collection of exclusively curated gold prints at Paul Street, just a few minutes walk from Old Street Station.

Mon 13th October 2014 – Sun 2nd November 2014

70 Paul St, London EC2A 4NA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


AOI Illustration Awards 2014 Exhibition

The AOI Illustration Awards 2014 Exhibition features some brilliant artwork, including Amelia's Magazine favourites from recent graduate shows.

Thu 2nd October 2014 – Sun 2nd November 2014

Terrace Rooms, Somerset House, London, WC2R 1LA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Sarah Gillett: The Loomings at Margate Gallery

An exhibition of new work featuring meteorites and other out of this world objects, by Sarah Gillett, Pushing Print Solo Show Prize Winner 2013

Sat 4th October 2014 – Sun 2nd November 2014

Margate Gallery, 2 Lombard Street, Margate, CT9 1EJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Joe Magee: The Day of the Aloof Icon

Joe Magee showcases his silkscreen prints in the context of a showroom dedicated to Scandinavian design.

Thu 16th October 2014 – Fri 31st October 2014

The Modern Warehouse, 3 Trafalgar Mews, Hackney, London E9 5JG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


160 Exhibition: 50 Years of Illustration

50 Years of Illustration looks at contemporary illustration’s impact on design, while popular culture is investigated through introductory essays and profiles of leading practitioners, accompanied by examples of their greatest work.

Sat 13th September 2014 – Fri 31st October 2014

Upper Street Gallery, London College of Communication, Elephant and Castle, London, SE1 6SB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Atomica Gallery and Comica Festival present Belle: The Art of Junko Mizuno

A retrospective solo exhibition from the celebrated Japanese artist!

Mon 20th October 2014 – Tue 28th October 2014

Atomica Gallery, 29 Shorts Gardens, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9AP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jerwood Drawing Prize 2014

Always a must see: this exhibition has been championing excellence in drawing for 20 years.

Wed 17th September 2014 – Sun 26th October 2014

Jerwood Space, 171 Union Street, London, SE1 0LN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


MADE LONDON 2014: The Design and Craft Fair

Over 120 of the best national designer / makers across all media, selling their work direct to the public

Fri 24th October 2014 – Sun 26th October 2014

One Marylebone, 1 Marylebone Road, London NW1 4AQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Over Time: an art project on the Thames foreshore in Greenwich

This art project engages eleven contemporary artists in the making of ‘time pieces’ in a place that is about to change forever.

Sat 13th September 2014 – Sun 26th October 2014

Various along the Greenwich Thames foreshore.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Cornershop-by-the-Sea by Lucy Sparrow

The final outing for Lucy Sparrow's magical felt Cornershop, at Brighton's No Walls Gallery

Sat 4th October 2014 – Sat 25th October 2014

No Walls Gallery, 114 Church Street, Brighton, BN1 1UD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Debut Contemporary: Human Suffering at Times of Crisis

Debut presents a special exhibition curated by artist Barry Martin and gallery founder Samir Ceric.

Wed 1st October 2014 – Tue 21st October 2014

Debut Contemporary, 82 Westbourne Grove, London W2 5RT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Moniker Art Fair 2014

International contemporary art fair exploring the finer side of the street art movement.

Thu 16th October 2014 – Sun 19th October 2014

Old Truman Brewery, Ely's Yard, 15 Hanbury Street, London E1 6QR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


OPEN - An Exhibition of Art on Etsy

As part of London Art Month Etsy presents OPEN, featuring the work of a 15 UK based artists, specially selected to showcase the diverse range of artistic styles, practices and subjects found on Etsy.

Fri 17th October 2014 – Sun 19th October 2014

5th Base Gallery, 23 Heneage St, London E1 5LJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Horace Panter: Nostalgia (ain't what it used to be)

Horace Panter explores cultural tropes in his new Sheffield exhibition.

Sat 27th September 2014 – Sat 18th October 2014

A Month of Sundays Gallery, 365 Sharrow Vale Road, Sheffield, S11 8ZG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Kickstarter in London 2014

Get inspired! Kickstarter visits London to host a series of free and pay events designed to ensure your crowd funding project is successful.

Mon 13th October 2014 – Sat 18th October 2014

Various locations in London.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Miniature Ink: Tattoo Art Exhibition

Atomica Gallery and Things&Ink present an exhibition featuring 100s of miniature original artworks by some of the world's most exciting tattooers!

Wed 24th September 2014 – Wed 15th October 2014

Atomica Gallery, 29 Shorts Gardens, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9AP 

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Wool Week 2014: Wool Collection Interiors

The Campaign for Wool launches Wool Collection Interiors, an exclusive exhibition at Southwark Cathedral previewing woolly works by a host of bespoke and high-street designers

Sun 5th October 2014 – Sun 12th October 2014

Southwark Cathedral London Bridge, London SE1 9DA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Shaped In Mexico: Bargehouse Gallery

Latin America's Best Contemporary Artists, Fashion Designers and Musicians join forces in this unique exhibition.

Thu 9th October 2014 – Sun 12th October 2014

Bargehouse Gallery, Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, South Bank, London, SE1 9PH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Midcentury Show East

Head to Haggerston for your chance to seize the best midcentury furniture. For one day only at the Erno Goldfinger designed secondary school.

Sun 12th October 2014 – 04:00pm

Erno Goldfinger's Haggerston School, Weymouth Terrace, London E2 8LS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Great Seed Festival – Celebrating the Seeds That Feed Us

A free festival at the beautiful Garden Museum in London and around the UK to celebrate where our food comes from - seeds!

Sat 11th October 2014 – Sun 12th October 2014

Garden Museum, 5 Lambeth Palace Road, London, SE1 7LB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


The Bird and the Box

Well Hung present a show by female urban artists - AR and Boxhead

Thu 11th September 2014 – Sat 11th October 2014

239 Hoxton street, London, N1 5LG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


London Graphic Centre Student Day 2014

With students now having to make every penny count, London Graphic Centre are offering 15% discount off their entire product range for 1 day only. 1000 free goodie bags, worth £50, will be up for grabs too!

Tue 7th October 2014 – 06:30pm

London Graphic Centre, 16-18 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9JL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Camden Migration Festival Takes Flight

An eleven day Festival of live art, music and talks exploring the themes of human and bird migration.

Fri 26th September 2014 – Mon 6th October 2014

Forge Music and Arts Venue, 3-7 Delancey Street, Camden, NW1 7NL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Peek: Arts University Bournemouth MA Illustration London Show 2014

The illustration students at AUB come from all over the world, and display a diverse range of influences and styles in the first MA show to be held in London.

Fri 3rd October 2014 – Sun 5th October 2014

The Rag Factory, 16-18 Heneage St, London E1 5LJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Of Cabbages & Kings: Autumn Market Days in N16

Of Cabbages & Kings Market Days returns to Stoke Newington on the first weekend of October.

Sat 4th October 2014 – Sun 5th October 2014

Abney Hall, 73a Stoke Newington Church St, London N16 0AS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Crafty Fox Autumn Markets 2014

Discover fabulous independent designers at the autumn Crafty Fox markets, with Stalls, Workshops, DJs & Drinks for all.

Sat 4th October 2014 – Sun 5th October 2014

The Dogstar, 389 Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, SW9 8LQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Hidden Folk: A Scandinavian Folklore exhibition at Fika

French illustrator Emma Farrarons, and Swedish restaurateur Sadaf Malik (of Fika) have teamed up to create a feast of illustration and food, inspired by Scandinavian folklore.

Wed 25th June 2014 – Wed 1st October 2014

Fika Bar & Kitchen, 161 Brick Lane, E1 6SB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Martin Parr: A Birds Eye View of British Mealtimes

For one day only, Martin Parr shows photographs made as part of a collaboration with the mega food brand Birds Eye.

Wed 1st October 2014 – 09:00pm

Pics Gallery, 18 Newman Street, London, W1T 1PE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Mini Moderns Remix 2 at Southbank Centre

This September, Mini Moderns revisit their REMIX project, celebrating the 2014 London Design Festival with REMIX 2 at Southbank Centre’s Festival Terrace shop.

Mon 1st September 2014 – Tue 30th September 2014

Southbank Centre Shop, Festival Terrace, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


125 LIVE: 125 Magazine presents an exhibition, workshops and lectures

A unique photographic event incorporating a major exhibition and print sale plus photographic workshops for all levels and a guest lecture series featuring creative leaders from across the industry.

Fri 12th September 2014 – Sun 28th September 2014

LONDONEWCASTLE SPACE, 28 Redchurch Street, London E2 7DP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Festival of Thrift 2014

The Festival of Thrift is a celebration of sustainable living. A free family event for frugal fun and creative exchange.

Sat 27th September 2014 – Sun 28th September 2014

Lingfield Point, Darlington, County Durham DL1 1RW

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Summer Market & Café at Spitalfields City Farm

Hand made goods, farm animals, lush gardens and an on site cafe: the perfect weekend antidote to the busier parts of Brick Lane.

Sun 8th June 2014 – Sun 21st September 2014

Spitalfields City Farm, Buxton Street, London E1 5AR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Derwent Art Prize 2014

Showcasing the very best of works in pencil.

Mon 15th September 2014 – Sat 20th September 2014

Mall Galleries, The Mall, London, SW1

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Maggie's Culture Crawl 2014

Part night-walk, part cultural adventure to raise money for people with cancer.

Fri 19th September 2014

Night walk around London, starting at the Victoria Embankment Gardens & finishing at the Southbank Centre.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Rosie Emerson: The Moon is No Door Solo Exhibition at Opus Gallery

The Moon is No Door is new solo show of cyanotypes by Rosie Emerson, who creates a mesmerising world marrying 19th century photographic techniques with mythological and modern female archetypes. Plus a special event at Hackney WickED this weekend.

Fri 1st August 2014 – Tue 16th September 2014

Opus Fine Art, Martin House, Sheep Street, Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire, GL54 1AA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


100 Cats: An Exhibition of Feline Themed Illustration

The perfect exhibition for art and feline lovers, and you are invited to the Private View, featuring a feline themed DJ set!

Thu 11th September 2014 – Sun 14th September 2014

A-Side B-Side Gallery, Hackney Downs Studios, Amhurst Terrace, London E8 2BT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jerwood Drawing Festival Workshops

A series of interesting workshops at the Hastings Jerwood Gallery as part of the Jerwood Drawing Festival.

Sun 10th August 2014 – Sat 13th September 2014

Jerwood Gallery, Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN35 5LH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Atomica Gallery presents HOME SWEET HOME

Atomica Gallery presents 'HOME SWEET HOME', a joint exhibition from Angela Dalinger (Germany) & Nicholas Stevenson (UK)

Thu 14th August 2014 – Thu 11th September 2014

Atomica Gallery, 29 Shorts Gardens, London, WC2H 9AP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Make Sense: Kingston MA Illustration Show

Discover the best illustration graduates at the Kingston University Communication Design: Illustration MA Show this week.

Thu 4th September 2014 – Mon 8th September 2014

Hoxton Gallery, 9 Kingsland Road, London, E2 8AA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Ellie Foreman-Peck Solo Show

Ellie Foreman-Peck shows a series of limited edition prints that focus on Japan's influence on advertising art in Western Europe during the 19th Century.

Thu 24th July 2014 – Sun 7th September 2014

The Book Club. 100-106 Leonard St, London EC2A 4RH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Urban sketching in Covent Garden

Global artist collective Urban Sketchers will sketch the Covent Garden streets and engage with the creative community in an all-day event on Saturday 6th September.

Sat 6th September 2014 – 05:30pm

Moleskine Store, 40 King Street, WC2E 8JS & London Graphic Centre, 16-18 Shelton Street, WC2H 9JL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lynn Hatzius - A Journey into Printed Matter

This solo exhibition by Lynn Hatzius features her trademark collages and prints

Thu 7th August 2014 – Mon 1st September 2014

Firefly Books, 53 Chatsworth Road, London E5 0LH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Emberfest 2014 in Devon

Emberfest at Embercombe is a foodie festival for all the family in the heart of Devon.

Sun 24th August 2014 – Thu 28th August 2014

Embercombe, Higher Ashton, Exeter EX6 7QQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Garudio Studiage presents BESTIARY LAGOON at Lik + Neon

A 3D window installation and new products launch by South London design studio Garudio Studiage. No. 4 in the Lik + Neon Summer Series of Exhibitions with People's Park Tavern

Thu 7th August 2014 – Wed 27th August 2014

LIK + NEON, 106 Sclater Street London E1 6HR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Print Club London Film Poster Exhibition at Somerset House

Print Club London’s celebrates the Film4 Summer Screen season for the second year running.

Thu 31st July 2014 – Mon 25th August 2014

West Wing Galleries, Somerset House

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Fashion Illustration Gallery Summer Show 2014

A chance to see iconic covers created by Richard Bernstein for Andy Warhol's Interview Magazine.

Thu 7th August 2014 – Sun 24th August 2014

FIG at The Mayor Gallery 21 Cork Street, London W1S 3LZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


londonprintstudio 2014 Members Summer Exhibition

Contemporary fine art prints produced by current londonprintstudio members.

Thu 26th June 2014 – Sat 23rd August 2014

londonprintstudio, 425 Harrow Road, West London, W10 4RE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Veronica Rowlands fashion illustration workshop

Artist Veronica Rowlands introduces the art of fashion illustration, in the first of a series of classes designed for all ages and abilities.

Wed 14th May 2014 – Thu 14th August 2014

Debut Contemporary Gallery, 82 Westbourne Grove, London W2 5RT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Around The Block at Well Hung Gallery

Notorious urban artists Otto Schade and Inkie show off their newest works at Well Hung Gallery.

Fri 4th July 2014 – Thu 7th August 2014

239 Hoxton street, London, N1 5LG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The House of St Barnabas presents Art Social ‘14

The first four-day festival of art and culture from charity and not-for-profit private members’ club, The House of St Barnabas.

Thu 31st July 2014 – Sun 3rd August 2014

The House of St Barnabas, 1 Greek Street, W1D 4NQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Festival: Lounge on the Farm 2014

LOTF returns to Merton Farm for the ninth year running, featuring a stellar line up of good time festival bands.

Sat 2nd August 2014 – Sun 3rd August 2014

Merton Farm, Merton Lane off Nackington Lane, CT4 7BA Canterbury, Kent

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Camp Bestival 2014

The UK’s Best Family Festival at a Castle Campsite by the Sea

Thu 31st July 2014 – Sun 3rd August 2014

Lulworth Castle, Dorset

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Hackney WickED Art Festival 2014

Hackney WickED Art Festival is hosting its 6th annual art festival with an ambitious and exciting programme of events taking place throughout Hackney Wick and Fish Island.

Fri 1st August 2014 – Sun 3rd August 2014

Hackney Wick and Fish Island

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Anima Mundi: Tim Lane at Antlers Gallery

Anima Mundi by Tim Lane is a 5m Long Concertina Bookwork that the artist has been working on for over two years. Now you can view it on show in Bristol this July.

Fri 4th July 2014 – Sun 27th July 2014

Antlers Gallery, Purifier House, Lime Kilm Road, BS1 5AD

Category: Art


Starry Skies Family Camp 2014

Starry Skies Family Camp - The Perfect Famous Five Adventure

Wed 23rd July 2014 – Sun 27th July 2014

Barton Hill Farm, Monnow Valley, Herefordshire, HR2 0BZ, England 

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Port Eliot Festival 2014

Port Eliot returns for another long weekend of books, food, fashion, music and flowers. Why not make your way to Cornwall for this most creative of festivals?

Thu 24th July 2014 – Sun 27th July 2014

St Germans, Cornwall, PL12 5ND

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Drunken Librarian and Other Lost Stories

Miniature mixed media artworks by artist Hannah Battershell showing in the unique space of The Rectory Gallery in Spitalfields.

Thu 22nd May 2014 – Fri 25th July 2014

The Rectory Gallery, 2 Fournier Street, London E1 6QE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Camberwell MA Illustration Final Show 2014

A huge range of outstanding new work by students from Camberwell’s postgraduate Illustration programme.

Wed 16th July 2014 – Wed 23rd July 2014

Camberwell College of the Arts
45 - 65 Peckham Road, London, SE5 8UF

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Delaine Le Bas and Tara Darby: Portait of the Artist

Delaine Le Bas and Amelia's Magazine contributor Tara Darby team up for this unique show, merging photography, Kabuki and questions of identity.

Sat 28th June 2014 – Sun 20th July 2014

Transition Gallery, Unit 25a Regent Studios, 8 Andrews Road, London E8 4QN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Wanderings Art and Illustration Show

A unique exhibition of work by emerging European and Latin American artists, just off Brick Lane.

Fri 18th July 2014 – Sun 20th July 2014

The Rag Factory, 16-18 Heneage St, London E1 5LJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Free Range Art & Design Show 2014

A season of free graduate art + design shows at The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane.

Thu 29th May 2014 – Mon 14th July 2014

Truman Brewery,
91 - 95 Brick Lane, London, E1 6QL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Nick Sheehy - Metamorphosis: a solo exhibition at Atomica Gallery

A solo exhibition showcasing the work of artist Nick Sheehy, obsessed with strange ribbon like skulls and skeletons...

Thu 12th June 2014 – Thu 10th July 2014

Atomica Gallery, 29 Shorts Gardens, London, WC2H 9AP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Ansel Krut: Verbatim

Jerwood Gallery Hastings unveils a major new exhibition of mostly unseen paintings by this extraordinary and influential South African artist.

Sat 3rd May 2014 – Wed 9th July 2014

Jerwood Gallery Hastings, Rock-A-Nore Rd, Hastings, East Sussex TN34 3DW

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Bright Lights, Quiet Neighbourhood

The exciting new collection of furniture and glass by Sit London, discovered at Tent London.

Fri 4th July 2014 – Tue 8th July 2014

52a Great Suffolk Street, London, SE1 0BL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


High Noon: Arts University Bournemouth Illustration Degree Show 2014

An eclectic bunch of newly graduated Illustrators show off their fresh talent at High Noon!

Wed 2nd July 2014 – Sat 5th July 2014

Embassy Tea Gallery, 195 -205 Union Street, London, SE1 0LN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


London LIFT Festival & Brighton Festival 2014: Highlights

There's so much going on this summer! Check in with our highlights from LIFT Festival in London & Brighton Festival 2014

Sat 3rd May 2014 – Sat 5th July 2014

Various venues across London and Brighton.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Current at Soma Gallery

Adam Bridgland, Matthew Green, Adam Hayes, Lucy Gough and Jess Wilson showcase new work in this exhibition, celebrating the 10th anniversary of Soma Gallery.

Sat 17th May 2014 – Sat 28th June 2014

Soma Gallery, 4 Boyce's Ave, Bristol, BS8 4AA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Final Mangle Studio Sale

Artists who have worked at The Mangle Studios in East London over the past 15 years are having a farewell yard sale as they are priced out of their workspace!!

Sat 28th June 2014 – 04:00pm

The Mangle Studios, 5 - 8 Crown Works, Temple St, London E2 6QQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Black and Blue Gallery: Illuminations

A Black & BLUE Exhibition featuring the work of 21 international artists inspired by William Blake.

Thu 19th June 2014 – Sun 22nd June 2014

The Crypt Gallery, St Pancras Church, Euston Road, London, NW1 2BA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Intrigue Emporium Summer Show 2014

A celebration of British made, high-end and outrageously creative work spanning fashion, jewellery, homewares, paper goods & objet d'arts.

Sun 22nd June 2014 – 05:30pm

Shoreditch Town Hall, 380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London, EC1v 9LT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Dinefwr Literature Festival 2014

The Dinefwr Literature Festival returns to Camarthenshire to celebrate the very best in music, comedy and literature, all with a suitably Welsh lean.

Fri 20th June 2014 – Sun 22nd June 2014


Dinefwr Park & Castle, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, SA19 6RT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Open House at Camberwell College of Arts 2014

Camberwell College of Arts celebrates the graduate shows with a day of free, fun activities for the entire family.

Sat 21st June 2014 – 05:00pm

Camberwell College of Arts, Peckham Road, London SE5 8UF

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Call Me! Kingston University Illustration Animation Exhibition 2014

A diverse and colourful mix of work from this years graduates set to a cheeky phone booth theme!

Thu 12th June 2014 – Sun 15th June 2014

Dalston Department Store, Unit 2, Star House, 3 Richmond Road, London E8 3HY

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Delaine LeBas presents 'Local Name: Unknown… Gypsies?'

This mixed media exhibition reveals little known facts about the treatment and ‘containment’ of Gypsies in britain’s New Forest in the early 20th century.

Fri 25th April 2014 – Sun 15th June 2014

Phoenix Brighton, 10-14 Waterloo Place, Brighton, BN2 9NB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


East London Comic Arts Festival 2014

The UK's finest illustrators and graphic artists return for the third rendition of ELCAF - hosted once more in East London. Here's a sneak preview of some of our faves...

Sat 14th June 2014 – 07:00pm

29-32 The Oval, London, E2 9DT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


A Damascene Evening with Cocoa Hernando & the Philanthropy Club

Join the Cocoa Hernando crew to help launch the wonderful new Syria-inpsired chocolate bar & it's philanthropic cause.

Wed 11th June 2014 – 10:30pm

Hoxton Hotel, 81 Great Eastern St, London EC2A 3HU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Carats & Frocks Catwalk and Late Night Market

Special goings on at Greenwich Market in conjunction with Jewellery Week 2014 and Breast Cancer Care.

Wed 11th June 2014 – 10:00pm

Greenwich Market London SE10 9HZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Parallel Lines

Parallel Lines is the result of an open call to artists whose work exists outside the conventional boundaries of the art world.

Fri 6th June 2014 – Wed 11th June 2014

Area 44, 44 Newington Causeway, SE1 6DR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Rosie Emerson: Sirens

Hang-Up Gallery is delighted to introduce Sirens, the romantically decorative exhibition from Hackney based artist Rosie Emerson.

Fri 2nd May 2014 – Sun 8th June 2014

Hang-Up Gallery
56 Stoke Newington High St
London N16 7PB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Art Car Boot Fair 2014

Don’t Miss UK’s Most Anarchic and Exciting Art Fair

Sun 8th June 2014 – 06:00pm

Brick Lane Yard, Corner of Brick Lane and Buxton Street, London E1

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


80s Youth: Illustration inspired by 80s Cinema

Printer of Dreams presents a celebration of 80s cinema at The Ritzy in Brixton. Expect the best of times, the worst of times...

Tue 6th May 2014 – Mon 2nd June 2014

Upstairs at the Ritzy, Ritzy Cinema, Brixton Oval, Coldharbour Ln, London, SW2 1JG 

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Laura Weston at Southbank Printmakers Gallery

Laura Weston presents her latest works, inspired by the flora and fauna of 1920's garden suburbs.

Mon 19th May 2014 – Sun 1st June 2014

Southbank Printmakers Gallery, Unit 12, Gabriel's Wharf, 56 Upper Ground, London SE1 9PP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Festival: Fire on the Mountain 2014

Tan Yn Y Mynydd is an intimate rustic folk festival held on a magical farm in Mid Wales.

Fri 30th May 2014 – Sun 1st June 2014

Cwmnewidion Isaf, Cnwch Coch, Aberystwyth, SY23 4LL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Jean Paul Gaultier: Be My Guest Exhibition

An exhibition of Jean Paul Gaultier’s graphic design work from the 1980s until now. Showcasing many previously unseen pieces.

Fri 11th April 2014 – Sat 31st May 2014

London College of Fashion, 20 John Princes Street, W1G 0BJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


STEREOTYPEWRITER by Hayden Kays

This new solo show by British artist Hayden Kays is showing now at No Walls Gallery in Brighton.

Fri 2nd May 2014 – Sat 24th May 2014

No Walls, 114 church street, Brighton
BN1 1UD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Archaeologies: Vasilis Avramidis, Jess Littlewood, Reginald Aloysius & Susanna Moxhay

The Contemporary London and Griffin Gallery present a group show featuring private, uncanny and opulent landscapes that explore the idea of the human mark and its histories.

Wed 23rd April 2014 – Fri 23rd May 2014

Griffin Gallery, The Studio Building, 21 Evesham Street, London W11 4AJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Alice Lunt: Tea & Sympathy

Alice Lunt’s Tea and Sympathy is a trail of blood-and-tea throughout Brighton and beyond, as part of this year’s Brighton Fringe Festival.

Sat 3rd May 2014 – Mon 19th May 2014

Various venues: Morris & Jacques, Talk of Tea, At the Coach-house and Walk in to my Parlour.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lauren Baker presents THRIVE for Save Wild Tigers

London artist Lauren Baker presents a visionary fund raising art exhibition at the Sanderson Hotel

Wed 14th May 2014 – Sun 18th May 2014

Sanderson Hotel, 50 Berners Street, London, W1T 3NG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Atomica Gallery: Vision Quest Group Show

A group exhibition featuring original work from loads of Atomica favourites to celebrate the gallery's first anniversary.

Thu 17th April 2014 – Sun 18th May 2014

Atomica Gallery, 29 Shorts Gardens, London, WC2H 9AP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Giacomo Brunelli at High House Gallery

A photographic exhibition by Giacomo Brunelli - animals as you've never seen them.

Mon 28th April 2014 – Sun 18th May 2014

High House Gallery, Main Street, Clanfield, Oxon, OX18 2SH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


VERB presents Penumbra exhibition

Young curatorial collective VERB’s debut exhibition shows the power of uncertainty, ambiguity and transition.

Thu 1st May 2014 – Sun 18th May 2014

Art in Perpetuity Trust, Harold Wharf, 6 Creekside, Deptford, London SE8 4SA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Wood Festival 2014

The wonderful Wood Festival returns yet again, with a great line up of music and much more to entertain the whole family.

Fri 16th May 2014 – Sun 18th May 2014

Braziers Park, Ipsden, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, OX10 6AN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Beau Belles Ice Cream Van : The Book Launch

Artist Rebecca Davies has published a book to celebrate how we come together and why it's not always easy. Come join the celebrations.

Thu 15th May 2014 – 11:59pm

Bethnal Green Working Mens' Club, 42 Pollard Row, Greater London E2 6NB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


LONDON EXPOSED by Julija Svetlova

A photography exhibition exploring a different version of London.

Thu 10th April 2014 – Sat 10th May 2014

Kaizo salon, 67-68 Charlotte Rd, EC2A 3PE, London.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Pick Me Up London 2014 Preview

The must visit graphic art and illustration show returns to Somerset House for 2014... and here's an exclusive sneak preview, including work from Outline Artists.

Thu 24th April 2014 – Mon 5th May 2014

Embankment Galleries, South Wing, Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 1LA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Infinitely Precious Things: Jewel Paintings by Paula MacArthur

Meticulous paintings of gems are created at a large scale, lending them with a celestial aura. A must see for all gem lovers!

Fri 24th January 2014 – Fri 2nd May 2014

60 Threadneedle Street, London Ec2R 8HP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The AOI presents The Illustrator's Guide to Business

A two day course featuring talks from various specialists giving you the essential business skills to successfully build a freelance illustration career.

Wed 30th April 2014 – Thu 1st May 2014

The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 0RN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Dulwich Walks: A Cure For Artists Block by Greg Becker

An exhibition dedicated to daily walks in Dulwich Park and beyond...

Thu 20th March 2014 – Wed 30th April 2014

Jane Newbery Gallery, 33 Dulwich Village, London SE21 7BN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Georgia Bosson Pop Up Shop

Get your hands on some fabulous Georgia Bosson products at this five day pop up shop in a central London location.

Tue 22nd April 2014 – Sun 27th April 2014

The Corner Shop, Craft Central, 21 Clerkenwell Green, London EC1R 0DX

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Cheapside Hoard: London’s Lost Jewels

The Cheapside Hoard: London’s Lost Jewels will explore the mysteries surrounding the Hoard, which represents a goldsmith-jeweller’s stock-in-trade.

Fri 11th October 2013 – Sun 27th April 2014

Museum of London, 150 London Wall, London EC2Y 5HN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jon Burgerman: Tumblr Girls

Jon Burgerman reinterprets images of girls found in different Tumblr accounts, drawing the pictures, printing them and posting them on his own page.

Thu 27th March 2014 – Sun 27th April 2014

Beach London, 20 Cheshire Street, London, E2 6EH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Other Art Fair 2014

London’s leading artist-led fair returns for a sixth edition following the enormous success of its fifth instalment, which took place during Frieze Week last year.

Thu 24th April 2014 – Sun 27th April 2014

Ambika P3, 35 Marylebone Road, London NW1 5LS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Crafty Fox Market: Brixton

Stalls, Workshops, DJ’s & Drinks at this much anticipated curated market.

Sat 26th April 2014 – Sun 27th April 2014

The Dogstar, 389 Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, SW9 8LQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Hello Cheeky - a Solo Show by Hattie Stewart

British illustrator Hattie Stewart’s first solo show opens at No Walls Gallery, Brighton. Get a sneak peak of her new works right here...

Fri 28th March 2014 – Sat 26th April 2014

No Walls, 114 Church Street
Brighton, BN1 1UD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Design Your Career: Starting & Growing

Starting & Growing: get your business moving. Turn your creativity into a career with this one day event.

Sat 26th April 2014 – 05:00pm

The Guild Hub, Guildhall, High Street, BA1 5EB, Bath

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Phil Maxwell: Brick Lane

Phil Maxwell has shot the inhabitants of Brick Lane for the past 30 years: in his new book and exhibition he shares some pivotal moments from the area's rich cultural history.

Fri 4th April 2014 – Sat 26th April 2014

Mezzanine Gallery, Rich Mix Cultural Centre, 35 - 47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lindsey Mendick presents A Marvellous Spread

Take part in a 1970’s inspired sculptural feasting banquet at S1 Artspace in Sheffield.

Sat 19th April 2014 – 11:59pm

S1 artspace, 120 Trafalgar Street, Sheffield, S1 4JT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Seminar: Insider's Guide to a Career in Illustration

Give your career a kick start with tell-all talks from illustrators Emma Block and Stacie Swift.

Wed 26th March 2014 – Tue 15th April 2014

Different venues in London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Pen & Ink: Illustration pop-up gallery

One By One concept store in Soho plays host to an illustration pop up show featuring the work of eight emerging illustrators over three days.

Fri 4th April 2014 – Sun 13th April 2014

One By One store, 70 Berwick Street, London W1F 8TA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Crafty Fox Market: Peckham

Meet the Makers at this much anticipated return of the Crafty Fox Market, curated with a little help from myself, Amelia Gregory.

Sat 12th April 2014 – Sun 13th April 2014

The Bussey Building, 133 Rye Lane, Peckham, London SE15 4ST

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Secret Emporium: Spring Atelier

Need a way to kick start your creative business? Then this is the day for you! Secret Emporium presents the first in a series of 'growth accelerator' lectures from business mentors.

Tue 8th April 2014 – 06:00pm

Swan Wharf, Hackney Wick, E3 2NQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


London Stories: Serco Prize for Illustration 2014

An exhibition of the 50 best entries to the competition, organised by the AOI in partnership with the London Transport Museum and Serco.

Fri 14th February 2014 – Sun 6th April 2014

London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Piazza, London, WC2E 7BB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Drawing Inspiration: Sarah Hamilton and Gabriela Szulman

An exhibition of prints, drawings, paintings, ceramics and jewellery celebrating the creative originality of SARAH HAMILTON and GABRIELA SZULMAN.

Tue 25th March 2014 – Sat 5th April 2014

Orso Major Gallery, 19 Lower Marsh, London, SE1 7RJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Art History UK: Art Shot Evening

From Rags to Riches: Why Art Went Pop! An evening guided tour to the Pop Art collection at Tate Britain by expert Georgia Ciancimino.

Fri 4th April 2014 – 08:00pm

Tate Britain, Millbank, London SW1P 4RG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Silke Otto-Knapp: Monday or Tuesday

Translucent paintings by Silke Otto-Knapp are inspired by landscape and dance.

Fri 17th January 2014 – Sun 30th March 2014

Galleries 1 & 2, Camden Arts Centre, Arkwright Road, London NW3 6DG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


New Artist Fair 2014: Framed Exhibition

Discover new artists at the Framed Exhibition at London's Candid Art Galleries.

Fri 28th March 2014 – Sun 30th March 2014

Candid Galleries, 5 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V 1NQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jacob Ovgren: SEX Sick Emotions X-ibit

Jacob Ovgren produces skateboard artwork that features snippets of strange stories: showing now at Beach London just off Brick Lane.

Thu 27th February 2014 – Sun 23rd March 2014

Beach London, 20 Cheshire St, London, E2 6EH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Unreal City Audio & Cocoa Hernando present a Chocolate Tour of London

An immersive whirlwind walking tour of the decadent chocolate houses of Georgian London, held in conjunction with our favourite chocolate house Cocoa Hernando.

Fri 14th February 2014 – Sat 15th March 2014

All over London.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore!

A major fashion exhibition that celebrates the extraordinary life and wardrobe of super stylist Isabella Blow.

Wed 20th November 2013 – Sun 2nd March 2014

Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 1LA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Kate Evans: Hiatus

This is the debut solo show from Bristol based illustrator and fine artist Kate Evans. See examples of her beautiful work here...

Fri 7th February 2014 – Sat 1st March 2014

Antlers Gallery, 11 Christmas Steps, Bristol, BS1 5BS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jerwood Open Forest

An intriguing new collaboration between Jerwood Visual Arts and the Forestry Commission England, exploring art in the environment.

Wed 15th January 2014 – Sun 23rd February 2014

Jerwood Space, 171 Union Street, Bankside, London SE1 0LN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Mari Mahr: Inventory of Ourselves and Other Works

The Photographers' Gallery present magical photographic narratives from Hungarian artist Mari Mahr.

Sun 9th February 2014 – Sun 23rd February 2014

The Photographers' Gallery, 16-18 Ramillies Street, London W1F 7LW

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Bon Voyage: El Famoso at Lik + Neon

An exhibition of new drawings, prints & stuff to look at by El Famoso illustration collective, showing now at Lik + Neon, just off Brick Lane.

Thu 6th February 2014 – Sun 16th February 2014

Lik + Neon, 106 Sclater Street, London E1 6HR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


An Evening with Quentin Blake: On and Off the Page

Book now for an exclusive opportunity to join Quentin Blake discussing projects involving his illustrations in the public realm. Hosted by the AOI.

Tue 4th February 2014 – 10:00pm

Level 5 Function Room, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


May van Millingen - Drawings at The Modern Pantry

May van Millingen presents new work that takes inspiration from daily life, the natural world, and beauty of food.

Mon 11th November 2013 – Sun 19th January 2014

The Modern Pantry, 47-48 St John’s Square, Clerkenwell, London, EC1V 4JJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Glamour of Bellville Sassoon

A new retrospective celebrates Britain's foremost couture house…

Fri 20th September 2013 – Sat 11th January 2014

Fashion and Textile Museum, Bermondsey St, London SE1 3XF

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Christmas at Kew: We Make London Boutique Christmas Market

We Make London present a unique Boutique Christmas Market and Popup Christmas Boutique at Kew Gardens for the first time. It's bound to be a magical experience!

Thu 28th November 2013 – Sat 4th January 2014

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Mark Ward: Made You Look

Prepare to be transported into a ticker tape parade of candy-floss cocktails and confetti cannons…

Thu 12th September 2013 – Wed 1st January 2014

DreamBags JaguarShoes, 32-34 Kingsland Road, London, E2 8DA.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


50 Fabulous Frocks at The Fashion Museum

The Fashion Museum is celebrating turning 50 years’ young through an exhibition of 50 of its most iconic dresses.

Sat 2nd February 2013 – Tue 31st December 2013

Bath Assembly Rooms, Bennett St, Bath, Avon, BA1 2QH

Written by Jessica Cook

Category: Fashion


Barbican Christmas Design Market 2013

The Barbican once again hosts a special designer maker market in the run up to Christmas.

Thu 28th November 2013 – Sun 22nd December 2013

Barbican Foyer, Barbican Centre, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Secret Rendezvouz Christmas Designer Pop Up Market

Not another craft market! Buy direct from the best London designers at this week long pop up market, hosted by Meihui Liu.

Mon 16th December 2013 – Sun 22nd December 2013

25 Hanbury Street, London E1 6QR, Just off Brick Lane

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Secret Emporium Christmas Market 2013

The Winter Edition of the Secret Emporium promises over 50 wonderful designers, selling from stalls under one roof in Shoreditch. Not to be missed!

Sat 14th December 2013 – Sun 15th December 2013

Nicholls & Clarke Building, Bishopsgate, Shoreditch, London, E1 6DB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Sista Pratesi: The Shining of Our Design

Sista Pratesi questions the hypnotic control of belief systems in her new show at the Vane Gallery in Newcastle.

Sat 9th November 2013 – Sat 14th December 2013

Vane, First Floor, Commercial Union House, 39 Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6QE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Bettina Scarlett Presents the Mid Century Christmas Market 2013

Bettina Scarlett (of Bettina Scarlett Presents) is bringing her new retro market to London on Saturday 14th December just in time for Christmas, all inspired by the glamour of the 1950s.

Sat 14th December 2013 – 04:00pm

Hammersmith Club, 11 Rutland Grove, London, W6 9DH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Cockpit Arts Christmas Open Studios 2013

Support 165+ extraordinary independent designer-makers and discover original Christmas gifts which will be loved for a lifetime.

Fri 29th November 2013 – Sun 8th December 2013

Holborn and Deptford Cockpit Arts Studios

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


East London Design Show 2013

The East London Design Show is 20 this year! And to celebrate they have moved to the Truman Brewery on Brick Lane. Head on down to discover the best designer makers gifts for Christmas.

Thu 5th December 2013 – Sun 8th December 2013

The Old Truman Brewery
Hanbury Street Entrance
Off Brick Lane
London E1 6QL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


BUST Magazine Christmas Craftacular 2013

New York-based BUST magazine brings its popular alternative craft fair back to historic York Hall with over 65 stalls of the hottest in handmade - plus a brand new fashion area dedicated to selling the very best of sustainable design.

Sun 8th December 2013 – 06:00pm

York Hall, 5-15 Old Ford Road, London E2 9PJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Seven Eleven: An exhibition by Novemto Komo and Steven Quinn

New artworks by two artists exploring similar themes around the idea of rebirth.

Thu 7th November 2013 – Wed 4th December 2013

The Russet, Hackney Downs Studios, Amhurst Terrace, London, E8 2BT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Printer of Dreams: The Amwell Print Fair 2013

Set in a dormant second hand specialist art bookshop, Amwell Print Fair brings to you an exhibition of Limited Edition Giclee Prints by 20 of the most talented up and coming Artists, Illustrators and Photographers. 

Mon 2nd December 2013 – 09:30pm

Amwell Book Company, 53 Amwell Street, London, EC1R 1UR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The London Illustration Fair: 2013

New illustration talent, all on show in one place just in time to make a special purchase for Christmas.

Fri 29th November 2013 – Sun 1st December 2013

Hoxton Arches, Arch 402 Cremer Street, London E2 8HD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Dalston Christmas Market 2013

The Dalston Christmas Market offers a vibrant, contemporary alternative to more traditional ‘German style’ Christmas markets.

Sun 1st December 2013 – 06:00pm

Dalston Square, London E8 3DD and surrounding streets

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Covering Synthesis: Dominique Holmes & Mister Paterson

Synthesis: The combining of separate elements or substances to form a coherent whole... tattoo artistry meets fine art in this new exhibition.

Thu 7th November 2013 – Sat 30th November 2013

Atomica Gallery Soho, 75 Berwick Street, London, W1F 8TG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


EPIPHANIES! Secrets of Outsider Art

‘Wild Old Woman’ Sue Kreitzman (as seen on Fab Fashionistas) presents this exciting new show of Outsider Art in conjunction with her partner in art, Peter Herbert.

Thu 26th September 2013 – Thu 28th November 2013

The Conference Centre, St Pancras Hospital, London, NW1 OPE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Tales of the Unexpected

This exhibition challenges common conceptions of painting, with a host of unusual pieces that feature sinister or wry comedic undertones.

Sat 2nd November 2013 – Sun 24th November 2013

Transition Gallery Unit 25a Regent Studios, 8 Andrews Road, London E8 4QN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Horace Panter at the Strand Gallery

Horace Panter (former bass player with The Specials) shows new work for the first time in collaboration with Sheaffer, the iconic pen brand.

Tue 5th November 2013 – Sun 10th November 2013

The Strand Gallery, 32 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6BP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


This ‘Me’ of Mine Symposium, Identity in the Digital Age

A panel discussion on identity, memory, objects and contemporary communications, curated by artist Jane Boyer.

Sat 2nd November 2013 – 04:00pm

Ipswich Art School Gallery, 1 Upper High Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 3NE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Expanded Eye: A Thousand Fibres

Artistic duo Expanded Eye showcase their fascination with life through the ancient art of storytelling.

Fri 25th October 2013 – Tue 29th October 2013

Arch 402 Gallery, Cremer Street, London, E2 8HD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jerwood Drawing Prize 2013

The Jerwood Drawing Prize is part of the London Design Festival. The exhibition is a must see to discover a host of cutting edge artists working within the context of 'drawing.'

Wed 11th September 2013 – Sun 27th October 2013

Jerwood Space, 171 Union Street, London SE1 0LN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Girls Aren't Funny at Art Licks Weekend

An exhibition which sets out to prove that women are funny. Despite remarks made by a host of people who should know better.

Thu 3rd October 2013 – Sun 20th October 2013

A-side B-side Gallery, Hackney Downs Studios, 5 - 9 Amhurst Terrace, London E8 2BT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jess Wilson - Always Turn Left

Jess Wilson hangs another show at the Jealous Gallery in Crouch End, this time based on signs and maps.

Thu 19th September 2013 – Wed 16th October 2013

Jealous Gallery, 27 Park Road, London N8 8TE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Breed London presents The Breed Show

Bringing together a diverse selection of 14 ground-breaking illustrators, photographers, fine and graphic artists, the illustration and artists’ agency Breed opens its inaugural group show at the Cock’n’Bull Gallery, Shoreditch.

Thu 26th September 2013 – Wed 9th October 2013

Cock’n’Bull Gallery, 32 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3LX

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Grande Dame’s Electric Crazyland at Dragon Bar, Hastings

Grande Dame (aka Tiff McGinnis) brings her Electric Technicolor Show to her new home town of Hastings. Expect Lights, Silk Screens, Giclee Prints, Blotter Art & Porcelain Plates galore.

Wed 25th September 2013 – Tue 8th October 2013

Dragon, 71 George Street Old Town Hastings TN34 3EE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


'Making Mamas' Workshop: Drawing with an Infant

This Saturday new mothers can head over to lovely community centre Significant Seams in East London for a unique experience of drawing with their infants.

Sat 5th October 2013 – 04:00pm

Significant Seams, 131 Wood Street, Walthamstow, E17 3LX

Written by Maria Papadimitriou

Category: Art


MoonKo pop up store at Boxpark

Discover the very best in design at this one week long pop-up store in Boxpark, Shoreditch, featuring some Amelia's Magazine favourites!

Tue 24th September 2013 – Mon 30th September 2013

MoonKo, Unit 17, Boxpark, 2-4 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6GY

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Under Her Skin: Tattoo Art Exhibition at Atomica Gallery

A group exhibition at Atomica Gallery, celebrating one year of Things & Ink magazine and the launch of The Art Issue.

Thu 12th September 2013 – Mon 30th September 2013

Atomica Gallery, Hackney Downs Studios, Amhurst Terrace, London E8 2BT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Festival of Heat Chilli Festival at Spitalfields City Farm

Celebrate the chilli harvest in the heart of multicultural East London at London's first Festival of Heat.

Sun 29th September 2013 – 06:00pm

Spitalfields City Farm, Buxton Street, London, E1 5AR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Jean Jullien: La Plage

Seaside humour revisited in modern style, by upcoming London based artist Jean Jullien.

Thu 12th September 2013 – Sun 29th September 2013

Beach London, 20 Cheshire St, London, E2 6EH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Drawn Chorus Illustration Collective: The Greatest Show on Earth

Roll up! Roll up! The Drawn Chorus Collective are coming to town with their illustrative imaginings of the greatest circuses, freak shows and fairs literature has to offer.

Wed 18th September 2013 – Mon 23rd September 2013

The Gallery on the Corner, 155 Battersea Park Road, London, SW8 4BU

Written by Abigail Moulder

Category: Art


Tent London 2013

Tent London is set for another bumper year as part of the London Design Festival. Make sure you check out the best designers of 2013.

Thu 19th September 2013 – Sun 22nd September 2013

The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Derwent Art Prize 2013

A brand new prize promises to showcase the best works by international artists working in charcoal, pastel, graphite, water-soluble and coloured pencils. Should be good!

Mon 16th September 2013 – Sat 21st September 2013

Mall Galleries, The Mall, SW1, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Danger in Arcadia: Prints by Edward Tuckwell

Printer of Dreams and Amwell Book Company take over the windows of a a second hand bookshop to present the work of illustrator Edward Tuckwell. You are invited to attend the private view inside...

Fri 6th September 2013 – Fri 20th September 2013

53 Amwell Street, London EC1R 1UR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Made Possible by Squatting

An exhibition, archive and workshops, celebrating art that has been made possible by squatting.

Mon 9th September 2013 – Mon 16th September 2013

15, Dock Street, London, E1 8JN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Veronica Rowlands interactive fashion illustration installation

An interactive art event with 100% of proceeds going to charities: Breast Cancer Care and Beating bowel Cancer.

Sat 14th September 2013 – 05:00pm

Debut Contemporary, 82 Westbourne Grove, Notting Hill, London W2 5RT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Contemporary London: System Failure

A new exhibition which tackles the concept of space, curated by Sandra Erbacher and featuring work by the wonderful Jess Littlewood..

Thu 29th August 2013 – Thu 5th September 2013

Great Western Studios, 65 Alfred Road, London W2 5EU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Swap your Seeds at the Seeds Underground Party

In conjunction with an exhibition by artists Shu Lea Cheang and Mark Amerika, Furtherfield Gallery is pleased to host Seeds Underground Party this Saturday. So come and swap your seeds!

Sat 31st August 2013 – 05:00pm

Furtherfield Gallery, McKenzie Pavilion, Finsbury Park, London N4 2NQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Nick Ballon: Ezekiel 36:36

Photographer Nick Ballon travelled to Bolivia to document one of the worlds oldest airlines, the troubled Lloyd Aéreo Boliviano. See the results at KK Outlet.

Thu 1st August 2013 – Sat 31st August 2013

KK Outlet, 42 Hoxton Square, London, N1 6PB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Print Club London: Summer Screen Prints at Somerset House

Print Club London has teamed up with Somerset House and Film4 to produce a series of exclusive posters celebrating a month of outdoor film screenings.

Wed 31st July 2013 – Wed 21st August 2013

West Wing Galleries, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Kim Thome: Works on Reflection II

Kim Thome has been exploring 'reflection' for a number of years, and this latest installation continues to look at the behaviour of reflection through the use of colour, shapes and two way mirror.

Wed 17th July 2013 – Tue 20th August 2013

William Benington Gallery
20 Arlington Way
Islington
EC1R 1UY

Written by Victoria Leedham

Category: Art


Day Job Studio: Illustration Show and Summer Art Club

Day Job Studio are pleased to announce their solo interactive exhibition at Peckham Space this summer. It's on now, get involved!

Tue 30th July 2013 – Sun 18th August 2013

Peckham Space, 89 Peckham High St, London SE15 5RS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Makers at the Mill Summer Art Exhibition

This summer arts exhibition takes place at historic House Mill, a grade 1 listed 18th century tidal mill set in the heart of East London.

Fri 19th July 2013 – Sun 28th July 2013

The House Mill, Three Mill Lane, Bromley-by-Bow, London E3 3DU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Festival: Lounge on the Farm 2013

Looking for a small festival with a relaxed feel and lots to do for all the family? Then look no further than this wonderful festival, based in Kent, not far from London.

Fri 26th July 2013 – Sun 28th July 2013

Merton Farm, Canterbury

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Free Range Graduate Shows at the Truman Brewery 2013

Make sure you visit the Free Range Graduate Shows this year to find the best in graduate talent!

Wed 29th May 2013 – Mon 15th July 2013

Old Truman Brewery
Brick Lane, East London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Designs of the Year at the Design Museum

The sixth annual 'Oscars for the design world' returns to the Design Museum…

Wed 20th March 2013 – Sun 7th July 2013

Design Museum, 28 Shad Thames London SE1 2YD

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Second Nature: Fashion Exhibition

An exciting new exhibition explores the many ways in which the natural world works its way into fashion design.

Fri 17th May 2013 – Sun 7th July 2013

PM Gallery & Pitzhanger Manor, Walpole Park, Mattock Lane, Ealing, London W5 5EQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


New Designers 2013

New Designers showcases the best creative graduates from across the country. Make sure you attend on 27th June, and take part in Start Up Day with The Design Trust.

Sun 23rd June 2013 – Sat 6th July 2013

Business Design Centre, London, N1 OQH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


SAMPLE SALE: Christopher Raeburn

Studio Raeburn's annual Boozy Sample Sale returns this July…

Fri 5th July 2013 – Sat 6th July 2013

Christopher Raeburn Studio
Floor 2, Unit 6, Bow Office Exchange, 5 Yeo Street, London E3 3QP

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Ohh Deer Pop-Up Shop at Wolf & Badger

Illustration collective Ohh Deer are holding a workshop-filled pop-up at Wolf & Badger's Dover Street store.

Fri 21st June 2013 – Thu 4th July 2013

32 Dover Street,
London,
W1S 4NE,

Written by Jessica Cook

Category: Fashion


Raw Talent 2013: Creative Graduate Exhibition & Fashion Show

We.Create International present the first edition of Raw Talent, promoting student design to respected members of the industry.

Fri 28th June 2013 – Sat 29th June 2013

Hoxton Gallery, 9 Kingsland Road, London E2 8AA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


A Study of Sports & Leisure at Exposure Gallery

An exhibitions of illustrations and artwork to make you smile! Curated by Åsa Wikman.

Fri 7th June 2013 – Thu 27th June 2013

Exposure Gallery, 22-23 Little Portland Street, London W1W 8BU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Artsadmin Two Degrees Festival 2013

Artsadmin's biennial arts festival of climate, consumerism and community returns to Toynbee Studios in East London this June.

Mon 17th June 2013 – Sat 22nd June 2013

Toynbee Studios, 28 Commercial Street,
London, E1 6AB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Orsola de Castro - Inside Design

An exhibition of Orsola de Castro's fashion designs celebrates the launch of From Somewhere's new website.

Tue 11th June 2013 – Thu 20th June 2013

Great Western Studios, 65 Alfred Road, London, W2 5EU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Resurrection: An Exhibition by Alexandra Groover and Roisin Dunne

An exploration of dark themes, in this collaborative exhibition from fashion designer Alexandra Groover and artist Roisin Dunne.

Fri 19th April 2013 – Sun 16th June 2013

DreamBagsJaguarShoes, 32-36 Kingsland Road, London E2 8DA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Cockpit Arts Summer Open Studios 2013

Discover wonderful original designs and buy direct from 165 designer-makers this June at two Cockpit Arts studios.

Fri 7th June 2013 – Sun 16th June 2013

Cockpit Yard, Northington Street, London, WC1N 2NP and 18-22 Creekside, London, SE8 3DZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Art Car Boot Fair 2013

Art Car Boot Fair returns to celebrate it's 10th year, purveying quirky and collective art from a wide range of artists.

Sun 9th June 2013 – 06:00pm

Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane Yard, Corner of Brick Lane and Buxton Street, London E1, Tickets: £5 - available on the door

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Fire in the Mountain 2013: Folk Festival in Wales

Fire in the Mountain returns for a third year, bringing folk music to a beautiful farm in Wales. Expect a wealth of talent from all over the country and a dedicated Welsh Culture day.

Fri 31st May 2013 – Sun 2nd June 2013

Cwmnewidion Isaf, Cnwch Coch, Aberystwyth, WALES SY23 4LL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Craft Central at Clerkenwell Design Week 2013

Don’t miss… CIY workshops, a rooftop talk, making demonstrations, exhibitions, open studios and much more, from the Craft Central designers.

Thu 2nd May 2013 – Mon 27th May 2013

Craft Central, 21 Clerkenwell Green, London EC1R 0DX & 33-35 St John’s Square, London EC1M 4DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Illustrated Recipe

Amelia's Magazine favourites Sarah Arnett and Kate Jenkins contribute to a fabulous new exhibition inspired by culinary delights of the Regency period.

Fri 3rd May 2013 – Sun 26th May 2013

Cameron Contemporary Art, Gallery 40, 40 Gloucester Road, North Laine, Brighton, BN1 4AQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Malgosia Stepnik - City of Angels

An exhibition featuring exciting new work by Polish artist Malgosia Stepnik, curated by Beverley Knowles

Fri 26th April 2013 – Thu 23rd May 2013

20 Eastcastle Street London W1W 8DH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


4th Annual Fashion in Film Festival: Marcel L'Herbier: Fabricating Dreams

The glorious Fashion in Film festival returns to London, dedicated to visionary French director, Marcel L'Herbier.

Fri 10th May 2013 – Sun 19th May 2013

Locations vary

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Wood Festival at Braziers Park 2013

After a year off Wood Festival returns to the green fields of Braziers Park, with a top line up of folk acts and sustainably inspired workshops.

Fri 17th May 2013 – Sun 19th May 2013

Braziers Park, Ipsden, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, OX10 6AN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Lindsey Bull: In Disguise

Artist Lindsey Bull explores the realms of spiritual, ritualistic and psychedelic transformation in this collection of evocative paintings.

Thu 2nd May 2013 – Sun 19th May 2013

High House Gallery, Clanfield, Oxon OX18 2SH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lottie Davies: Memories and Nightmares

Photographer Lottie Davies presents her most recent works in this major solo show at the LA Noble Gallery.

Fri 5th April 2013 – Sat 4th May 2013

LA Noble Gallery, 59-63 Whitechapel High Street London E1 7PF

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Inkygoodness presents Beermat Characters Illustration Exhibition

Inkygoodness asked illustrators and designers to transform a beermat into their favourite character. Come marvel at the results!

Mon 29th April 2013 – Sat 4th May 2013

The Coningsby Gallery, 30 Tottenham Street, London W1T 4RJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lineup 2013: illustrato.rs Illustration Art Expo

Discover new and old talent at this illustration expo, hosted by illustrato.rs and featuring a wealth of activities including an independent comics fair.

Tue 30th April 2013 – Sat 4th May 2013

The Mall Galleries, The Mall, London SW1

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Pick Me Up 2013: Contemporary Graphic Art Fair

The must-see event for graphic designers, illustrators and creatives returns to Somerset House this April…

Thu 18th April 2013 – Sun 28th April 2013

Somerset House, The Strand, London WC2R 1LA.

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Tom Howse at High House Gallery

I was won over by Tom Howse when he was shortlisted for the Catlin Art Prize last year: now he has a solo show at High House Gallery.

Sat 13th April 2013 – Sun 28th April 2013

High House, Main Street, Clanfield, Oxon OX18 2SH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Bath in Fashion 2013

Bath in Fashion is back for another year with a flock of stylish shows, talks, exhibitions, pop-up shops and more

Sat 13th April 2013 – Sun 21st April 2013

Bath, Somerset

Written by Jessica Cook

Category: Fashion


Wieland Payer: What’s He Building Out There?

Eery future romance from the German painter Wieland Payer, in his first solo exhibition at Man&Eve. Read the full press blurb below.

Sat 9th March 2013 – Sat 20th April 2013

Man&Eve, 119-120 Lower Marsh, London, SE1 7AE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Tehran Calling London / London Calling Tehran

An intriguing exhibition of contemporary art from Tehran and London, exploring sexuality, politics, technology, taboos and much more.

Fri 15th March 2013 – Sat 20th April 2013

London Print Studio, 425 Harrow Road London, W10 4RE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Animal Vegetable Mineral: Edible Art Class

Learn how to model with chocolate or have fun with sugar graffiti at The Book Club in a night of edible fun, led by Animal Vegetable Mineral.

Tue 9th April 2013 – 11:00pm

The Book Club, 100 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4RH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Craig Fisher, Homemade Devices: Beach London

Playful imagery by Craig Fisher is inspired by the threat of terrorism and the ease with which violence can be wrought with just the click of a mouse.

Thu 7th March 2013 – Sun 7th April 2013

Beach London, 20 Cheshire Street , London, E2 6EH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Black Rat Projects presents Butch Anthony: Intertwangleism

American folk artist Butch Anthony presents Intertwangleism, a chance to discover his unique artworks in London this month.

Fri 8th February 2013 – Fri 22nd February 2013

15 Bateman Street, Soho, W1D 3AQ.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lupen Crook and Joni Belaruski at Flaxon Ptootch

Multi-talented artist/musicians Lupen Crook and Joni Belaruski join forces for this art show in Kentish Town.

Thu 10th January 2013 – Wed 13th February 2013

Flaxon Ptootch Salon and Gallery, 237 Kentish Town Road, London NW5 2JT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Nadav Kander’s BODIES: 6 Women, 1 Man

Photographer Nadav Kander reexamines the human body, inspired by classical paintings and without the aid of the airbrush.

Fri 11th January 2013 – Sat 9th February 2013

Flowers Gallery, 21 Cork Street, London W1S 3LZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lomography Basement East presents Let's Play Sardines

Cult photography brand Lomography has given their Sardinia DIY camera to a bunch of innovative artists to play with. Come see the results!

Thu 17th January 2013 – Mon 4th February 2013

Lomography Gallery Store East, 117 Commercial Street, London E1 6BG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Ghosts of Gone Birds: Brighton

Ghosts of Gone Birds returns, with a three month stint in a new Brighton gallery, and featuring work from an Amelia's Magazine contributor.

Thu 1st November 2012 – Thu 31st January 2013

ONCA Gallery, 14 St George’s Place, Brighton, BN1 4GB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Curiouser and Curiouser illustration exhibition

Exploring the work of writer, photographer, logician and mathematician Lewis Carroll.

Thu 24th January 2013 – Wed 30th January 2013

Curious Duke Gallery, Whitecross Street
London, EC1Y 8QP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Call of the Wild exhibition

Illustrators and designers explore the wilderness within our cities.

Thu 24th January 2013 – Sun 27th January 2013

A-Side B-Side Gallery,
Hackney Downs Studios.
5-9 Amhurst Terrace.
London, E8 2BT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


London Art Fair 2013

The 25th edition of the London Art Fair lands in Islington this week: get along to find the best new artists first!

Tue 15th January 2013 – Sun 20th January 2013

Business Design Centre, London N1 0QH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lu Flux Pop Up Christmas Shop

Lu Flux opens up a special shop just for Christmas! And you can get 10% off with this flyer.

Sat 1st December 2012 – Mon 24th December 2012

10 Market Street, Spitalfields, London E1 6DT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Atomica Gallery Pop-Up Exhibition

Bringing the finest in Pop Surrealism, Lowbrow, Mid-Century, Polynesian Pop, illustration, modern folk, tattoo artistry and more to the UK.

Tue 4th December 2012 – Mon 24th December 2012

68 Sclater St, London, Shoreditch E1 6HR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Drawn in Bristol presents Wildwood Illustration Exhibition

Six illustrators from the Drawn in Bristol studio show new work in London, including Liv Bargman who appears in my first illustration book.

Sat 1st December 2012 – Mon 24th December 2012

The Hardy Tree Gallery, 119 Pancras Road, London, NW1 1UN


Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Tinta's Christmas Pop Up Shop

Get yourself along to the Tinta pop up shop for some Christmas print bargains from some fab artists including Simone Lia and River Jade.

Sat 3rd November 2012 – Sat 22nd December 2012

4 Albion Parade, London N16 9LD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Pop Up Design Christmas at Anise Gallery

Katherine Elizabeth and Gizelle Renee join a host of British designer makers at this one day last minute shopping event.

Sat 22nd December 2012 – 05:00pm

Anise Gallery, 13a Shad Thames, London SE1 2PU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Secret Emporium Christmas Market 2012

Music, food, performance: just the ticket to accompany a shopping experience with the best of British independent designers.

Sat 15th December 2012 – Sun 16th December 2012

Factory 7, Hearn Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3LS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


BUST Magazine Christmas Craftacular 2012

SHOP, CRAFT, DANCE AND MAKE MERRY at the BUST magazine Christmas Craftacular, with over 70 stalls of the hottest in handmade, DJs, drinks and DIY workshops.

Sun 16th December 2012 – 06:00pm

York Hall, 5-15 Old Ford Road, Bethnal Green, London E2 9PJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Protein Christmas Market

A very special Winter Wonderland of Culinary Delights awaits you...

Fri 14th December 2012 – Sun 16th December 2012

18 Hewett Street
, London EC2A 3NN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Camden Collective Christmas Pop Up Shop

Featuring unique gifts from the worlds of illustration, art, craft, design and illustration. Curated by East End Prints and The Makery.

Wed 12th December 2012 – Sat 15th December 2012

4 Crowndale Road, London NW1 1TT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Live Screen Printing and Kids' Party with Ruff & Huddle and HIT+RUN

Join new kidswear brand Ruff & Huddle for live screen printing, great street food, winter cocktails and music. Bring the kids!

Sat 15th December 2012 – 06:00pm

Street Feast London Xmas Grotto, 347-349 Old Street, EC1V 9LP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Cockpit Arts Christmas Open Studios 2012

At Cockpit Arts Open Studios you will have the chance to buy directly from nearly 200 exceptional designers in two locations. Prices range from £5-£5000.

Fri 30th November 2012 – Sun 9th December 2012

Cockpit Yard, Northington St, London, WC1N 2NP and 18-22 Creekside, London, SE8 3DZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Curious Makers Christmas Pop Up Shop

Curious Makers offer you the chance to buy from a host of independent makers, almost all of them based locally in Hackney.

Sat 8th December 2012 – Sun 9th December 2012

297 Hoxton Street, London N1 5JX

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


East London Design Show 2012

Grab a bargain from the best designer makers at this yearly show in Shoreditch

Fri 7th December 2012 – Sun 9th December 2012

Shoreditch Town Hall, London EC1V 9LT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Crafty Fox Christmas Market 2012

Roll up roll up and buy your unique handmade gifts directly from the makers. Everyone should do it!

Sat 8th December 2012 – Sun 9th December 2012

The Dogstar, 389 Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, SW9

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Enchanted Forest at Foyles

This fab exhibition will showcase work based on Grimm's Fairy Tales from some of my favourite Amelia's Magazine contributing illustrators.

Thu 29th November 2012 – Fri 7th December 2012

The Gallery at Foyles, Third Floor, 113-119 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0EB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Drawn to Joy: ACOFI book signing at Joy Brick Lane with Amelia Gregory

Join myself and special guests for a book signing and networking Christmas drinks event at my local stockist, Joy Brick Lane!

Thu 6th December 2012 – 08:30pm

Joy the Store, 143-145 Brick Lane, London, E1 6SB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


We Make London at Battersea Arts Centre

Take a refreshing break from high street monotony and meet the creators of beautiful handmade goods.

Sat 1st December 2012 – 05:00pm

Battersea Arts Centre, Lavender Hill, Battersea, London, SW11 5TN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: Paul Vyse: Art

Painter Paul Vyse hosts his first debut show at the Refinery, Southwark…

Mon 12th November 2012 – Mon 26th November 2012

The Refinery Bar, 110 Southwark Street, London SE1 0TF

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Made in Clerkenwell: Winter Open Studios

It’s never too early to start thinking about Christmas shopping, so don't miss out on this opportunity to find some individually crafted talent.

Thu 22nd November 2012 – Sun 25th November 2012

21 Clerkenwell Green EC1R 0DX and 33-35 St John’s Square EC1M 4DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Anna Burns and Thomas Brown: Pop Bang

Art director Anna Burns collaborates with photographer Thomas Brown to create amazing interactive umbrella installations.

Thu 1st November 2012 – Wed 21st November 2012

Mother, 10 Redchurch Street, E2 7DD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Reed + Rader: Cretaceous Returns

Dubstep Dinosaurs, Prehistoric GIFs & Video Games take over 18 Hewett Street

Thu 8th November 2012 – Tue 20th November 2012

18 Hewett Street, London EC2A 3NN


Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Sam Hacking at Eyestorm

Beautiful miniature portraits of trees from Peckham based artist Sam Hacking.

Fri 9th November 2012 – Sun 18th November 2012

The Simulator Gallery, Make Space Studios, Newnham Terrace, London SE1 7DR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Signature Art Prize 2012 Exhibition at DegreeArt

Supporting upcoming artists in the fields of Painting, Photography, Sculpture and Mixed Media.

Thu 4th October 2012 – Sun 11th November 2012

DegreeArt, 12A Vyner St, London, E2 9DG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jess Wilson: Nowhere

The first solo exhibition from multi talented illustration and print artist Jess Wilson.

Sat 20th October 2012 – Sun 11th November 2012

Jealous Gallery, 27 Park Road, Crouch End, N8

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Foundation: Rug Addicts exhibition

Cutting edge contemporary art interwoven with ancient Egyptian craft in a collection of rugs by a hand-picked yet eclectic mix of artists and designers.

Thu 1st November 2012 – Tue 6th November 2012

Dray Walk Gallery, Dray Walk, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jester Jacques Gallery presents Jeunesse

The inaugural exhibition from Jester Jacques Gallery showcases cross disciplinary artwork from emerging talent.

Thu 1st November 2012 – Mon 5th November 2012

Blackall Studios, 73 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4QS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


FUTURE PLANS by Jess Littlewood

The Contemporary London presents new work by Central Saint Martins fine art graduate Jess Littlewood.

Thu 1st November 2012 – Sun 4th November 2012

18 Hewett Street, London EC2A 3NN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Corey Hemingway: 9000 Miles

Corey Hemingway explores distance and emotion in multi-layered installations.

Thu 6th September 2012 – Wed 31st October 2012

TheCube London, Studio 5, 155 Commercial Street, E1 6BJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


More Than Just A Mum at Exposure

An exhibition of portraits that celebrate the modern mamma.

Mon 15th October 2012 – Wed 31st October 2012

Exposure PR Gallery, 22-23 Little Portland Street, London W1W 8BU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Eye Sea Posters presents ILUZJON: a Celebration of Polish Poster Design

An exhibition of Polish film posters from the 60s and 70s, when the state demanded that local designers reinterpret original designs from abroad.

Fri 19th October 2012 – Mon 29th October 2012

Protein Gallery, 18 Hewett Street, London, EC2A 3NN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Images 36: Best of British Illustration

The annual AOI exhibition moves into Somerset House for the month of October, and it's FREE.

Wed 3rd October 2012 – Sun 28th October 2012

Terrace Rooms, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Art Grab First Birthday Show

Celebrating one year of supporting upcoming artists!

Thu 18th October 2012 – Sun 21st October 2012

Arch 372, Geffrye Street, Hoxton, London. E2 8HZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Illustration: Making Pictures at St Brides Library

A host of illustration experts gather to discuss the importance of illustration and ask how illustration affects all other aspects of design.

Fri 19th October 2012 – 07:00pm

Bridewell Hall, St Bride Foundation, Bride Lane, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8EE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Let's Fika! An exhibition celebrating the Swedish tradition of FIKA

A celebration of the Swedish tradition of Fika: relaxed socialising over a cup of coffee and so much more. With work from Amelia's Magazine contributors.

Thu 13th September 2012 – Sun 14th October 2012

Fika Bar and Kitchen, 161 Brick Lane
London E1 6SB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Protein presents Alice Waese

Jeweller and designer Alice Waese presents her first solo show: featuring artworks and jewellery from her S/S 2013 collection.

Thu 4th October 2012 – Sun 14th October 2012

18 Hewett Street, London EC2A 3NN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jiggling Atoms at The Rag Factory

Jiggling Atoms is an exciting collaboration between artists and physicists. With a full programme of events over a week long period.

Mon 1st October 2012 – Sun 7th October 2012

The Rag Factory. 16-18 Heneage Street London E1 5LJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Nature at Vegas

How does Nature feature in modern art? This exhibition showcases contemporary work in the field.

Thu 13th September 2012 – Sat 6th October 2012

Vegas, 274 Poyser Street, London E2 9RF

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: Jamie McGregor Smith's Borrow, Build, Abandon - Athenian Adventures in Concrete and Steel

A wonderful series of photographs documenting what happened after the Athens Olympics 2004 left town.

Fri 7th September 2012 – Wed 3rd October 2012

Print House Gallery, 18 Ashwin Street, Dalston Junction, Hackney E8 3DL

Written by Abi Renshaw

Category: Art


Exhibition: Malika Favre’s Hide & Seek at Kemistry Gallery

Ex-Airside illustrator brings solo show to Shoreditch

Thu 6th September 2012 – Sat 29th September 2012

Kemistry Gallery, 43 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3PD

Written by Abi Renshaw

Category: Art


twentytwentyone present The Wrong Shop Editions

Previously unseen works by Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec and Pierre Charpin, in collaboration with The Wrong Shop

Wed 19th September 2012 – Sun 23rd September 2012

twentytwentyone showroom,
18c River Street, London EC1R 1XN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Inspired by London at London Design Festival

Work by a host of designers inspired by the great city of London.

Tue 18th September 2012 – Sat 22nd September 2012

Ground Floor Showcase 33-35 St. John’s Square, Clerkenwell Road, London EC1M 4DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Hive by Philip Smiley at DreamBags JaguarShoes

Philip Smiley takes inspiration from the classic British summertime, bees and honeycomb to create this interactive installation.

Fri 8th June 2012 – Mon 10th September 2012

DreamBags JaguarShoes, 32-36 Kingsland Road, London, E2 8DA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


In It To Win It: Olympics Paper Art Installation by Andrew Macgregor

An Olympic themed installation from paper artist Andrew Macgregor takes over The Book Club in Shoreditch.

Thu 19th July 2012 – Sun 9th September 2012

The Book Club, 100-106 Leonard Street The City, London EC2A 4RH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: Be a part of the Blood Bag Project

Raising awareness of a rare blood condition through the power of craft

Fri 3rd August 2012 – Sun 9th September 2012

Lawrence Batley Theatre, Queen Street, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD1 2SP

Written by Abi Renshaw

Category: Art


Metric Collective Summer Showcase 2012

New work by the likes of Shimell and Madden, Myia Bonner and Lucy Jay at their Columbia Road pop up shop.

Sun 8th July 2012 – Sun 2nd September 2012

Metric Summer Shop, 94 Columbia Road, London E2 7QB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Print Club London presents BLISTERS: The Directors' Cut

Get down to Dalston and check out all the fresh new talent on show at the Print Club London's annual show.

Fri 31st August 2012 – Sat 1st September 2012

Unit 3 Miller's Avenue (off Arcola St), Dalston, London E8

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Veronica Rowlands presents London Fashion Dolls

Fashion illustrations inspired by venues and buildings in Tower Hamlets.

Mon 6th August 2012 – Fri 31st August 2012

Brady Art and Community Centre, 192-196 Hanbury Street, London, E1 5HU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


B Store Sample Sale: 90% Off

As the iconic B Store closes to make way for Other Shop, it's time for a huge clearance!

Thu 23rd August 2012 – Sun 26th August 2012

Six Showroom, 2nd Floor, 345 Old Street, London, EC1V 9LL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Exhibition: Space Art Life presents 44 under 500

44 independent artists across a range of disciplines come together in Space Art Life's latest exhibition…

Fri 24th August 2012 – Sun 26th August 2012

The Brick Lane Gallery – the Annexe, 93-95 Sclater Street, London E1 6HR

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Eco-Chic Outdoor Market Summer Celebration

The weekly market closes the summer season with a special celebration featuring lots of live music.

Sun 26th August 2012 – 06:00pm

Spitalfields City Farm, Buxton Street,
London E1 5AR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Gig: Midnight a Go-Go with Kotki Dwa

Catch Kotki Dwa live underneath The Three Crowns pub in Stoke Newington over the August bank holiday

Sat 25th August 2012 – Sun 26th August 2012

The Waiting Room (underneath The Three Crowns), 175 Stoke Newington High Street, London N16 0LH

Written by Abi Renshaw

Category: Music


Lowie and Labour of Love Studio Sale

Lowie and Labour of Love are offering prosecco, tea and cakes for all customers who visit their studio sale. Bargain!

Thu 23rd August 2012 – 08:30pm

5th Floor, Piano House, 9 Brighton Terrace, Brixton SW9 8DJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Hellohead Portrait Exhibition at Cargo

A unique and inspiring exhibition which will raise money for the National Autism Society: for one night only! (with workshops the following day)

Wed 22nd August 2012 – Thu 23rd August 2012

Cargo, 83 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3AY

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


FREE activities, food and drink at Flyknit & Mothers Meeting Family Fete

Mothers Meeting teams up with the Flyknit Collective for a whole day of sports themed family fun: and it's all FREE.

Sat 18th August 2012 – 06:00pm

Aske Gardens, Pitfield Street, London N1 6LE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Exhibition: Bauhaus: Art as Life at the Barbican Art Gallery

The Barbican celebrates the world's most famous art and design school this summer…

Thu 10th May 2012 – Sun 12th August 2012

Barbican Art Gallery, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Pause Exhibition at Blackall Studios

An exhibition featuring 15 recent Fine Art graduates from University College Falmouth.

Sun 5th August 2012 – Wed 8th August 2012

Blackall Studios, Shoreditch EC2A 4QS (Closest tube station: Old Street)

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


EastEnd Cabaret at Southbank Centre's Priceless London Wonderground

Musical comedy duo EastEnd Cabaret bring their playfully perverse cabaret style to Priceless London Wonderground for three performances only.

Thu 24th May 2012 – Thu 26th July 2012

Spiegeltent, Priceless London Wonderground, Southbank

Written by Maria Papadimitriou

Category: Music


Crafternoon Tea Club: The Wick Woven Web

Join the Crafternoon Tea Club girls to create a gigantic woven community art piece from leftover fabrics this weekend!

Sat 21st July 2012 – Sun 22nd July 2012

Mabley Green, Lee Conservancy Road
E9 5RN and Prince Edward Road, E9 5LX

Written by Ameia Gregory

Category: Earth


The Ice Cream Van launches with the London Scarecrow Championships

Illustrator and filmmaker Rebecca Davies will be travelling around the UK collecting folk traditions to bring back to the heart of East London. Come build a scarecrow to help launch her project!

Sat 21st July 2012 – 05:00pm

Hackney City Farm, 1a Goldsmiths Row, London E2 8QA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Tinsel & Twinkle Kidnap A Banker!

A Tinsel & Twinkle retrospective - see both old and new works in this upcoming exhibition!

Fri 6th July 2012 – Thu 19th July 2012

A-side B-side Gallery, Hackney Downs Studios, 5-9 Amhurst Terrace, Hackney LONDON E8 2BT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Disruptions & Creations at Underground Gallery

Andrea Leigh Pelletier curates a selection of collaged artworks by Ben Giles, Michelle O'Byrne and Jackson Klie.

Thu 12th July 2012 – Tue 17th July 2012

Underground Gallery, The Strand, London UK, WC2N 4HZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Free Range Graduate Shows 2012

Catch yourself the best up and coming talent over a two month period, as the UK's art colleges bring their graduate shows to Brick Lane.

Mon 28th May 2012 – Mon 16th July 2012

Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, London, E1

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


DOOOOOGS !! by Nanae Kawahara

Nanae Kawahara fondlly recalls the dogs of her hometown in this fun exhibition housed in The Haberdashery cafe in Crouch End.

Thu 14th June 2012 – Sun 15th July 2012

The Haberdashery, 22 Middle Lane, Crouch End, London N8 9PL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Go Figure: New Fashion Illustration

A must see exhibition for fashion illustration aficionados. Featuring some names you may well recognise!

Fri 11th May 2012 – Sat 14th July 2012

Fashion Space Gallery, London College of Fashion, 20 John Princes Street, W1G 0BJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Lauren Baker Living Dead Skull Art Workshop at Tate Modern

Lauren Baker hosts ‘Living Dead’ – a skull art workshop as part of the Oxymoron Event by Tate Collectives at the Tate Modern

Fri 13th July 2012 – 09:00pm

Tate Modern, Bankside, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Pleasure Principal at Hoxton Art Gallery

Contemporary artists Steven Dickie, Rebecca Griffiths, Tom Gallant and Ha Young Kim question modern day consumerism.

Fri 1st June 2012 – Thu 12th July 2012

Hoxton Art Gallery, 64 Charlotte Road, London EC2A 3PE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Festival: Lounge on the Farm 2012

Fri 6th July 2012 – Sun 8th July 2012

Merton Farm, Canterbury, Kent

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


New Designers Graduate Show 2012

New Designers returns once more with the best work from this year's graduate shows, and a chance to hear from a host of art experts. Part One: 27th to 30th June, Part Two: 4th to 7th July

Wed 27th June 2012 – Sat 7th July 2012

Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Canine Games 2012

London's first ever dog festival celebrates our wonderful furry friends, with lots more for the whole family to enjoy and all for a brilliant cause.

Sat 7th July 2012 – 06:00pm

Bethnal Green Working Mens Club, 42-44 Pollard Row, London E2 6NB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


River of Flowers: Pop Up Meadows

A lovely idea to bring a bit of wildflower beauty and dynamism into the city - catch River of Flowers pop up meadow kits at a host of festivals this summer.

Tue 15th May 2012 – Sun 1st July 2012

Various locations

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Programming Myth with Adam Dix and Tim Phillips at Sumarria Lunn Gallery

A new exhibition explores our relationship with communication and power. By two very different artists.

Fri 25th May 2012 – Sat 30th June 2012

Sumarria Lunn Gallery, 36 South Molton Lane, Mayfair, London W1K 5AB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Shannon Finley, Century Entropy at BISCHOFF/WEISS

Shannon Finley's new show is a bright geometric wonder!

Tue 22nd May 2012 – Sat 30th June 2012

BISCHOFF/WEISS, 14a Hay Hill, London W1J 8NZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


What Next for Education? Live illustration at KK Outlet Gallery with People of Print

Live illustration and lively panel discussion about the future of education.

Mon 25th June 2012 – Sat 30th June 2012

KK Outlet, 42 Hoxton Square, N1 6PB London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Cockpit Arts Summer Open Studios

Discover a host of brilliant creatives at the Holborn and Deptford Cockpit Arts Studios, which between them house 165 artists and designers.

Fri 15th June 2012 – Sun 24th June 2012

Holborn: Cockpit Yard, Northington St, London, WC1N 2NP and Deptford: 18-22 Creekside, London, SE8 3DZ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Papercutting & Creating Characters workshops at Super+Super Brighton

Illustrators Lou Taylor and Zara Wood are running workshops at this new creative hub in Brighton. Plus a whole host more activities should you delve deeper...

Sat 26th May 2012 – Sun 24th June 2012

7 Kings Road, Brighton, BN1 1NE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Love Thy Badger at Protein Gallery, 18 Hewitt Street

Grab yourself some badger themed artwork and help the plight of badgers across the UK. Curated by George Allen.

Thu 21st June 2012 – Sun 24th June 2012

Protein Gallery, 18 Hewett Street, London EC2A 3NN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Bauhaus by Day, Bauhaus by Night at the Barbican

Travel back in time to the famous Bauhaus parties at the Barbican this weekend…

Sat 23rd June 2012 – 11:59pm

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


ELCAF 2012: The First East London Comics and Arts Festival

The first dose of ELCAF lands at Village Underground this weekend: a must for all comics art lovers! And it's completely free to attend...

Sun 17th June 2012 – 10:00pm

Village Underground, 54 Holywell Lane, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 3PQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Institute of Critical Zoologists

Artist Zhao Renhui considers the relationship between man and animal in this new exhibition.

Fri 27th April 2012 – Sun 17th June 2012

Chapter Gallery, Chapter, Market Road, Cardiff CF5 1QE, UK

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


BD & Comics Passion Festival 2012

This new comics festival returns for a second run with a host of well known creators and an exciting programme of events.

Thu 24th May 2012 – Sun 27th May 2012

Institut français, 17 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2DT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


City Showcase Soho Flea Market 2012

City Showcase's Soho Fleamarket brings together some of London's up and coming artists, designers, musicians and filmmakers in support of HIV and sexual health charity Terrence Higgins Trust.

Sun 27th May 2012 – 08:00pm

Dean Street, Soho, London

Written by Maria Papadimitriou

Category: Art


Art Car Boot Fair 2012

Establishment artists are joined by lesser known creatives at this entertaining annual event.

Sun 27th May 2012 – 06:00pm

Brick Lane Yard, Truman Brewery, Corner of Brick Lane and Buxton Street, London E1

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Hit immersive theatre experience at Hotel Indigo

Hotel Indigo launches with a free interactive theatre experience that takes guests on a dramatic tour through the historic building.

Fri 25th May 2012 – Sun 27th May 2012

Hotel Indigo, 142 Minories, London, EC3N 1LS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Grande Dame presents Electric Crazyland at Ketchum Pleon

A chance to see new work from Grande Dame, in all its technicolor glory!

Thu 8th March 2012 – Sat 26th May 2012

Ketchum Pleon, 31 - 45 Folgate Street, London, E1 6BX

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Art Catlin Prize Exhibition at Londonewcastle Project Space

A celebration of work by Art Catlin Prize nominees.

Fri 4th May 2012 – Fri 25th May 2012

Londonewcastle Project Space, 
28 Redchurch Street, 
London 
E2 7DP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Etsy Illustrates its Talent at Clerkenwell Design Week

Illustrators Jim Bob, Julia Pott, Faye Moorhouse, Amy Dover and Harriet Gray join the Etsy team for Clerkenwell Design Week.

Tue 22nd May 2012 – Thu 24th May 2012

The Farmiloe Building, 34 St John Street, London, EC1M 4AY

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Four the Love of Art

Four new artists showcase their wares: Carly Casey, Anna Coroneo, Natalie Tkachuk and Kareena Zerefos.

Wed 9th May 2012 – Sat 12th May 2012

THE GALLERY ON CORK ST, 28 Cork St London W1S 3NG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Art Grab Exhibition II

A chance to grab yourself a piece of artwork from some great new up and coming artists.

Thu 10th May 2012 – Fri 11th May 2012

Kingsland Road Studio. The Basement 284 - 288 Kingsland Road, E8 4DN.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lauren Baker Mosaic Exhibition at Star of Kings

The new queen of mosaics showcases her stunning embellished skulls at this one night only event.

Thu 10th May 2012 – 09:30pm

Star of Kings -126 York Way, Kings Cross, London N1 0AX

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Bizarre Adventure: an exhibition by Vicious Sabrina & Yuki Nishimura

Two Japanese artists showcase their surreal collections of work.

Tue 1st May 2012 – Tue 8th May 2012

Luna & Curious, 24-26 Calvert Avenue London, E2 7JP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Pick Me Up Contemporary Graphic Art Fair 2012 at Somerset House

Pick Me Up returns yet again with a huge array of illustration and graphic talent on show, including quite a few artists that Amelia's Magazine readers will be familiar with, yay!

Thu 22nd March 2012 – Sun 1st April 2012

Somerset House, Embankment Galleries, Strand, London WC2R 1LA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: Dale Chihuly at the Halcyon Gallery

Don’t miss this vibrant exhibition, showcasing Chihuly’s immense and colourful glass sculptures, paintings and drawings.

Mon 5th December 2011 – Sat 31st March 2012

Halcyon Gallery, 144 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S 2PF

Written by Caitlin Sinclair

Category: Art


Remote Cities by Eleanor Bedlow
 at The Stone Space

A solo exhibition from this talented fine artist focuses on exceptional drawing skills and model making.

Thu 15th March 2012 – Sun 25th March 2012

The Stone Space. 6 Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Oona Hassim at Woolff Gallery

Exciting oil paintings that capture the spirit of mass action.

Fri 27th January 2012 – Thu 15th March 2012

WOOLFF gallery , 89 Charlotte Street, London, W1T 4PU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Social Fabric: Iniva at Rivington Place

A fascinating new exhibition that documents the history of the textile trade between Britain and India.

Thu 19th January 2012 – Sat 10th March 2012

Iniva (Institute of International Visual Arts)
, Rivington Place, London EC2A 3BA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Style: Fashion Illustration at Curious Duke Gallery with Premiere Art

There are quite a few Amelia's Magazine contributors showcasing at this emerging fashion illustrators exhibition, including ACOFI fave Faye West!

Thu 23rd February 2012 – Fri 9th March 2012

Curious Duke Gallery, 207 Whitecross Street, London EC1Y 8QP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Sista Pratesi & Jankel Adler at Gimpel Fils

Artist Sista Pratesi presents her latest exhibition: The Living End.

Thu 19th January 2012 – Fri 2nd March 2012

Gimpel Fils, 30 Davies Street, London W1K 4NB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: Phantasmagoria at Forman’s Smokehouse Gallery

Some of our favourite artists are featured in this new exhibition: Rebecca Strickson, James Unsworth and Andrew James Jones.

Thu 9th February 2012 – Mon 27th February 2012

Forman's Smokehouse Gallery, Stour Rd, Fish Island, Hackney Wick, London, E3 2NT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Jerwood Encounters: Formed Thoughts

A must see exhibition for anyone interested in how materials and maker collide. Featuring Phoebe Cummings, Glithero & Tracey Rowledge.

Wed 18th January 2012 – Sun 26th February 2012

JVA at Jerwood Space,
171 Union St, London, SE1 0LN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Felicity Powell’s ‘Charmed Life: Solace of Objects’ exhibition at the Wellcome Collection

Euston’s destination for those keen to explore the weird but wonderful links between civilization, medicine and art is currently showing a bountiful collection of amulets and charms. Head to the Wellcome Collection for an eyeful of treasures.

Thu 6th October 2011 – Sun 26th February 2012

The Wellcome Collection, 215 Euston Road, London, NW1

Written by Miranda Williams

Category: Art


Back to the Future at Breese Little

Featuring the work of seven emerging artists inspired by the past and the future.

Thu 26th January 2012 – Sat 25th February 2012

Breese Little, 30d Great Sutton Street, London, EC1V 0DU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


MA Children's Book Illustration: Cambridge School of Art Graduate Show

Fresh new children's book illustration
from a host of talented Cambridge School of Art graduates, including contributor Joanne Young.

Wed 8th February 2012 – Wed 15th February 2012

The Gallery at Foyles, 113-119 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0EB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


London Jewellery School: Make your Valentine a Silver Love-Heart Charm

Make your loved one a beautiful silver metal clay heart for Valentines!

Sun 12th February 2012 – 05:00pm

London Jewellery School, 213 Hatton Square Business Centre, 16-16a Baldwins Gardens, Hatton Garden, London EC1N 7RJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Shhh: A Celebration Of Quiet Music, Art and Film

An afternoon and evening event featuring a host of talented musicians. With added art and movies.

Sat 4th February 2012 – 11:00pm

The Gallery Cafe, St. Margaret's House, 21 Old Ford Rd, E2 9PL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Gas Chambers: Robert Priseman at Arch 402 Gallery

An unsettling look at the focus of the Nazi euthanasia program from British painter Robert Priseman.

Fri 20th January 2012 – Fri 3rd February 2012

Arch 402 Gallery, Cremer Street, London, E2 8HD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Show Your Face at Cultivate

Faye West is joined by lots of other upcoming female artists in a self portrait exhibition curated by the VV Collective.

Fri 27th January 2012 – Thu 2nd February 2012

Cultivate, Vyner street, London, E2 9HE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: William Morris - Story, Memory, Myth at Two Temple Place

Learn about the importance of narrative in artist and author William Morris’ work while exploring sumptuous surrounds at new gallery Two Temple Place’s inaugural exhibition.

Mon 28th November 2011 – Sun 29th January 2012

Two Temple Place, London, WC2R 3BD

Written by Caitlin Sinclair

Category: Art


Justyna Sowa presents Religious Milk

Amelia's Magazine contributor Justyna Sowa presents Religious Milk.

Mon 5th December 2011 – Mon 9th January 2012

Cafe 1001, 91 Brick Lane, London E1

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: A World of Glass - Nathalie Djurberg and Hans Berg

Contemporary artist Nathalie Djurberg combines delicate objects, surreal ‘claymation’ films and an evocative soundscape by Hans Berg, creating a wild, compelling installation.

Tue 22nd November 2011 – Sun 8th January 2012

Camden Arts Centre, Arkwright Road, London, NW3 6DG

Written by Caitlin Sinclair

Category: Art


Power of Making at the V&A

A new exhibition that celebrates the power of human creativity.

Tue 6th September 2011 – Mon 2nd January 2012

The Porter Gallery, V&A, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Haberdashery East at Rough Trade East

Have fun with DIY: Prick Your Finger and Technology Will Save Us host a pop up shop within a shop and workshops.

Fri 9th September 2011 – Sat 31st December 2011

Rough Trade East, Dray Walk, Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Duckie Christmas Market at the Barbican

Loads of good stuff happening as part of the Duckie Christmas at the Barbican, but make sure you especially check out our friends Constructive Studios and Plastic Seconds/Slowly the Eggs

Sat 10th December 2011 – Fri 30th December 2011

The Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Supermarket Sarah for Jaguar Shoes Presents: A Wonderful Woolly Wonderland

Supermarket Sarah brings her magic to the No-One store this Christmas…

Fri 18th November 2011 – Sat 24th December 2011

No-One Store, 1 Kingsland Road, London E2 8AA

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Vitra Christmas Market with Creative Clerkenwell

A new take on the German Christmas Market features the best in creative design from Clerkenwell. And it's on for a couple of weeks!

Mon 5th December 2011 – Thu 22nd December 2011

Vitra Showroom, 30 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1M 5PG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Treatment Rooms Collective present Taking Liberty's Pop-Up Christmas Store

Join artists Carrie Reichardt, Craftivist Collective and Mutoid Waste for a different kind of Christmas shopping experience.

Sat 3rd December 2011 – Wed 21st December 2011

199 Acton Lane, Chiswick, London W4 5DA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Secret Garden Party presents the The Secret Emporium Pop Up Christmas Market

A last chance to purchase your Crimbo gifts from a host of designer talent, with free performance art thrown in!

Sun 18th December 2011 – 10:00pm

Village Underground, 54 Holywell Lane, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3PQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Hinshelwood de Borman present Field Work no.3

The third outing from Caitlin and Rose promises the usual eclectic mix of Christmas curiosities - for one week only in the heart of Shoreditch

Sat 10th December 2011 – Sun 18th December 2011

54 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3QN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Neo Cosmo at Tony's

New street art exhibition Neo Cosmo features work by Billy, Lucas, Mr Penfold and the brilliant Malarkey.

Fri 11th November 2011 – Sun 18th December 2011

Tony's Gallery, 68 Sclater Street, London, E1 6HR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


London Jewellery School Christmas Silver Metal Clay Workshops

Learn how to make your very own piece of silver metal clay jewellery and create a unique christmas present in just 3 hours.

Fri 9th December 2011 – Fri 16th December 2011

London Jewellery School, 213 Hatton Square Business Centre, 16-16a Baldwins Gardens, Hatton Garden, London EC1N 7RJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Angel Christmas Fair at Candid Arts

More wonderful goodies to buy for xmas, featuring the work of illustrators, jewellers, ceramic designers and more.

Sat 10th December 2011 – Sun 11th December 2011

Candid Arts, 3 Torrens Street
EC1V 1NQ London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Fashion Bootcamp 2 with the Centre for Fashion Enterprise

The second Fashion Bootcamp offers expert advice for new brands, with a team of experts on hand to talk you through business ideas. Including me!

Sat 10th December 2011 – Sun 11th December 2011

London College of Fashion, High Holborn, London WC1V 7EY, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Jerwood Encounters: Terra

Environmental and landscape based artists show their work in a gallery setting - Terra presents sculpture and art by Jonathan Anderson, Edwina Fitzpatrick, Luke Jerram, Anne-Mie Melis and Owl Project.

Wed 9th November 2011 – Sun 11th December 2011

Jerwood Visual Arts at Jerwood Space, 171 Union St, London SE1 0LN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Fee Fee La Fou presents a German Christmas Market

Fee Fee La Fou opens her brand new concept boutique with a German Christmas market of goodies.

Sat 10th December 2011 – 07:00pm

6 Bradbury Street, London N16 8JN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


We Make London Christmas Pop Up Shopping Experience

Another chance to buy your Christmas presents from the very best artists and designers in London - this time the venue is south of the river for a change.

Sat 10th December 2011

Battersea Arts Centre, Lavender Hill, Battersea, London, SW11 5TN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Crafternoon Tea Club CHRISTMASH SPESH with ETSY!

The best sounding tea party ever! With music, booze and opportunities to re-gift old tat as individualised Christmas presents. Get in!

Thu 8th December 2011 – 10:00pm

The Etsy Christmas Grotto, The Trampery, 13-19 Bevenden Street, London, N1 6AA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Donna Wilson Christmas Sample Sale

Designer favourite Donna Wilson is holding a sample sale over the next couple of days at her Bethnal Green Studio. Get on down and grab a bargain!

Thu 1st December 2011 – Sun 4th December 2011

Unit 12, BJ house, 10-14 Hollybush Gardens, London E2 9QP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Laundry Room Christmas Pop-Up Event

Get ready for Not Just Another East London Pop-Up, curated by Bella Cruickshank and Jo Aspin and featuring talented illustrators, artists, jewellery and ceramic designers.

Sat 3rd December 2011 – Sun 4th December 2011

3 Fournier Street, London E1 6QE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


East London Design Show 2011

Discover the best of up and coming designer talent alongside some more established favourites. Perfect for splashing that Christmas cash!

Fri 2nd December 2011 – Sun 4th December 2011

Shoreditch Town Hall, 380 Old Street, London EC1V 9LT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Horace Panter: Robots, Saints & (Extra) Ordinary People at The Strand Gallery

The Specials' bassist Horace Panter presents his first solo art show: featuring icons of the everyday world.

Tue 22nd November 2011 – Sat 3rd December 2011

The Strand Gallery, 32 John Adam Street, London WC2N 6BP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Egaku and Smile Christmas Charity Art Fair at Designersblock

The good folks behind Egaku and Smile Japan present a fundraising Christmas fair with some brilliant contributions.

Thu 1st December 2011 – 09:30pm

Designersblock. 
32 Cremer St, 
London
 E2 8HD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Damien Barlow Papercuts at Just So Art

Talented new graduate Damien Barlow shows a series of eight new papercuts at Just So Art.

Thu 13th October 2011 – Wed 30th November 2011

Just So Art, Unit 102, Ground Floor, Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 0QH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Helen Gorrill: DEICIDE exhibition at Degree Art

Helen Gorrill presents DEICIDE, the result of four years investigative research into feminism and theology. And I've contributed!

Thu 3rd November 2011 – Mon 28th November 2011

Degree Art, 12a Vyner Street,
London E2 9DG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Bust Magazine Christmas Craftacular 2011

The Bust Magazine Christmas Craftacular returns for the third year in 2011, with the likes of Tatty Devine and Rob Ryan joined by The Make Lounge and The Create Place.

Sun 27th November 2011 – 06:00pm

York Hall, 5-15 Old Ford Road, London E2 9PJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Made in Clerkenwell – Winter Open Studios 2011

Discover the crafts, jewellery and homewares of more than 100 UK designers and take a behind-the-scenes peak at two historic buildings.

Thu 24th November 2011 – Sun 27th November 2011

Craft Central, 21 Clerkenwell Green, London EC1R 0DX and
33-35 St John’s Square, London EC1M 4DS

Written by Caitlin Sinclair

Category: Art


Cockpit Arts Open Studios Christmas 2011

Cockpit Arts opens its doors for the festive season with this event to showcase the work of 50 designer-makers.

Fri 25th November 2011 – Sun 27th November 2011

Cockpit Arts, Cockpit Yard, Northington Street, London, WC1N 2NP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Curio presents Specimen at The Dead Dolls Club

New work from illustrators Jennie Webber, Polly Alizarin Harvey and Rebecca Hissocks.

Sun 6th November 2011 – Sun 27th November 2011

The Dead Dolls Club, 145 Well Street, London, E9 7LJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


SHOP Magazine Cover Illustrations at Kemistry Gallery

A beautiful selection of illustrations as seen on the cover of SHOP Magazine. With prints for sale in aid of Kids Company.

Mon 21st November 2011 – Sat 26th November 2011

Kemistry Gallery, 43 Charlotte Road, London, EC2A 3PD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Forest Within by Mia Nelle Droschler

Beautiful large scale paintings of wild nature inspired by a trip to the remote forests of Borneo.

Fri 21st October 2011 – Thu 24th November 2011

Arch 402 Gallery, Cremer Street, London, E2 8HD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Ghosts of Gone Birds Exhibition in aid of Birdlife International

A fabulous exhibition for a very good cause: make sure you get along, lend your support and help prevent further bird extinctions.

Wed 2nd November 2011 – Wed 23rd November 2011

Rochelle School, Arnold Circus, Shoreditch, London E2 7ES

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Carl Partridge: Relics Exhibition at Beach London

Come and see what CSM graduate Carl Partridge is up to now!

Thu 3rd November 2011 – Sun 20th November 2011

Beach London, 20 Cheshire Street, London E2 6EH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Drawing Crowds at The Stone Space

A new exhibition that explores the importance of drawing's immediacy in recording both the figurative world and the abstract unconscious world.

Sat 5th November 2011 – Sun 20th November 2011

The Stone Space, 6 Church Lane Leytonstone, London E11 1HG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Masks: a solo exhibition by Ben Newman at Nobrow

Ben Newman's solo show is inspired by totem poles, Constructivism, folklore, European Deco, bizarre creatures and colour theory.

Fri 16th September 2011 – Fri 11th November 2011

Nobrow, 62 Great Eastern Street, London, EC2A 3QR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Critical Tensions Design Conference

This week the tenth annual St Bride Library conference returns, with a host of speakers from across the world of design. And I'm speaking at it!

Thu 10th November 2011 – Fri 11th November 2011

St Bride Foundation, Bride Lane, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8EQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Unbound by Francisca Prieto

Old books are recycled and reconfigured into new landscapes via the use of origami techniques. The results are eerily beautiful.

Tue 11th October 2011 – Sat 5th November 2011

Jagged Art, 28A, Devonshire Street (off Marylebone High Street), London W1G 6PS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Serge Seidlitz: Serge Vs Spaceship Earth

An exhibition of work from illustrator Serge Seidlitz, including limited edition t-shirts, rugs and a bespoke upholstered chair.

Mon 24th October 2011 – Fri 4th November 2011

The Coningsby Gallery, 30 Tottenham Street, London W1T 4RJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


2Faced Dance present In The Dust at The Place

A brand new triple bill from 2Faced Dance features some great contemporary dance talent.

Mon 31st October 2011 – Tue 1st November 2011

The Place, Robin Howard Dance Theatre, 17 Duke’s Road, London WC1H 9PY

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Happy Halloween at Maiden with East End Prints

Join East End Prints in Maiden for a Happy Halloween exhibition....

Thu 6th October 2011 – Mon 31st October 2011

MAIDEN, 188 Shoreditch High Street, London E1 6HU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Origin by Stuart Whitton

Amelia's Magazine contributor Stuart Whitton launches his debut solo exhibition.

Thu 6th October 2011 – Mon 31st October 2011

Exposure Gallery, 22-23 Little Portland Street, London W1W 8BU

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Jerwood Drawing Prize 2011

Wonderful drawings from winners Gary Lawrence, Jessie Brennan and student Kristian Fletcher. Plus lots lots more.

Wed 14th September 2011 – Sun 30th October 2011

Jerwood Space, 171 Union Street, London, SE1 0LN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Landfill Library Cafe at Wilton's Cafe

Join Landfill Editions for a celebration of the launch of eight new books from some fab artists.

Wed 5th October 2011 – Sun 30th October 2011

Wilton's Cafe, 63 Wilton Way, London E8 1BG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


London Anarchist Bookfair 2011

The London Anarchist Bookfair is the best place for independent thinkers who want to challenge the system. Make sure you drop by this weekend.

Sat 22nd October 2011 – 07:00pm

Queen Mary’s, University of London, 327 Mile End Road, London E1 4NS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Doug Jones: Caeteris Paribus

An intriguing exhibition that fuses traditional craft with modern forms of art: what are the issues of equality that affect Britain today?

Thu 8th September 2011 – Fri 21st October 2011

ASC Gallery, Erlang House, 128 Blackfriars Road, London SE1 8EQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Johan Creten at Frieze Sculpture Park

Paris based bronze and ceramic sculptor Johan Creten shows alongside other top artists such as Gavin Turk at the Frieze Sculpture Park. Free to the public

Thu 13th October 2011 – Sun 16th October 2011

English Gardens, Inner Circle, Regents Park, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Gabby Young and Other Animals at Koko

Join Gabby Young and Other Animals for her biggest headlining show to date... with plenty of special guests and exclusive previews of tracks from her new album.

Thu 13th October 2011 – 10:00pm

KOKO, 1a Camden High Street, Camden, London NW1 7JE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Tom de Freston: On Falling

The new exhibition from Contemporary History Painter Tom de Freston should appeal to illustrators and art lovers alike.

Mon 19th September 2011 – Sun 9th October 2011

Breese Little, 20 Clerkenwell Green, Islington, London, EC1R 0DP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Renegade Craft Fair in London

The US based Renegade Craft Fair crew are in London for the very first time - bringing you the best in indie craft and design.

Sat 8th October 2011 – Sun 9th October 2011

The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Prick Your Finger and Amy Twigger Holroyd present Stitch Hacking

Prick Your Finger and Amy Twigger Holroyd present Stitch Hacking exhibition and workshops.

Fri 7th October 2011 – Sat 8th October 2011

Prick Your Finger, 260 Globe Road, Bethnal Green, London E2 0JD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Sonic Cinema: King Kong rescored live by Rob Da Bank

PrettyFresh and the BFI Southbank present Sonic Cinema, featuring a live rescore of the silent classic King Kong by Rob Da Bank.

Fri 7th October 2011 – 11:59pm

BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London, SE1 8XT

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Wool Modern Exhibition

A new exhibition celebrates the design potential of wool.

Fri 9th September 2011 – Wed 28th September 2011

La Galleria, 5b Pall Mall, Westminster, London, SW1Y 4UY

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Kate Jenkins: Kate's Crochet Market at Rebecca Hossack Gallery

Wonderful crocheted artwork from Kate Jenkins: featuring moustached french fries, bowler-hatted mexican chillies and glittery sequinned sardines.

Thu 1st September 2011 – Sat 24th September 2011

Rebecca Hossack Gallery, 2a Conway Street, Fitzroy Square,
London, W1T 6BA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Rockcakes presents Platform Mixed Media Art Show

Sarah Meredith of Rockcakes curates her first exhibition of Brighton based artists. Plus news of her brand new collections!

Thu 8th September 2011 – Mon 19th September 2011

Brighton Fishing Quarter Gallery, Brighton Seafront, BN1 1NB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The National Gallery: Forests Rocks Torrents

Beautiful wild landscapes by some of the best European practitioners of the tradition. Barely seen in public before, let alone in the UK.

Wed 22nd June 2011 – Sun 18th September 2011

Sunley Room, National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Folding Knife by McBess

The Folding Knife feature new work from McBess alongside specially commissioned artwork from a host of friends.

Thu 4th August 2011 – Sun 18th September 2011

The Book Club, 100 Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 4RH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Flamingo Arts Project #1

A new exhibition celebrating contributors to Flamingo Magazine and featuring some faces well known to Amelia's Magazine.

Fri 26th August 2011 – Sat 17th September 2011

Betty’s Coffee Shop, 510b Kingsland Rd, London, E8 4AE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Simon Burton: Nowhere Men

A new exhibition from painter Simon Burton takes on the theme of hermits, both modern day and ancient.

Fri 9th September 2011 – Fri 16th September 2011

Arch 402 Gallery, Cremer Street, E2 8HD, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Truck Festival 2011

Truck Festival is now in its 14th year and it just keeps getting better and better. Read on for a taste of what to expect in 2011... including early news of a return to Full Moon Resort in New York State this September

Fri 22nd July 2011 – Sun 11th September 2011

Hill Farm, Steventon, Oxfordshire... then again at Full Moon Resort, NY, USA.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Diamond Mine: Jon Hopkins and King Creosote on Tour

Jon Hopkins and King Creosote will be bringing their live rendition of Diamond Mine to your ears for a brief period in September. Buy tickets now!

Wed 7th September 2011 – Fri 9th September 2011

Glasgow, Manchester, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Vostok 5 at The Outside World Gallery

For one week early: a commemorative exhibition about the dogs and other animals who were sent into space to further human good.

Thu 1st September 2011 – Wed 7th September 2011

The Outside World Gallery, 44 Redchurch Street, E2 7DP, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Alber Elbaz speaks at Mike Figgis's Deloitte Ignite at the Royal Opera House

Lanvin’s illustrious Alber Elbaz takes to the stage tomorrow as part of this year’s Deloitte Ignite Festival. As he takes a break from his duties at one of fashion’s most admired-houses, what should we expect?

Sat 3rd September 2011 – Sun 4th September 2011

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9DD

Written by Miranda Williams

Category: Art


Emmy the Great on tour

Emmy the Great goes on tour to promote her new album Virtue, out in June 2011.

Mon 6th June 2011 – Sun 4th September 2011

From Manchester's Sacred Trinity Church to End of the Road Festival.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Sarabeth Tucek UK Tour

Creator of the most spine-tingling album to land on our doorstep for some time, Sarabeth has just announced a string of UK dates and festival appearances. Put at least one of these in your diary.

Sat 30th April 2011 – Fri 2nd September 2011

London, Brighton, Bristol, Nottingham, North and West Yorkshire, Leeds, Glasgow, Manchester, Oxfordshire, Dorset.

Written by Cari Steel

Category: Music


Gazelle Twin: The Entire City Album Launch Party

Come see the live performance of Elizabeth Walling's stunning debut album The Entire City at this official launch party!

Thu 1st September 2011 – 11:00pm

Electrowerkz, 7 Torrens Street, London, EC1V 1NQ, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Coda: New Graduate Photography Exhibition

Meet some of the best new up and coming graduate photographers!

Wed 24th August 2011 – Wed 31st August 2011

The Strand Gallery, 
32 John Adam Street, 
London, 
WC2N 6BP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


GIRLS + ZINES at Tatty Devine!

Tatty Devine presents the best in homemade mags made by girls…

Wed 3rd August 2011 – Wed 31st August 2011

Tatty Devine, 236 Brick Lane, London E2 7EB

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2011 – Blood and Roses

Poorboy’s latest offering is a sensory journey which begins with a wedding, taking audiences through Edinburgh’s streets, across time and through the generations of two families.

Mon 22nd August 2011 – Sat 27th August 2011

St George’s West Church, 58 Shandwick Place, Edinburgh, EH2 4RT

Written by Caitlin Sinclair

Category: Art


Aime Howarth: A Diary 24th July - 16th October 2009

Artist Amie Howarth has been suffering from an eating disorder for the last 15 years. When she was admitted to hospital in 2009 she decided to keep a very personal visual diary.

Fri 5th August 2011 – Fri 26th August 2011

RICH MIX, 35 - 47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Edinburgh Fringe Festival: From The Dark Hills

A ground-breaking new play on the social unrest of 1984 in small-town northern Britain. A definite ‘must-see’ of this summer’s Fringe.

Mon 15th August 2011 – Fri 26th August 2011

THE SPACE @ VENUE 45, 63 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DH

Written by Georgia Takacs

Category: Art


Short & Sweet Film Evening at The Phoenix

Short & Sweet host an evening of the best new short films, with a chance to meet some of the directors.

Mon 22nd August 2011 – 11:00pm

Downstairs at The Phoenix,
37 Cavendish Square
London, W1G 0PP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Uncivilisation 2011: The Dark Mountain Festival

Uncivilisation returns for the second year, with a wonderful line up of speakers, workshops and music based around how best to face the realities of an age of global disruption and uncertainty.

Fri 19th August 2011 – Sun 21st August 2011

The Sustainability Centre, Droxford Road, East Meon, Petersfield, Hampshire GU32 1HR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Standon Calling 2011 in Standon, Hertfordshire

This year sees the tenth anniversary of Standon Calling, a wonderland festival in the countryside just outside London to the north west.

Fri 12th August 2011 – Sun 14th August 2011

Written by Ian Steadman

Category: Music


Wilderness Festival 2011

The first year for a new type of boutique festival that promises great music, gourmet dining, literary talks, wellbeing and theatre. From the folks behind Secret Garden Party and more.

Fri 12th August 2011 – Sun 14th August 2011

Cornbury Estate Deer Park, near Charlbury in Oxfordshire

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Vegas Gallery: Hello Carousel by Gemma Nelson

Colourful inspiration for illustrators and art lovers everywhere from this crumbling fairground themed exhibition in Shoreditch.

Fri 15th July 2011 – Sat 13th August 2011

VEGAS GALLERY, 274 Poyser Street, London, E2 9RF

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Micro Manufacturing: How 3D Design will change the world

Future Human and the Theatre of Innovation present Micro Manufacturing at The Book Club, exploring the brave new world of 3D design.

Wed 10th August 2011 – 09:30pm

The Book Club, Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A 4RH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Folk Music in The Urban Physic Garden

Consider yourself in safe hands as The Magpie's Nest and Folie à Deux serve up a delightful treat of folk, food and foliage in a very transformed urban space.

Wed 10th August 2011 – 11:00am

Urban Physic Garden, 100 Union Street, SE1 ONL

Written by Cari Steel

Category: Music


Les Femmes Sauvage by Crystalmafia at Sixty-Six

An exciting new project opens on 12th May 2011... a town house residency showcase of work by Berlin based Crystalmafia.

Thu 12th May 2011 – Thu 28th July 2011

Canonbury, London town...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


NEW! Beach London Editions on Cheshire Street

A brand new art gallery and bookshop from Charlie, formerly of Concrete. The opening exhibition features some great artists!

Thu 7th July 2011 – Thu 28th July 2011

20 Cheshire Street, Shoreditch, London, E2 62EH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Larmer Tree Festival 2011

One of the UK's longest running boutique festivals is a wonderful mix of music, comedy, street theatre, film and workshops for all the family. Why not join the fun?

Wed 13th July 2011 – Sun 17th July 2011

Larmer Tree Gardens, between Salisbury and Blandford on the Wiltshire/Dorset border.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


The Stinging Netil Art Mart Fair

A reasonably priced art and music fair from the people behind Organ Magazine. Should be a good one!

Sun 10th July 2011 – 06:00pm

Netil House car park, Netil House, 1 Westgate Street, London, E8 3RL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: Yohji Yamamoto at the V&A

A new exhibition at the V&A celebrates the Grand Master of Japanese fashion, Yohji Yamamoto

Sat 12th March 2011 – Sun 10th July 2011

The V&A, Cromwell Road, London SW7

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Fashion Bootcamp at the Centre for Fashion Enterprise

Your chance to meet with a whole range of fashion experts for a weekend of brainstorming that could lead to a £1000 cash prize!

Sat 9th July 2011 – Sun 10th July 2011

London College of Fashion, High Holborn, London WC1V 7EY, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Design Museum: Wim Crouwel, a graphic odyssey

Wim Crouwel is one of the most influential modernist designers, and his striking typographic work continues to inspire. A must see exhibition for anyone interested in graphic design.

Wed 30th March 2011 – Sun 3rd July 2011

Design Museum, Shad Thames, London SE1 2YD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibitionism: The Art of Display

The Courtauld Institute opens its doors to an ambitious curatorial adventure in the East Wing.

Sat 23rd January 2010 – Fri 1st July 2011

The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 0RN, UK

Category: Art


Paint it! Make it! Party for Japan from Illustration Rally

Illustration Rally brings you a fabulous fundraising day of illustration goodness, all hosted by The Book Club in Shoreditch.

Sat 25th June 2011 – 05:00pm

The Book Club, 100-106 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4XS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Beyond Ourselves at the Royal Society

Six contemporary artists present their art at ‘Beyond Ourselves’, running at the Royal Society until 24 June.

Wed 6th April 2011 – Fri 24th June 2011

The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


BOOM! Gackland takes Brick Lane

Wed 8th June 2011 – Sun 19th June 2011

Brick Lane Gallery,
196 BRICK LANE, E1 6SA

Written by Cari Steel

Category: Art


Two Degrees 2011 at Toynbee Studios

Arts, Activism, Climate and the Cuts. A week long festival to tackle all the issues. With work by a host of artists & activists including Cycle Sunday, Kieran Hurley, White Rabbit, John Jordan and Rebecca Beinart.

Sun 12th June 2011 – Sat 18th June 2011

Toynbee Studios
28 Commercial Street, London, E1 6AB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Sorted at East Gallery, Brick Lane

An illustration exhibition featuring friends of Amelia's Magazine including Jo Cheung, Eleanor Bedlow, Lucy Wragg and Thomas Leadbetter. Not to be missed.

Thu 9th June 2011 – Thu 16th June 2011

East Gallery, 214 Brick Lane, London, E1 6SA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Music: Best Coast On Tour

Ocean pop with a ginger cat!

Sun 17th April 2011 – Wed 15th June 2011

All over the world with a crucial handful of dates in the UK

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


Exhibition and book launch: Photographer Lina Scheynius

Photographer Lina Scheynius launches her third book of photographs this Wednesday.

Wed 25th May 2011 – Wed 15th June 2011

Mörel Space, 21 Kingly Street, London W1

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Helen Lang at Pedlars in association with Curate40

Helen Lang caught my eye at the Maiden gallery on Shoreditch High Street. Now you can catch her work as part of a new pop up show in West London.

Thu 5th May 2011 – Sun 12th June 2011

Pedlars, 128 Talbot Road, London, W11 1JA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Fearful Sphere by Sam Knowles

Metaphysics and the nature of the universe are core concepts of Sam Knowles’ first solo exhibition at the Simon Oldfield Gallery.

Wed 11th May 2011 – Sat 11th June 2011

9 Henrietta Street, London WC2E 8PW

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Boat to Row on tour

I've just discovered Boat to Row and they're ace. Now you can too: they're on tour throughout May, ending with the Moseley Folk Festival in Birmingham.

Mon 2nd May 2011 – Wed 8th June 2011

From London to Birmingham.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Bob and Roberta Smith: You Should Be In Charge

You Should Be In Charge is the new exhibition from Bob and Roberta Smith – performance, painting and installation that promises to “eschew definition” with a sense of playfulness and politics. Wowsa!

Fri 1st April 2011 – Fri 3rd June 2011

Work Gallery, 10a Acton Street, London WC1X 9NG

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


The Tallest Man On Earth Euro Tour

Go watch this Swedish wonder play his beautiful music, he's touring Europe this spring.

Wed 18th May 2011 – Wed 1st June 2011

Europe

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


Primavera Sound 2011

This year Primavera Sound turns 11 and I think it just might just be the best music festival in the world. Look out for my ensuing review. Here's what you need to know.

Thu 26th May 2011 – Sun 29th May 2011

Parc del Forum - Barcelona, Spain

Written by Laura Lotti

Category: Music


Raw Print presents Nottingham Zine Fair

Check out some of Nottingham's finest zines this weekend...

Sat 28th May 2011 – 04:00pm

Station Street, Nottingham, NG2 3AJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


6 Day Riot on Tour

Watch the band that played at Amelia's book launch party this January. Do it - for they are fabulous.

Tue 8th February 2011 – Sat 28th May 2011

Scotland, London etc.

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


Brainlove Festival 2011

For 2011 Brainlove Festival returns to the Brixton Windmill with a fabulous line up of grassroots indie sounds. Will you be at this all dayer?

Sat 28th May 2011

Windmill Brixton, 22 Blenheim Gardens, Brixton, London SW2 4BZ

Written by Richard Pearmain

Category: Music


A Canterbury Trail - free mini arts festival

Music, arts, crafts, a strong community spirit, and a giant feast at the end of the evening. Sounds superb.

Sat 28th May 2011

Various locations in and around Canterbury.

Written by Cari Steel

Category: Art


Music: Alessi's Ark on Tour

Singer/songwriter + band, Alessi's Ark are on tour!

Wed 18th May 2011 – Fri 27th May 2011

UK

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


Dry the River headline Bush Hall

The utterly fabulous Dry the River headline a gig at Bush Hall in West London. Not to be missed.

Wed 25th May 2011 – 11:30pm

Bush Hall, 310 Uxbridge Road, London, W12 7LJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Cory Arcangel: Beat the Champ

The Curve presents Various Self Playing Bowling Games at the Barbican. An amazing installation from a leading media artist.

Thu 10th February 2011 – Sun 22nd May 2011

The Curve, Barbican Centre
Silk Street, London
EC2Y 8DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Laurie Anderson, Trisha Brown, Gordon Matta-Clark, Pioneers of the Downtown Scene, New York 1970s

Performance artist and musician Laurie Anderson, choreographer Trisha Brown and artist Gordon Matta-Clark were friends and collaborators on the New York scene. This exhibition traces the development of their art during the 1970s

Thu 3rd March 2011 – Sun 22nd May 2011

Barbican Art Gallery, Barbican Centre Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Wood Festival at Braziers Park 2011

Wood Festival is the smaller sustainable sibling of Truck Festival. In 2011 it returns for the fourth time with a wonderful line up, all powered by renewable energy. I can't wait!

Fri 20th May 2011 – Sun 22nd May 2011

Braziers Park, Ipsden, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, OX10 6AN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Stag & Dagger 2011

The Stag & Dagger returns to Shoreditch for the fourth year in a row... here's what to expect

Thu 19th May 2011 – Fri 20th May 2011

All around Shoreditch, East Londinium.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Alex Winston On Tour

Talented pop from America, touring the UK. Uplifting, girlie, fun - spectacular voice. We like.

Tue 10th May 2011 – Fri 20th May 2011

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


Music: Big Deal on Tour

East London, guitar pop duo on tour

Sat 30th April 2011 – Thu 19th May 2011

The UK

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


Just Do It Film Subvertising Art Auction on Ebay

Help Just Do It get into as many cinemas as possible. Why? Because it's a totally independent film about activism that is being made by some wonderful and dedicated people. Plus my arse is in it x

Tue 3rd May 2011 – Thu 19th May 2011

Ebay, worldwide

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


‘Values’ illustration exhibition by Zoë Barker

The ethics of shopping and the changing High Street are in the spotlight at artist Zoë Barker's exhibition.

Fri 4th March 2011 – Mon 16th May 2011

Department of Coffee and Social Affairs, 14-16 Leather Lane, EC1N 7SU

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Way of the Morris UK Premiere at the Barbican

Join Tim Plester and friends for the UK premiere of Way of the Morris, a wonderfully warm look at a traditional English way of life.

Sun 15th May 2011 – 05:00pm

Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London
EC2Y 8DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Susan Hiller at Tate Britain

American artist Susan Hiller works in a variety of artistic mediums designed to alter moods and perceptions.

Tue 1st February 2011 – Sun 15th May 2011

Tate Britain, Millbank, London, SW1P 4RG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland

The fourth edition of Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland takes place in the textile capital of Łódź, and I'll be visiting to check out all the best new talent for Amelia's Magazine. Watch this space!

Wed 4th May 2011 – Sun 8th May 2011

Łódź - Poland

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Persona Arts Festival

The Persona Arts Festival is a contemporary festival with lots of discussions and workshops to dig your teeth into. It’s free, but make sure to pre-book.

Wed 4th May 2011 – Sun 8th May 2011

The Rag Factory, off Brick Lane in East London

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Curio at East Gallery

Pop along to East Gallery this weekend and discover the illustrations of Jennie Webber, Polly Alizarin Harvey, Rebecca Hiscocks, Ian Watson and Maria Vladimirova.

Thu 5th May 2011 – Sun 8th May 2011

EAST Gallery, 214 Brick Lane, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Lulu and the Lampshades - spring gig schedule

Hot off the trot of fab new EP 'Cold Water', fantastic foursome Lulu and the Lampshades are treating us to some live gigs too this spring.

Sat 9th April 2011 – Thu 5th May 2011

Birmingham, Bristol, London and France

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Music


My Big Fat Royal Wedding at Maiden

Yup! It's nearly the ROYAL BLOODY WEDDING. And artists everywhere can't get enough of it... but now for something different. A special pop-up selection of Diana and Charles memorabilia for sale at Maiden. Get in!

Fri 8th April 2011 – Tue 3rd May 2011

Maiden, 188 Shoreditch High Street, London, E1 6HU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Camden Crawl 2011

It will be a busy bank holiday weekend, this one starting on 29th April. After the (too-)much-talked-about royal wedding, on Saturday 30th April and Sunday 1st May get ready to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Camden Crawl. The festival season has offici

Sat 30th April 2011 – Mon 2nd May 2011

Camden Town, various locations.

Written by Laura Lotti

Category: Music


Art for Japan from The Mill Co. Project

The Mill Co. Project are hosting an exhibition, art sale, market place and games day with music to raise money for Japan. Get involved!

Sun 1st May 2011 – 10:00pm

The Mill Co. Project, Lime Wharf, Vyner Street, London, E2 9DJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


‘Creative upcycling’ craft classes at the Papered Parlour

The spring schedule at Clapham arts venue Papered Parlour will turn you into a domestic godess (or god) in no time – making clothes, jewellery, quilts or even shoes!

Sat 5th February 2011 – Sun 1st May 2011

The Papered Parlour, 7 Prescott Place, London SW4 6BS

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Earth


Wonder Hill Market at The Miller pub

Wonder Hill Market presents a wide range of local Indie crafters, artists, designers and makers alongside a range of UK made sustainable and vintage clothing and curiosities.

Sat 30th April 2011 – 06:00pm

The Miller, 96 Snowfields Road, London Bridge, London SE1 3SS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Wedding and Street Parties Round-Up.

Tipsy vicars, jelly shots, bunting, croquet and cheesy music; Kate and Will's don't know what they're missing down the East End on Friday. Whether you are looking for a street party, or a traditional booze-up, we have the best venues to crash a wedding!

Fri 29th April 2011 – Sat 30th April 2011

Locations around East London

Written by Cari Steel

Category: Music


The Leonard Street Royal Wedding Party with The Book Club

Join the folks from The Book Club for a daytime street party that will turn into a right royal cockney knees-up when night time comes.

Fri 29th April 2011 – Sat 30th April 2011

Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London, EC2A, FREE Entry for all.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Barbican Garden Room: Anarchidinner: An Experimental Banquet

Inspired by the guest chef nights held at renowned 1970s artist-run restaurant Food, Birmingham art group Companis promise dinner with a performance flavour.

Thu 28th April 2011 – 11:00pm

Barbican Garden Room, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


påsk Easter Market at For Sale Temporary Showspace

A lovely little Easter Market, choc a block with hand made goodies. Within moments from London Fields.

Sat 23rd April 2011 – 06:00pm

Unit C, 9-11 London Lane, London E8 3PR

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Art performance: Edwina Ashton at Jerwood Space

‘Show’ is the performance art exhibition running at Jerwood Space on the South Bank – featuring Edwina Ashton, Jack Strange and Bedwyr Williams.

Wed 16th March 2011 – Thu 21st April 2011

JVA at Jerwood Space, 171 Union Street, London SE1 0LN

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


London Zine Symposium 2011

The London Zine Symposium is a must see for any young creative: full of independent creativity and inspiration.

Sun 17th April 2011 – 06:00pm

The Rag Factory, Heneage Street, London, E1 5LJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


The Craftivists and Climate Rush are crafting for fair train fares

The Craftivists and Climate Rush are taking a stand against excessive train fares, with bright red petticoats, jam sandwiches and train bunting...

Sun 10th April 2011 – Sat 16th April 2011

london, Brighton, Sheffield, Coventry , Birmingham, Bangor, Dorset, Leeds, Bristol, London, Manchester, Devon and Cornwall

Written by Hannah Bullivant

Category: Earth


Barbican Theatre: More Soup and Tart

An imaginative fusing of food, art and performance that is inspired by the Pioneers of the Downtown Scene, New York, 1970s exhibition currently showing at the Barbican.

Fri 15th April 2011 – 11:00pm

Barbican Theatre, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


UK Tar Sands Tour: Calling BP to Account – Tar Sands, Deepwater Horizon and Beyond…

The Alberta tar sands is the most destructive project on Planet Earth... and a year after Deepwater Horizon BP have decided to enter the fray themselves. Come find out more!

Tue 12th April 2011 – Fri 15th April 2011

Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Music: Cults Tour Dates

Cults: New York, 60s pop guitar & glockenspiel duo, now on tour

Fri 18th February 2011 – Thu 14th April 2011

London, Paris, America

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


Fashion and arts mini-festivals by Papered Parlour and V&A

The Papered Parlour arts venue teams with V&A Museum of Childhood for eco star-studded fashion and arts events this spring.

Thu 3rd March 2011 – Thu 7th April 2011

V&A Museum of Childhood, Cambridge Heath Road, London E2 9PA

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Earth


It’s your write! – writing and self-publication mini-festival in Bethnal Green tonight

Following the success of their ethical fashion event, the V&A Museum of Childhood and the Papered Parlour are putting on ‘It's Your Write: A Celebration of the Self-Published!’ - a mini-festival celebrating a new wave of DIY counter-culture and craftivism

Thu 7th April 2011 – 09:00pm

The Museum of Childhood, Cambridge Heath Road, London E2 9PA

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Earth


Papergirl Manchester presents Help Japan Art Sale

Papergirl Manchester invites you to take part in a sale of artworks to raise money for the Red Cross Japan tsunami appeal. 

Thu 31st March 2011 – Sun 3rd April 2011

Common, 39-41 Edge Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 1HW

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Croquet season start at Croquet East

Yes, croquet! Get down to Victoria Park on Saturday 2nd April and learn how to play – satisfaction guaranteed, surely!

Sat 2nd April 2011

Victoria Park, near Bonner Gate (2.30pm)

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Earth


Helen Lovelee illustration exhibition

‘Open your eyes, look around you and watch out’ – sustainability is a key message in the solo exhibition from Helen Lovelee. Opens this Thursday until 31st March.

Thu 24th March 2011 – Thu 31st March 2011

Green Lens Studios in Haringey: 4a Atterbury Road, London N4 1FS

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


'CUTS' at Space 54 2011

This weekend 16 illustrators take to their pens to join the protest against George Osborne's budget...

Thu 24th March 2011 – Wed 30th March 2011

Studio 54 Architecture, 54 Rivington Street, London, EC2 3QN.

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Category: Art


The AOI Illustration Competition: River Thames

Are you an illustrator? Then you really should get stuck into this competition to portray the River Thames, for an exhibition to be held in May.

Thu 10th March 2011 – Tue 29th March 2011

The exhibition will be held at the London Transport Museum.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Pick Me Up at Somerset House 2011

The graphic design and illustration exhibition returns to Somerset House for a second year running: here's the lowdown on what to expect.

Thu 17th March 2011 – Sun 27th March 2011

Somerset House, Embankment Galleries, Strand, London, WC2R, 1LA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Bath In Fashion

Bath will be hosting fashion exhibitions, talks and catwalk shows, including one at the Roman Baths.

Wed 23rd March 2011 – Sun 27th March 2011

Bath, UK

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Fashion


Bloggers for Japan

A sale and silent auction by fashion bloggers and their friends in aid of the relief efforts in Japan

Sat 26th March 2011 – 05:00pm

The Horatia, 98-102 Holloway Road, London N7 8JE

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


‘Field Work’ pop-up shop + ‘Weird Folk’ gallery this week in Spitalfields

Prints, knits, antiques, clothes, tools, artwork and oh yes taxidermy – these are among promises for the ‘Field Work’ pop-up shop and gallery this week only.

Tue 15th March 2011 – Sun 20th March 2011

65 Hanbury Street, London E1 5JP

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Liminal States by Alex Shepherd

Conceptual artist Alex Shepherd takes part in a creative residency at The Hospital Club in Covent Garden.

Wed 16th March 2011 – Sat 19th March 2011

The Hospital Club, 24 Endell St, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9HQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Cakes for Japan: Edible delights to raise funds for Japan

Help raise funds for Japan by attending Miss Cakehead's Pop-Up Shop at Maiden. All cakes will be Japan inspired.

Fri 18th March 2011 – Sat 19th March 2011

Maiden, 188 Shoreditch High Street, London, E1 6HU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Trevor Moss and Hannah Lou present 11 Nights Under Tin

Tomorrow evening Trevor Moss and Hannah Lou will present their Tin Tabernacle tour video at The Social in central London.

Wed 16th March 2011 – 11:00pm

The Social, 5 Little Portland Street, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Sideshow Stories and Acorn Press at Yarn Fest 2011

Part of storytelling festival Yarn Fest on 19-23 February is Sideshow Stories. From 15th February expect bearded ladies, carnival strippers, strong men and other oddities in words and pictures.

Tue 15th February 2011 – Tue 15th March 2011

The Social, 5 Little Portland Street, London W1W 7JD + various East London venues

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


I Like Trains and Napoleon IIIrd On Tour TOGETHER.

Both I Like Trains and Napoleon IIIrd have been beloved of Amelia's Magazine for many years. Their new albums both made my Best Albums of 2010. They're touring TOGETHER!

Wed 2nd February 2011 – Thu 10th March 2011

Brighton to York. Then a big gap. Then the Camden Barfly in London.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Tales from the bus stop: writing and drawing by Harry Malt

Harry Malt shares with us ’a monument to discovery, romance, ambition or lack of all three‘. ‘Until that day I love you anyway’, a collection of writing and drawing, runs at the Print House Gallery in Dalston until 7th March.

Fri 11th February 2011 – Mon 7th March 2011

Print House Gallery, 18 Ashwin Street, London E8 3DL

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Design Museum: Drawing Fashion Exhibition

Perfectly timed for the publication of Amelia's Compendium of Fashion Illustration, this promises to be a must see exhibition for anyone interested in fashion illustration.

Sat 6th November 2010 – Sun 6th March 2011

Design Museum,
Shad Thames,
London SE1 2YD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Tour: Vessels take on the UK & Ireland

Vessels embark on a UK and Europe-wide tour this February and March.

Sun 20th February 2011 – Sat 5th March 2011

UK and Ireland

Written by Gemma Milly

Category: Music


‘Beard and Wonderful’ illustration exhibition

All things beardy are the theme for illustrator Suzie Winsor’s first solo show, Beard and Wonderful.

Fri 4th February 2011 – Mon 28th February 2011

KK Outlet, 24 Hoxton Square, London N1 6PB

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Ute Decker & Linnie Mclarty’s Valentine Jewellery Pop-Up Shop

Sun 6th February 2011 – Sun 27th February 2011

Gallery 94, 94 Columbia Road, London E2 7QB

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Folie à Deux present Alt-Folk Night 2 - Tristram, Laish & Kristin McClement

After creating a delicious concoction of art and alt:folk in November, Folie à Deux are treating us to a second helping.

Sat 26th February 2011 – 11:00pm

Utrophia Project Space, 136 Tanner's Hill, New Cross, SE8 4QD

Written by Cari Steel

Category: Music


Photography exhibition: ‘New York Sleeps’ by Christopher Thomas

Christopher Thomas’ photography exhibition shows an abandoned, magical New York.

Wed 12th January 2011 – Sat 26th February 2011

The Wapping Project Bankside, 65a Hopton Street, London SE1 9LR

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Music: Nancy Elizabeth Tour

A small tour of four dates in the UK from the songstress.

Wed 2nd February 2011 – Thu 24th February 2011

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


Shadow Catchers: Camera-less Photography at the V&A

Five artists who create photographs without the use of a camera are celebrated in this unique exhibition…

Wed 13th October 2010 – Sun 20th February 2011

V&A South Kensington, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Art exhibition: States of Reverie at Scream Gallery

Seven artists present their daydream visions in ‘States of Reverie’, mixing photography, painting and sculpture.

Thu 13th January 2011 – Sun 20th February 2011

Scream Gallery, 34 Bruton Street, London W1J 6QX

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Exhibition: Descent of Life by Katie Brookes

Camberwell graduate Katie Brookes presents her debut solo exhibition

Wed 19th January 2011 – Fri 18th February 2011

Art Work Space, Lower Ground, The Hempel Hotel, 31 —35, Craven Hill Gardens, London W2 3EA

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Love from Darkroom...

Darkroom has teamed up with over 40 artists and designers to produce work that will raise money for Kids Company in the run up to Valentine's Day.

Tue 1st February 2011 – Mon 14th February 2011

52 Lamb's Conduit Street, London WC1N 3LL

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Activism: Hijack Valentines with the Craftivists, Tatty Devine and Josie Long...

In the run up to 14th February join the Craftivist Collective in hijacking valentines day and showing some love to your global neighbours...

Wed 9th February 2011 – Mon 14th February 2011

Wherever you are

Written by Hannah Bullivant

Category: Earth


123 Bethnal Green Road & ACOFI Ethical Fashion Pop-Up Shop!

For two weeks only, buy designs from some of the best ethical designers featured in Amelia's new book…

Fri 28th January 2011 – Sun 13th February 2011

123 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London, E2 7DG

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Lydia Shirreff, Animal, Vegetable, Mineral - Exhibition, Bristol

Artist Lydia Shirreff explores natural history and art in her Bristol Exhibition

Fri 21st January 2011 – Sat 12th February 2011

The Here Gallery, Stokes Croft, Bristol

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Art


Exhibition: Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion

A new exhibition celebrates the Japanese avant-garde like never before…

Tue 19th October 2010 – Sun 6th February 2011

Barbican Centre (Art Gallery), Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Handmade valentine: One day pop-up shop at Back to Basics

For one day only, Bethnal Green crafts collective Back to Basics will put on a Valentine’s-themed pop up shop on 5th February. Or you can get crafty at one of of the workshops, running in the weeks preceeding the heart-shaped day.

Sat 5th February 2011

29 Old Ford Road, London E2 9PJ

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Earth


Sea of Bees on tour in the UK

Sea of Bees was our very special find of late 2010. Now she's visiting our very own UK shores, so do make sure you catch her whilst she is visiting.

Sun 16th January 2011 – Thu 3rd February 2011

Tunbridge Wells to the Scala in London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Vintage fashion: Make Lemonade pop-up shop

Vintage e-shop and fashion blog Make Lemonade will be popping up in Euston for two weeks from 19th January. Expect customised fashion and jewellery from the up-and-coming brand, plus guest appearances from some of their favourite local designers.

Wed 19th January 2011 – Tue 1st February 2011

24 Chalton Street, London NW1 1JH

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Fashion


Outline Editions presents Into the Forest pop-up shop

A unique Christmas pop-up print shop, designed by Kate Moross and featuring very affordable artwork from some of the best designers around.

Thu 11th November 2010 – Mon 31st January 2011

94 Berwick Street, London, W1F 0QF

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: HIPSTAMATICS!

In the first of its kind, a new exhibition showcases Hipstamatic iPhone photographs…

Fri 14th January 2011 – Mon 31st January 2011

54 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9RG

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Music, Theatre & Fashion: The Irrepressibles + Gabby Young & Other Animals

A fashion & music performance at The Barbican

Sat 29th January 2011

The Barbican, London

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


123 Bethnal Green Road presents the Pick 'n' Mix Vintage Sale!

The world's biggest jumble sale is back!

Sat 8th January 2011 – Fri 28th January 2011

First floor, 123 Bethnal Green Road, London E2 7DG

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Julian Sayarer and This Is Not For Charity present Eleven Stories

Julian Sayarer set a world record for cycling around the world, and now he's published a book full of his ideas and photography. Go check it out.

Thu 6th January 2011 – Fri 28th January 2011

Look Mum No Hands!
49 Old Street
London
EC1V 9HX

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Trevor Moss and Hannah-Lou's Tin Tabernacle Tour

Trevor Moss and Hannah-Lou made one of my favourite albums of 2010 - now you can see them on a very special tour of the UK's rare Tin Tabernacle churches...

Fri 14th January 2011 – Tue 25th January 2011

From Esher in Surrey to Kilburn in London, all the way up North and back down South.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Exhibition: The Balfron Project

Residents of Ernö Goldfinger's utopian living project take part in a new photography project this month in Bow.

Fri 7th January 2011 – Sun 23rd January 2011

The Nunnery Gallery, 183 Bow Road, London E3 2SJ

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


London Art Fair

The 23rd annual London Art Fair kicks off on Wednesday 19th January, showcasing 120 galleries presenting contemporary art.

Wed 19th January 2011 – Sun 23rd January 2011

Business Design Centre in Islington, London N1

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Carmen Dell'Orefice: A Life in Fashion

A new exhibition at the London College of Fashion celebrates the career of the 'world's most enduring supermodel'…

Tue 22nd November 2011 – Fri 14th January 2011

Fashion Space Gallery, London College of Fashion, 20 John Princes Street, London W1G 0BJ

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Carmen Dell'Orefice: A Life in Fashion

A new exhibition at the London College of Fashion celebrates the career of the 'world's most enduring supermodel'…

Tue 22nd November 2011 – Fri 14th January 2011

Fashion Space Gallery, London College of Fashion, 20 John Princes Street, London W1G 0BJ

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Exhibition: Diaghilev and the Golden Age of The Ballets Russes

A new exhibition at the V&A brings together a golden age of fashion, theatre and art…

Tue 26th October 2010 – Sun 9th January 2011

V&A South Kensington, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


The Eve of Tomorrow New Years Eve Ball

Cabaret troupe Boom Boom Club has teamed up with White Mischief to put on a spectacular new years party. Expect old-world grandeur, circus acts, cabaret shows, art installations, live music, DJs, plus a few surprises as we see in 2011.

Fri 31st December 2010 – Sat 1st January 2011

Secret location in London WC1

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Exhibition + Music: Dreamboat Records Vs Inkygoodness, Bristol

Fabulous collaboration of new and emerging artists with Dreamboat Records. Exhibition theme: Dreamboat.

Fri 10th December 2010 – Thu 30th December 2010

Start The Bus, 7-9 Baldwin Street,
Bristol, BS1 1RU

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


Pepino on tour

Catch the joyous sounds of Pepino on tour on these dates

Sun 14th November 2010 – Sat 18th December 2010

One Taste Festival at the Bedford in Balham, The Cube in Bristol and FREE at the Southbank Centre.

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


Gabby Young & Other Animals on tour

Gabby Young is coming to a music venue near you!

Sat 13th November 2010 – Sat 18th December 2010

All over the UK

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Music


Dry the River at The Nest, Dalston

The amazing Dry the River play a headline show at the former location of Bardens Boudoir - get your tickets in quick!

Wed 15th December 2010 – 11:59pm

The Nest, 36 Stoke Newington Road, Dalston, London N16 7XJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


The Book Club's Christmas Arts Fayre and Party

The Book Club celebrates a year of successful art shows with a very special Christmas Faye specialising in an unique selection of exhibition memorabilia.

Wed 15th December 2010 – 11:59pm

The Book Club, 100 Leonard Street, London, EC2 A 4RH

Written by Amelia's Magazine

Category: Art


Fashion in Film Festival

In a celebration of costume at the cinema, the Fashion in Film festival takes over four major London venues…

Wed 1st December 2010 – Sun 12th December 2010

Various London venues (see website for details)

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


East End Prints at Maiden in Shoreditch

Newly launched East End Prints takes over a floor of the Maiden shop in Shoreditch this weekend. Fresh, fun prints at a bargain, anyone?

Fri 10th December 2010 – Sun 12th December 2010

Downstairs at Maiden, 188 Shoreditch High Street, London E1

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Jaguar Shoes Christmas Arts and Crafts Fayre

Jaguar Shoes hooks up with some fabulous local artists to present their annual fayre, complete with mulled wine and minced pies. Get in.

Sun 12th December 2010 – 06:00pm

DREAMBAGSJAGUARSHOES
32 KINGSLAND ROAD
London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Johnny Flynn goes on tour.

We absolutely adore Johnny Flynn, and so should you... find out where you can see him live with the Sussex Wit in the next few days

Thu 9th December 2010 – Sun 12th December 2010

Written by Rob Harris

Category: Music


Charly Coombes and the New Breed

The excellent Charly Coombes and the New Breed are heading your way on a UK tour-don't miss out on their unique and heartwarming sound at a venue near you.

Thu 25th November 2010 – Sat 11th December 2010

All over the UK: Oxford, Glasgow, York, Leicester, Coventry, London.

Written by Willemÿn Barker-Benfield

Category: Music


Pop Up Shop: Braille Menswear

Run to Rivington Street and check out Braille, you've only got three days!

Fri 3rd December 2010 – Sun 5th December 2010

54 Rivington Street, London, EC2A 3QN

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


East London Design Show

Shoreditch is the place this weekend for prints and other artistic treats from upcoming designers.

Fri 3rd December 2010 – Sun 5th December 2010

Shoreditch Town Hall, 380 Old Street, London EC1.

Written by Jessica Furseth

Category: Art


Eco Design Christmas Fair: Islington, London

Fancy buying something sustainable for Christmas this year? Looks like this is the place for you...

Sat 4th December 2010 – Sun 5th December 2010

Assembly Hall
Islington Town Hall
Upper Street
Islington
N1 2UD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Kotki Dwa's Polishing Paper Cutting Workshop

Join indie band Kotki Dwa for a free workshop at the Topolski Century Gallery on the South Bank. Wycinanki Wonderland is perfect for the whole family

Sat 4th December 2010 – 04:00pm

Topolski Century
150-152 Hungerford Arches
South Bank, London SE1 8XU

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


The Idol Hours at London Miles Gallery

A new group show in West London promise to show off some real talent, including the work of Nom Kinnear King, former contributor to Amelia's Magazine.

Fri 12th November 2010 – Wed 1st December 2010

Westbourne Studios.
242 Acklam Road, Unit 303.
London. W10 5JJ

Written by Gareth Ackland

Category: Art


Exhibition: Miasmas at the ASC Gallery

The first exhibition from a major new gallery housed in the old South Bank University features an eclectic mix of artists.

Wed 6th October 2010 – Tue 30th November 2010

Erlang House,
128 Blackfriars Road,
London SE1 8EQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: 400 Women

A new colossal exhibition aims to bring attention to the devastating murders of over 400 Mexican women

Fri 12th November 2010 – Sun 28th November 2010

Shoreditch Town Hall Basement, 380 Old Street, London EC1V 9LT

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Photography Exhibition: Small Things

A new exhibition of photography by Bella Fenning, Amy Gwatkin, Anni Collinge and Anna Leader

Fri 5th November 2010 – Sun 28th November 2010

67a Dalston Lane
London
E8 2NG

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Category: Art


Bust Magazine Christmas Craftacular Fair

The London Bust Craftacular returns for the 5th year. Featuring loads of great stalls and offerings from Amelia's Mag faves Prick Your Finger and Tatty Devine.

Sun 28th November 2010 – 06:00pm

York Hall, 5-15 Old Ford Road
Bethnal Green, London, E2 9PJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Bellowhead on tour.

Bellowhead, an eleven piece folk band guaranteed to add bounce to your evening...

Wed 10th November 2010 – Sun 28th November 2010

Bristol to Ipswich, and many places in between.

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


Utrophia Project Space Presents: Folie á Deux

Welcome to Folie à Deux's first visual arts exhibition: "I have a strange kind of feeling and I just can't place it - "

Thu 11th November 2010 – Sun 28th November 2010

Utrophia Project Space, 136 Tanners Hill, London SE8 4QD

Category: Art


Seven Dials Shopping Evening!

Get 20% off at Seven Dials in Covent Garden this Thursday at some wonderful shops…

Thu 25th November 2010 – 09:00pm

Seven Dials, Covent Garden, London

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Kotki Dwa live in London

Kotki Dwa make their comeback at a few gigs this week, including one alongside the excellent Still Corners.

Sat 20th November 2010 – Thu 25th November 2010

The Stag's Head and The Lexington, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Speedarting at Stone Horse Paper Cow

Match-making you with your perfect piece of art. Meet the artists, have fun and find a treasure just in time for Christmas.

Wed 24th November 2010 – 10:00pm

Stone Horse Paper Cow, 128-140 Bishopsgate, London

Written by Gemma Milly

Category: Art


This Is The Kit on tour

Catch the wondrous Kate Stables on tour with her band This Is The Kit, coming to a music venue near you.

Wed 10th November 2010 – Wed 24th November 2010

All over the UK

Written by Helen Martin

Category: Music


MADE 10: Brighton's Design and Craft Fair

Over 100 makers come to the Corn Exchange, Brighton to sell their wares at Made 10

Fri 19th November 2010 – Sun 21st November 2010

Corn Exchange, Church Street, Brighton, BN1 1UD

Written by Ursula Glitch

Category: Art


Katherine Tulloh: Hermetickal

Kathering Tulloh's vivid watercolours evocative of alchemical illustrations are currently on display at Transition Gallery

Sat 30th October 2010 – Sun 21st November 2010

Transition Gallery, Unit 25a, Regent Studios, 8 Andrews Road, London E8 4QN

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Category: Art


Alt: Folk Night at the Folie à Deux Gallery

As part of Folie's 'I have this strange kind of feeling and I just can’t place it…' exhibition, the Utrophia Project Space plays host to some of the finest new alt:folk music.

Sat 20th November 2010 – 11:00pm

Utrophia Project Space, 136 Tanners Hill, London SE8 4QD

Category: Music


Rob Ryan: The Stars Shine All Day Too

Rob Ryan returns with another stunning collection of whimsical paper cuts on display at the upmarket Dover Street Air Gallery.

Mon 1st November 2010 – Sat 20th November 2010

The Air Gallery, 32 Dover Street, London W1S 4NE

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


ARE WE HERE? A FESTIVAL OF PLACE

JONATHAN MEADES, ST ETIENNE, ARTWORK–MAGNETIC MAN, DJ YODA
MAD PROFESSOR, BOBBY FRICTION, ENGINE–EARZ EXPERIMENT, NASHA EXPERIENCE
SHAZIA MIRZA, LOEFAH–DMZ, GOLDIELOCKS, STEVEN SEVERIN, CHEF, PERPANATA
TONY TH

Wed 3rd November 2010 – Sat 20th November 2010

Various locations in Croydon

Category: Music


Landfill Editions Mould Map Launch

The lovely folk at Landfill editions are launching their first comic and narrative art edition tonight. Get on down!

Thu 18th November 2010 – 09:00pm

Concrete Hermit, Kingly Court, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Vessels on tour in the UK

Catch Vessels on tour around the UK.

Fri 12th November 2010 – Thu 18th November 2010

Leeds, Manchester, London & Bristol

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Our Broken Garden at St. Giles-in-the-Fields

I absolutely love the new album from Our Broken Garden; and here's a chance to catch the lovely lady live in London.

Wed 17th November 2010 – 11:00pm

60 St Giles High Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 8LG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Joe Worricker live at XOYO

You've read our Q&A with Joe Worricker, now catch him live in East London.

Tue 16th November 2010 – 11:00pm

32-37 Cowper St, Shoreditch, London, EC2A 4AW

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


OneTaste Festival 2010

Sunday's one day festival at the glorious Beford in Balham sees 40 acts over 3 floors and 5 stages. And all for £15!

Sun 14th November 2010 – Mon 15th November 2010

The Bedford, Bedford Hill, Balham, SW12 9HD

Category: Music


6 Day Riot Album Launch at Jazz Cafe

Come see 6 Day Riot for the official launch third album of On This Island on Weds 10th November

Wed 10th November 2010 – 11:30pm

Jazz Cafe, 5, Parkway, Camden, London, NW1 7PG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Exhibition: UPside

A new exhibition sees a number of illustrators, designers and printmakers come together to celebrate reasons to be cheerful…

Mon 13th September 2010 – Sun 7th November 2010

40 Exmouth Market, London EC1R 4QE

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Jerwood Drawing Prize

The long running prize for the best drawing, run by Jerwood Visual Arts. An absolute must-see exhibition for any illustrators and artists.

Wed 29th September 2010 – Sun 7th November 2010

Jerwood Space, 171 Union Street, London, SE1 0LN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Andrew Curtis: Wild England

Andrew Curtis' first solo show opens tonight at PayneShurvell from 6- 8pm

Thu 7th October 2010 – Sat 6th November 2010

PayneSurvell, 16 Hewett Street London EC2 3NN

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Category: Art


Craft and Design Fair: Handmade in Britain

This craft fair is in its 4th year of showcasing innovative designer makers.

Wed 27th October 2010 – Sat 30th October 2010

Chelsea Old Town Hall, London, UK

Category: Art


Harry Pye's Values: Sartorial Contemporary Art

Harry Pye's third solo show at the gallery features painting and multi media art. The gallery is open Weds-Sat and by appointment.

Wed 29th September 2010 – Thu 28th October 2010

26 Argyle Square, London, WC1H 8AP

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: Send Me A Postcard Darling

An exhibition of postcard-sized art, with a contribution from Amelia's Magazine contributor Gareth A Hopkins.

Fri 22nd October 2010 – Thu 28th October 2010

Red Gate Gallery
209a Coldharbour Lane,
London, SW9 8RU

Written by Gareth A Hopkins

Category: Earth



Horrockses Fashions at the Fashion and Textile Museum

Zandra Rhodes' delightful museum celebrates the rise and rise of the groundbreaking British label…

Fri 9th July 2010 – Sun 24th October 2010

The Fashion and Textile Museum, 83 Bermondsey Street, London SE1 3XF

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Exhibition: Flashier and Trashier

A new art exhibition in an unusual location celebrates weird and wonderful curiosities…

Tue 5th October 2010 – Sun 24th October 2010

St Pancras Crypt, St Pancras Church, Euston Road, London NW1 2BA

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


London Anarchist Book Fair 2010

The best place to catch up on independent thinking.

Sat 23rd October 2010 – 07:00pm

Queen Mary’s,
University of London
Mile End Road, London

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Native Spirit Film Festival

The Native Spirit Film Festival includes talks and live performances from indigenous people all over the world.

Tue 12th October 2010 – Fri 22nd October 2010

SOAS, Amnesty International Human Rights and Birbeck College - London

Written by Stephanie Thieullent

Category: Earth


NEW BEIJING: Young Painting from China at the Sesame Gallery

Amelia's Magazine first introduced us to Chinese artists in issue 6. Here's a chance to see the work of rising stars Chen Hongzhu and Liu Guanguang right here in London.

Thu 23rd September 2010 – Thu 21st October 2010

354 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 0PD

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: The Penny Arcade

An exhibition featuring Amelia's Magazine illustration favourite Zoë Barker alongside photographer Jonathan Cherry. An analysis of place and community.

Wed 8th September 2010 – Tue 19th October 2010

Westbourne Grove Church ArtSpace
Westbourne Grove (corner of Ledbury Road)
London W11 2RW

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Hell's Half Acre

"Hell’s Half Acre is a subterranean journey into hell as envisaged by a group of young, cutting edge artists. It’s a vision of our hellish society under coalition rule, inspired by Dante’s Inferno."

Steve Lazarides, Owner, Lazarides Gallery

Tue 12th October 2010 – Sun 17th October 2010

The Old Vic Tunnels,
Leake Street (near Waterloo station)
SE1 7NN, London

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Category: Art


Sipson Scrumping & Conker Championship

Grow Heathrow community garden is throwing an Autumn Extravaganza this Sunday with apple-pressing, chutney making and conkers galore!

Sun 17th October 2010 – 06:00pm

Transition Heathrow, Vineries Close, Sipson, UB7 0JG

Written by Joe Rake

Category: Earth


Frieze Art Fair 2010

An easy way to find out what’s new in the impossible and wonderful world of art is to visit the Frieze Art Fair in Regent's Park this week.

Thu 14th October 2010 – Sun 17th October 2010

In and around Regent's Park, London.

Written by Viola Levy

Category: Art


Hercules & Love Affair/Telepathe/Hype Williams

Frieze Music 2010 will present two specially curated nights of very different sounds, one of disco and a second of exquisite song from a singular voice.

Fri 15th October 2010

Debut London
29 Weston Street (Under the tunnel)
London SE1 3RR

Category: Music


Event: The Love Suicides at Sonezaki, by Chikamatsu Monzaemon

A moving Japanese animation and manga-inspired puppet show, showing at the East End’s prized venue, Wilton’s Music Hall

Mon 4th October 2010 – Wed 6th October 2010

Written by Kat Phan

Category: Art


Dan Mangan, the Travelling Band and This Frontier Needs Heroes

Mon 4th October 2010

Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen, - 4 Hoxton Square, London, N1 6NU

Written by Laura Nineham

Category: Music


Exhibition: Thesaurus: a treasure house of miscellany

Rob Flower's presents new sculpture, illustration and film drawings at Drawers Gallery.

Wed 15th September 2010 – Sun 3rd October 2010

The Drawers Gallery (underneath the Haggerston) 438 Kingsland Road, London

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Category: Art


Magic Kids, Allo Darlin' and Tigercats

Magic Kids, from Memphis Tenessee, will be supported at the Barfly by two exciting homegrown bands: Allo Darlin' and Tigercats.

Fri 1st October 2010

Camden Barfly, 49 Chalk Farm Road, London, NW1 8AN

Category: Music


The Irrepressibles and Simon Bookish

The Irrepressibles, playing with Simon Bookish: two of music's best kept secrets

Thu 30th September 2010 – 11:00pm

Scala, 275 Pentonville Road, King´s Cross, London N1 9NL

Written by Laura Nineham

Category: Music


Exhibition: No Place Else

New illustration exhibition in Bethnal Green featuring the work of our fabulous contributor Simon Wild.

Thu 12th August 2010 – Thu 30th September 2010

LCB Store, 121, Bethnal Green Rd, London, E2 7DG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Party for Pakistan

A group of musicians are getting together to play in aid of the Pakistan Flood Appeal, including Plan B, Killa Kela, Herve and Nero

Wed 29th September 2010

02 Academy Islington, N1 Centre, 16 Parkfield Street, Islington, N1 0PS

Written by Laura Nineham

Category: Music


Event: Branchage Film Festival

Putting Jersey on the cultural map!

Thu 23rd September 2010 – Sun 26th September 2010

Written by Kat Phan

Category: Art


Talks: Computer Arts Graduate Showcase Seminars

The leading lights of UK digital design take you inside the industry...

Thu 23rd September 2010 – 07:00pm

Cafe 1001, Old Truman Brewery, off Brick Lane, London, E1 6QL

Written by Amy Hughes

Category: Art


Vivienne Westwood Shoes: An Exhibition 1973 - 2010

A new exhibition charts the literal rise and rise of some of fashion's most famous footwear…

Fri 27th August 2010 – Wed 22nd September 2010

Selfridges & Co, 400 Oxford Street, London W1A 1AB

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Circus Bookazine Blogslam Event

Come along and see me judge a contest to find the best new bloggers! Should be a right old laff....

Wed 22nd September 2010 – 12:00am

The Rag Factory, 16-18 Heneage Street
London E1 5LJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Juncture 2010: Private View

Celebrate London's Creativity with Juncture's showcase of bright new fashion and textile designers.

Wed 15th September 2010

37a Camden High Street

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Category: Fashion


Bestival

Latest incarnation of Rob da Bank's annual bash on the Isle of Wight

Thu 9th September 2010 – Sun 12th September 2010

Robin Hill Country Park, Isle of Wight

Category: Music


Modern Toss Pop Up Shop

Modern Toss are opening a pop up shop in Brighton - hurry down for a load of "Shit-Naks" from the preposterous duo.

Thu 26th August 2010 – Tue 7th September 2010

Brighton Fishing Quarter Gallery. Brighton Beach 203 Kings Road Arches, Brighton BN1 1NB

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Maison Martin Margiela 20: The Exhibition

Somerset House celebrates two decades of the eponymous label

Thu 3rd June 2010 – Sun 5th September 2010

Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 1LA

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Design Museum – Urban Africa - A photographic journey by David Adjaye

David Adjaye documents new patterns of urbanism at the Design Museum.

Wed 31st March 2010 – Sun 5th September 2010

Design Museum, Shad Thames, London SE1 2YD

Category: Art


Exhibition: How the Vote Was Won

The climate change direct action Climate Rush was inspired by the actions of the Suffragettes. A new exhibition details what they acheived.

Sat 1st May 2010 – Sat 4th September 2010

Museum of Richmond Old Town Hall, Whittaker Avenue, Richmond-upon-Thames, Surrey TW9 1TP

Category: Earth


Illustrators/Designers - Gabby Young needs YOU!

Gabby Young and Other Animals are looking for an artist, illustrator or designer to work wonders for their forthcoming tour…

Mon 23rd August 2010 – Fri 3rd September 2010

Everywhere!

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Competition: Are you a Creative Tourist?

Creative Tourist wants you to show off your photographs and depict what being a tourist means to you…

Thu 26th August 2010 – Fri 3rd September 2010

Anywhere and Everywhere!

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Festival: Shambala 2010

Lose yourself at one of the UK's most creative, crazy and eco-conscious festivals.

Thu 26th August 2010 – Mon 30th August 2010

Secret site (information received on ticket purchase), Northamptonshire

Written by Amy Hughes

Category: Music


Tove Jansson at the Belgian Comic Strip Center

Love the Moomins? Then this exhibition is a must see for you.

Tue 2nd March 2010 – Sun 29th August 2010

Belgian Comic Strip Center, 20 rue des Sables (Zandstraat) B-1000 Brussels, Belgium

Category: Art


Lady Luck Rules OK takes her Trade Secrets and Jewellery Workshops on Tour

Leona of Lady Luck Rules OK fame is taking her Trade Secrets and Jewellery workshops on tour across the UK. Make sure you book a place at one of these fabulous events!

Sat 17th July 2010 – Sun 29th August 2010

On tour across the UK.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Aeon Festival 2010

A fun budget boutique festival held in the gorgeous Devonshire countryside.

Fri 27th August 2010 – Sun 29th August 2010

Shobrooke Park Estate,
Crediton,
Exeter,
Devon.
EX17 1DG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


In An Instant Exhibition by Eyebrow Productions

An new exhibition wants you to get involved… while enjoying live music and theatre…

Sat 21st August 2010 – Sat 28th August 2010

18 Shorts Garden, Covent Garden, WC2H 9LD

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


V&A Friday Late: Retro Hollywood Glamour

Celebrate the fabulous fifties and the glory days of Hollywood at this unique event…

Fri 27th August 2010 – 10:00pm

V&A South Kensington
Cromwell Road
London SW7 2RL

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Climate Camp 2010 in Edinburgh, Scotland

This year the Camp for Climate Action takes place outside the RBS global headquarters in Edinburgh, Scotland. Please do join us!

Thu 19th August 2010 – Wed 25th August 2010

Royal Bank of Scotland global headquarters, Edinburgh, Scotland

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Arthur and Albert Magazine Fashion Film Open Submission!

Budding fashion filmakers, step forward!

Wed 11th August 2010 – Tue 24th August 2010

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Exhibition: Cycling in London

the Association of Illustrators team up with the London Transport Museum to bring you the choice pick of illustrators talented at presenting the bicycle, in London.

Wed 7th July 2010 – Sun 22nd August 2010

London Transport Museum
Covent Garden Piazza
London, WC2E 7BB

Written by Jenny Robins

Category: Art


Festival: Sunrise Off Grid

From the team behind Sunrise Celebration, a festival weekend of workshops, talks and music dedicated to "making the transition"

Thu 19th August 2010 – Sun 22nd August 2010

Fernhill Farm, Mendip Hills,
Somerset, BS40 6LD

Written by Tiger Lily Raphael

Category: Earth


Festival: Vintage at Goodwood

A first of it's kind, Vintage at Goodwood combines the vintage lifestyle into 5 decades of entertainment encompassing music, art, film, fashion and more.

Fri 13th August 2010 – Sun 15th August 2010

Goodwood Estate,
Chichester,
West Sussex,
PO18 0PX

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Fashion


Fashion Illustration for Teenagers

Aspiring fashion designers or illustrators shouldn't miss this unique workshop with the FTM's curator…

Thu 12th August 2010 – 03:30pm

83 Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3XF

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Big Chill Festival

Headlining this years Big Chill festival are the ever exciting Massive Attack, the always entertaining M.I.A, and the final ever live performance by Lily Allen (apparently).

Thu 5th August 2010 – Sun 8th August 2010

Eastnor Castle Deer Park, Malvern Hills, Herefordshire

Written by Sophie Parker and Daniel Sims

Category: Music


Standon Calling. August 6-8th 2010

Tent Fairies bestowing drinks, swimming pools, murder mystery.... Standon Calling stays true to it's origins; a weekend long party filled with top music organised by mates.

Fri 6th August 2010 – Sun 8th August 2010

Standon, Hertfordshire

Category: Music


Little London Fields Festival

London's latest festival promises a fine line up of new talent in music and art…

Sat 7th August 2010 – 08:30pm

London Fields, Hackney, London E8

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Music


How To Attract The Opposite Sex (and more)

Art Seminars from Details on Request. Held by a curatorial team of East End artists and either free or costing very little.

Thu 5th August 2010 – Sat 7th August 2010

Various locations around Broadway Market, E8 and Dalston, N1

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Exhibition: Ben Branagan at House of Propellers

Good, Quick and Cheap is the latest exhibition from graphic artist Ben Branagan. The title is based on the criteria that an artist is able to apply to any one project.

Fri 9th July 2010 – Thu 5th August 2010

House of Propellers, Back Hill, London, EC1 

Written by Angharad Lewis

Category: Art


Fashion Illustration for Teenagers

Aspiring fashion designers or illustrators shouldn't miss this unique workshop with the FTM's curator…

Thu 5th August 2010 – 03:30pm

83 Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3XF

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Camp Bestival

Rob da Bank's other festival, the child-friendly, art-filled Camp Bestival based in Dorset

Fri 30th July 2010 – Sun 1st August 2010

Lulworth Castle, Dorset

Category: Music


Firefly Music Festival

A lovely new festival that takes place in woods 5 miles from Ludlow in Shropshire features the wonderful Patch William and Scott Matthews in the eclectic line up.

Sat 31st July 2010 – Sun 1st August 2010

Elton Hall, near Ludlow, Shropshire, SY8 2HQ.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Hackney Wick Flea Market 13!

The Flea Market is BACK, where you'll find vintage clothes, homewares and food stalls!

Sat 31st July 2010 – 06:00pm

Queen's Yard, Hackney Wick, London E9 5EN

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Friday Late at the V&A: Summer Camp

The Village Fête magically transforms into a weekend of wonderul workshops and creative chit-chats…

Fri 30th July 2010 – Sat 31st July 2010

The V&A, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Secret Garden Party

A festival that's more than just about the bands - they plant the seeds, and what grows is up to the attendees

Thu 22nd July 2010 – Sun 25th July 2010

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Category: Music


Truck Festival

One of the UK's longest standing independent small festivals, Truck ticks all the right boxes.

Fri 23rd July 2010 – Sun 25th July 2010

Steventon, Oxfordshire

Written by Cari Steel

Category: Music


Fashion Photography and Land Art Installation/Exhibition

Preview Thursday 22nd July 6-8pm
8-11 acoustic music featuring Jim Hutchinson and Patrick Daniel Morgan
Opening times Friday 23rd July by appointment, weekend 24th and 25th 10am-5pm
This will form part of the Cultural Olympiad activities at Trinity Buo

Fri 23rd July 2010 – Sun 25th July 2010

Electricians Shop Basement ~ 64 Orchard Place ~ Trinity Buoy Wharf ~ London E14 0JW

Written by Louisa Lee

Category: Art


Joe's - a night of live music

A free night of live music at The Royal George, London

Sat 24th July 2010 – 11:59pm

The Royal George, Charing Cross Road, WC2H 0EA

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Music


Exhibition: A Bright and Guilty Place at PayneShurvell

New gallery PayneShurvell hosts the work of 13 artists who have interpreted the notion of mapping and place.

Fri 11th June 2010 – Sat 24th July 2010

PayneShurvell, 16 Hewett Street, London EC2A 3NN

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Latitude Festival

The festival that's more than just about music returns with an even better lineup: not to mention Comedy, Theatre, Literature, Film, Poetry and Caberet.

Thu 15th July 2010 – Sun 18th July 2010

Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk, England

Category: Music


MessyMsxi at Candid Arts Trust Summer Showcase 2010

MessyMsxi is the amazing illustrator who created the front cover for issue 10, my final ever print version of Amelia's Magazine. She's rather brilliant, and you can catch her latest work at this exhibition.

Tue 13th July 2010 – Sun 18th July 2010

Candid Arts Trust, 3 Torrens Street, London EC1V 1NQ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


EJF Great Fashion Cycle - London to Paris!

Cycle from London to Paris in aid of sustainable and ethical fashion...

Wed 14th July 2010 – Sun 18th July 2010

4 days cycling, 1 day in Paris

Category: Fashion


Exhibition: Who's in Charge? from Spot the Tiger

Illustrations from 52 emerging artists, responding to the biggest social issues of our time. Including Luke James, former Amelia's Magazine contributor.

Mon 5th July 2010 – Fri 16th July 2010

Dreamspace Gallery, 1-3 Dufferin Street, London, EC1Y 8NA

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Art


Truck Festival Warm Up with Danny & The Champs + special guests

Danny & The Champions Of The World, Dog Is Dead, Trevor Moss & Hannah-Lou, Dusty & The Dreaming Spires kick off the warm up to the Godfather of Indie Festivals.

Mon 12th July 2010 – 11:00pm

Hoxton Bar + Kitchen, London

Category: Music


Rack and Ruin - Fashion and Schmoozing!

The Laden Showroom teams with Rack and Ruin for a night of fun, fashion and live music…

Thu 8th July 2010 – 11:59pm

Madame Geisha, 75 East Street, Brighton BN1 1NF

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Somewhere Sometime: A Showcase of Contemporary Illustration

A new exhibition celebrates young, up-and-coming illustrators for a limited time only!

Fri 2nd July 2010 – Wed 7th July 2010

214 Brick Lane
London
E1 6SA

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Tilt: A Pop-Up Exhibition

Interactive installations and photographers, artists and imagemakers come together at this weekend exhibition

Fri 2nd July 2010 – Sun 4th July 2010

1-3 Rivington St, London EC2A 3DT

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Art


Quilts 1700 - 2010

The V&A presents an exhibition dedicated to quilts, the first showcase of this kind.

Tue 27th April 2010 – Sun 4th July 2010

V&A South Kensington, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL

Category: Fashion


Event: War Child presents 'Army of You' supported by DJ Hero

The annual event championing the hottest new bands across the UK all in aid of charity...

Thu 1st July 2010

Cargo,
83 Rivington St,
Shoreditch,
London,
EC2A 3AY

Written by Kat Phan

Category: Music


Broken Social Scene

Multi-membered Canadian supercollective squeeze onto the stage for a night at The Forum.

Wed 30th June 2010 – 12:00am

Category: Music


Glasswerks at The Monarch

Indie and alt-rock from Curtains, Ambassadors Of Morocco,
Up and Spaghetti Anywhere

Tue 29th June 2010

The Monarch, London

Category: Music


Snake Mountain Revue - Monday Freebie

The Bara Bara Band, Tyler Graves, Harrisburg and Steve Ferbrache bring a touch of Americana and folk to this Brixton institution.

Mon 28th June 2010 – Tue 29th June 2010

The Windmill, 22 Blenheim Gardens, Brixton

Category: Music


Artangel's The Concise Dictionary of Dress

Fashion curator Judith Clark and psychoanalyst Adam Phillips present a unique and psychological insight into fashion

Tue 27th April 2010 – Sun 27th June 2010

Blythe House, London, W14 0QX

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Climate Camp at Glastonbury 2010: Timings

This year Climate Camp returns with the Tripod Stage, and we've got a fantastic music, poetry and comedy line up to entertain you whilst you find out more about why we are targeting RBS this year.

Thu 24th June 2010 – Sun 27th June 2010

Dragon Field, between the Craft Field and Shangri La at Glastonbury Music Festival

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Bloody Oil - Drum It Out!

Come join Climate Camp London in this demo against the The World National Oil Companies Congress, gathering to celebrate another glorious year in the industry...

Mon 21st June 2010 – Sat 26th June 2010

GRANGE ST PAUL'S HOTEL, 10 Godliman Street, London EC4V 5AJ

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Bella Union at the Union Chapel

Come worship at the altar of musical brilliance and watch an intimate showcase on a beautiful summers eve.

Thu 24th June 2010 – 11:00pm

Union Chapel, London

Category: Music


Cherry Ghost

The fast-rising alt:folk Northerners play a set at The Lexington before heading down to Glastonbury.

Tue 22nd June 2010

The Lexington, 96-98 Pentonville Rd, London, N1 9JB

Category: Music


Meltdown Festival Presents: Broken Bells

What better evening to head over to the South Bank and pitch up at the Royal Festival Hall than in the glorious last hours of Midsummers Night?

Mon 21st June 2010 – 11:00pm

Belvedere Road, South Bank, London

Category: Music


MACMILLAN'S BRICK LANE TAKEOVER:

Clock Opera + Three Trapped Tigers + Allo Darlin' + Eliza Doolittle + Kill it Kid + Erland And The Carnival + Cosmo Jarvis + Goldheart Assembly + more
play in and around Brick Lane tonight.

Thu 17th June 2010 – Fri 18th June 2010

London

Category: Music


Exhibition: El Ray

Oliver Cronk and Ben Westley Clark curate El Ray, a collection of yet unknown art students from an exciting variety of creative institutes

Fri 4th June 2010 – Thu 17th June 2010

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Category: Art


OneTaste at Koko

A completely unique music and spoken word special, OneTaste is a celebration of the finest musical talent. Come see what they have to offer.

Wed 16th June 2010 – Thu 17th June 2010

London

Category: Music


Rough Trade In-Store Event: Lonely Drifter Karen

Come down on your lunch break to a free gig courtesy of this very European Union.

Tue 15th June 2010

London

Category: Music


City And Colour

Premiering tracks from his new album, Bring Me Your Love, Canadian artist Dallas Green debuts a massive departure from his previous work with Alexisonfire.

Mon 14th June 2010

The Forum, Kentish Town

Category: Music


Transition Towns Conference 2010

The annual Transition Towns conference takes place in beautiful Devon this year. The ultimate networking event for all Transition initiatives.

Sat 12th June 2010 – Mon 14th June 2010

Seale Hayne, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 6NQ

Category: Earth


Exhibition: Unnatural Selection

The explosion of the Naughty Volcano prompted the curation of this exhibition looking at our relationship with the planet.

Fri 28th May 2010 – Sun 13th June 2010

Londonewcastle Project Space, 28 Redchurch Street, London, E2 7DP

Category: Art


Workshop from LLROK: Secret Techniques Revealed

Learn all about the materials and processes that Leona used to create her unique jewellery in these exclusive 3 hour workshops.

Sun 23rd May 2010 – Sat 12th June 2010

Superette, 66a Sclater Street, Off Brick Lane, London E1 6HR

Category: Fashion


Beyond BIBA at the Fashion and Textile Museum

BIBA founder Barbara Hulanicki will be signing copies of her new autobiographical DVD at the FTM this Friday…

Fri 11th June 2010 – 08:00pm

Written by Matt Bramford

Category: Fashion


Au Revoir Simone and Silver Columns

The Brooklyn trio bring their exquisite electro-folk melodies to London for one night only, ably supported by Silver Columns.

Thu 10th June 2010 – 11:00pm

Scala, London

Category: Music


Gig: James Yuill at the Hoxton Bar & Kitchen

Delivering a quintessentially English style of folktronica, James previews tracks from his new album Movement In A Storm

Wed 9th June 2010 – 11:00pm

London

Written by Cari Steel

Category: Music


Rough Trade Instore Event: Johnny Flynn

The golden boy of the indie-folk scene plays an exclusive and free gig at Rough Trade East.

Tue 8th June 2010 – 09:00pm

London

Category: Music


Merthyr to Mayo Solidarity Bike Ride

Come join this ambitious solidarity bike ride aiming to raise awareness of the root causes of Climate Change.

Sat 22nd May 2010 – Mon 7th June 2010

Methyr to Mayo, by bike...

Category: Earth


Thirty Years of Ally Capellino at The Wapping Project

Fashion brand Ally Capellino celebrates their thirtieth birthday at The Wapping Project

Tue 4th May 2010 – Sun 6th June 2010

Wapping Hydraulic Power Station Wapping Wall, London E1W 3ST

Category: Fashion


The Art Car Boot Sale

The zany noisy art car boot sale returns to the old truman gallery, dont miss your chance to celebrate art in all it's frivolity!

Sun 6th June 2010 – 06:00pm

Brick Lane Behind the Truman Brewery

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Category: Art


THE GREENPEACE HEATHROW CONTEST

Come Celebrate the end of the Third Runway with Greenpeace's exhibition of winning fort designs!

Fri 4th June 2010 – Sun 6th June 2010

Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, South Bank

Written by Sally Mumby - Croft

Category: Art


Burlesque Rummage Sale at Superette.

If you aspire to own some prime bits of burlesque outfit then get along to this rummage sale at Superette

Sun 6th June 2010 – 05:00pm

Superette, 66a Sclater Street, Off Brick Lane

Category: Fashion


Music Event: You Choose Jamboree

Deep inside East London, a rabble of happy folk exist, surrounded by bunting, cheap drinks and great music

Sat 5th June 2010 – Sun 6th June 2010

Category: Music


Hay Festival of Literature and the Arts

The ultimate festival for the arts includes environmental debates, film screenings and theatrical performances.

Thu 27th May 2010 – Sun 6th June 2010

Hay-on-Wye, Wales

Written by Amy Hughes

Category: Art


Gig: Mi Ami bring the noise to Bardens Boudoir

San Francisco's drum punk trio tear up Dalston.

Thu 3rd June 2010 – 11:00pm

Dalston, London

Category: Music


Official Launch of the Climate9 Defence Campaign

Show solidarity with the Climate9, who risk being imprisoned for taking direct action against the causes of climate change.

Thu 3rd June 2010 – 08:30pm

The Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS University, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Earth


Event: ‘Ballad Of’ Poster Party @ Last Days Of Decadence

An exclusive gathering of creative minds and artistic souls...

Thu 3rd June 2010

Last Days of Decadence, 145 Shoreditch High Street, London E1 6JE

Written by Kat Phan

Category: Art


The Memory Band perform music from The Wicker Man + Jack Cheshire + Klak Tik

Music from the cult classic The Wicker Man, but no Britt Eckland.

Wed 2nd June 2010 – 11:00pm

The Luminaire, London

Category: Music


Dot-to-Dot Festival

Fantastic one-day multi-venue festival returns for sixth year, bigger than ever

Sat 29th May 2010 – Mon 31st May 2010

Bristol/Nottingham/Manchester

Category: Music


Brainlove Festival 2010

Brainlove Festival is back for 2010 with a packed bill of pop oddities, new talents, breaking acts and cult stars.

Sat 29th May 2010 – Sun 30th May 2010

Brixton Windmill, Blenheim Gardens, London

Category: Music


Event: Portobello Rocks

A two-day art & music extravaganza to save Portobello Market

Sat 29th May 2010 – Sun 30th May 2010

20th Century Theatre, 291 Westbourne Grove, London W11 2QA

Category: Art


Uncivilisation: The Dark Mountain Festival

The Dark Mountain Festival invites artists, musicians and writers to consider how we will live with the possibility of a collapse of civilisation as we know it...

Fri 28th May 2010 – Sun 30th May 2010

Royal International Pavilion, Llangollen, Denbighshire

Written by Calum Ross

Category: Earth


London Zine Symposium

A must visit event for anyone interested in DIY culture and the sharing of ideas through zines...

Sat 29th May 2010 – 06:00pm

The Rag Factory, Hengage Street, London, E1 5LJ

Written by Amelia Wells

Category: Art


Exhibition: Mike Inglis at Axolotl Gallery

Mike Inglis presents Transmit, featuring his omnipresent Spaceboy icon, infused in work inspired by street culture and traditional iconography

Sat 8th May 2010 – Sat 29th May 2010

Axolotl Gallery 35 Dundas Street EDINBURGH EH3 6QQ

Written by Calum Ross

Category: Art


Gig: Sia at the Roundhouse

Sia is about to launch her new album We Are Born, and she'll be performing on a knitted stage - what's not to like?

Thu 27th May 2010 – 11:30pm

The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm Road, London, NW1 8EH

Written by Amelia Gregory

Category: Music


Single Launch: Laura J Martin

Laura J Martin celebrates the launch of her new single "The Hangman Tree"

Thu 27th May 2010 – 11:00pm

The Duke of Wellington, Dalston

Category: Music


The WilliamVintage London Sale

The most desirable vintage sale you might come accross, featuring rare Ossie Clark and Lanvin

Tue 25th May 2010 – 08:30pm

Number Six Fitzroy Square, London, W1T 5DX

Category: Fashion


Exhibition: New David LaChapelle show at Robilant and Voena

The king of trashy glitz ventures into the world of global politics

Tue 27th April 2010 – Tue 25th May 2010

Robilant and Voena, First Floor, 38 Dover Street, London, W1S 4NL

Category: Art


BIGGEST EVER Vintage Jumble Sale at the East End Thrift Store

The East End Thrift Store hosts its biggest jumble sale EVER

Sat 22nd May 2010 – Sun 23rd May 2010

Assembly Passage, Mile End, E1 4UT

Category: Fashion


Ethical Fashion Sample Sale

Grab yourself some ethical fashion with up to 80% off!

Thu 20th May 2010 – Sun 23rd May 2010

Shop 14, Truman Brewary, Brick Lane, London E1 6QL

Category: Fashion


Exhibition, Live Event & Journal Launch: Ctrl.Alt.Shift Presents Dear Diary

An ode to putting those lonely, lonesome thoughts to paper...

Tue 11th May 2010 – Sun 23rd May 2010

Exhibition: Gallery Seven @ Super Superficial, 22 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9LN

Category: Art


Workshop: Live to Create

Feeling trapped by consumerism? Want to unleash your creative spirit? Then this day long workshop is for you.

Sat 22nd May 2010 – 04:00pm

Time for Tea, 110 Shoreditch High St, London, E1 6JN

Category: Earth


Exhibition: “Every Little Thing” by Nozomi Inoue

Catch up with one of the illustrators featured on the Shelter Card Quilt, currently exhibiting in Clapton.

Fri 23rd April 2010 – Sat 22nd May 2010

Venetia's Coffee Shop, 55 Chatsworth Road, London, E5 0LH

Category: Art


The 2010 Stag and Dagger multi-venue festival hits Shoreditch.

The one ticket multi venue mini one night festival returns for its third year. Grab a ticket fast.

Fri 21st May 2010 – 11:00pm

21 locations around Shoreditch, east London

Category: Music


Fashion in Motion at the V&A: Osman Yousefzada

The latest in a series of catwalk shows celebrates Afghan-British designer Osman Yousefzada

Fri 21st May 2010 – 08:00pm

V&A South Kensington, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL

Category: Fashion


The Radio Dept live at Bush Hall

Swedish shoegaze-pop band, one of their country's best groups, coming to the UK

Thu 20th May 2010 – 11:30pm

Bush Hall, 310 Uxbridge Road, London, W12 7LJ

Category: Music


Workshop: Make and Mend.

Fancy learning how to turn your vintage finds into the most fabulous and stylish garments but lack the know-how? Then get along and Brush up your Vintage!

Thu 20th May 2010 – 11:00pm

Time for Tea, 110 Shoreditch High St, London, E1 6JN

Category: Earth


Tamikrest live at the Borderline

Touareg band come to London with their African roots rock.

Wed 19th May 2010 – 11:40pm

The Borderline, Orange Yard, Off Manette Street, London W1D 4JB

Category: Music


Flight of the Conchords live at the Hammersmith Apollo

Kiwi folk-comedy duo set to take London by storm, or at the very least by slight breeze with drizzle

Sun 16th May 2010 – Mon 17th May 2010

Hammersmith Apollo, 45 Queen Caroline Street, London W6 9QH, United Kingdom

Category: Music


Craft Fair: COLLECT

A contemporary art fair held for one weekend only at the Saatchi Gallery on Kings Road.

Fri 14th May 2010 – Mon 17th May 2010

98 Sloane Street Kensington, London SW1X 9

Category: Art


Exhibition: Chris Ofili

Catch the blockbuster Chris Ofili show at the Tate Modern whilst you can! Elephant dung ahoy...

Wed 10th March 2010 – Sun 16th May 2010

Tate Britain, Pimlico

Category: Art


Exhibition: Wouldn't A Title Just Make It Worse?

An intriguing mix of video art, installation, fine art and performance inspired by the work of John Cage.

Sat 24th April 2010 – Sun 16th May 2010

Central Reservation, 15-19 Stokes Croft, Bristol, BS1 3PY

Category: Art


Exhibitions: Culture24 presents Museums at Night 2010

Creatures of the night rejoice. The annual Museums at Night 2010 kicks off this weekend and looks set to be bigger than ever…

Fri 14th May 2010 – Sun 16th May 2010

Venues across the UK

Category: Art


The Great Escape Festival

Take a trip to the seaside for chance to see some of the world's best new bands

Thu 13th May 2010 – Sat 15th May 2010

Brighton

Category: Music


Left With Pictures live at Cargo

Chamber-folk group headline East London venue

Fri 14th May 2010 – 11:53pm

Cargo, 83 Rivington Street, London, EC2A 3AY

Category: Music


To Stay The Same, Everything Must Change: A talk at the Fashion & Textiles Museum

A talk to discuss the decor of ancient buildings…

Fri 14th May 2010 – 08:00pm

Fashion and Textile Museum, 83 Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3XF

Category: Fashion


Sketchbook Magazine Pop Up Shop May Schedule Announced!

Sketchbook Magazine reveals the next batch of creative and inspiring events

Sun 2nd May 2010 – Fri 14th May 2010

Sketchbook Pop-Up Shop, 10 Newburgh Street, Carnaby, W1

Category: Fashion


Grace Jones by Chris Levine

Lenticular artist Chris Levine works his magic with the image of Grace Jones, at The Vinyl Factory

Tue 4th May 2010 – Fri 14th May 2010

The Vinyl Factory, 51 Poland St, London W1F 7LZ

Category: Art


Animal Collective present ODDSAC at London ICA

Modern indie-psych group premiere their latest trippy endeavour.

Thu 13th May 2010 – Fri 14th May 2010

London ICA, The Mall, London, SW1Y 5AH

Category: Music


Alexander McQueen: Genius of a Generation (Book Signing)

A new book celebrating the genius of Alexander McQueen gets its launch this Thursday!

Thu 13th May 2010 – 08:00pm

1.10 Kingly Court Carnaby Street London W1B 5PW

Category: Fashion


Pressure Drop at the Wellcome Collection

Billy Bragg collaborates with On Theatre for this innovative performance.

Mon 19th April 2010 – Wed 12th May 2010

Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE

Category: Art


Visual Music

Wed 12th May 2010 – 12:00am

The Book Club, 100 Leonard Street, EC2A 4RH

Category: Art


Pavement live at Brixton Academy

Legendary 90s indie band reform for a new world tour, with support from an equally legendary indie group from the 80s

Mon 10th May 2010 – 11:00pm

Brixton Academy, 211 Stockwell Road, London, SW9 9SL

Category: Music


Brixton Permaculture Picture house presents The Real Dirt on Farmer John

Transition Town Brixton present an inspiring film about Community Supported Agriculture

Mon 10th May 2010 – 10:30pm

Upstairs at The Prince Regent 69 Dulwich Road, London, SE24 0NJ

Category: Earth


Silent City Collective present a Sunday Climate Change Documentary screening:

Films: Just Do It: Get Off Your Arse and Change the World by Emily James, Drowning by Carbon Hazuan Hashim & Phil Maxwell, Mauerpark by Francesca Weber-Newth and Sally Mumby-Croft and Natturra by the Tubby Brothers

Sun 9th May 2010 – 08:00pm

The Rag Factory, 16 Heneage Street London E1 5LJ

Category: Art


Doves live at the Troxy

British indie godfathers take their greatest hits on tour

Thu 6th May 2010 – 11:00pm

The Troxy, 490 Commercial Road, London, E1 0HX

Category: Music


The National live at Electric Ballroom

One of the most important bands in the world, on the edge of breaking into the big time, playing an intimate show at the Electric Ballroom

Wed 5th May 2010 – 11:50pm

Electric Ballroom, 184 Camden High Street, London, NW1 8QP

Category: Music


Pick Me Up: Contemporary Graphic Art Fair

This is a must see for all illustrators and designers: featuring work from many people we know at Amelia's Magazine, including Rob Ryan and Jess Wilson.

Fri 23rd April 2010 – Mon 3rd May 2010

Embankment Galleries, South Wing, Somerset House

Category: Art


LAVA Collective presents Bruno 9li at the Rag Factory

Bruno 9li, the brilliant Brazilian artist who designed the front cover of issue 09 of Amelia's Magazine, is in town to present his first major London show....

Fri 30th April 2010 – Mon 3rd May 2010

The Rag Factory, 16 Heneage Street, London, E1 5LJ

Category: Art


Camden Crawl

Sat 1st May 2010 – Sun 2nd May 2010

Category: Music


Hackney Wick Flea Market #9!

The Flea Market is BACK, where you'll find vintage clothes, homewares and food stalls!

Sat 1st May 2010 – 06:00pm

Main Yard Gallery, 90 Wallis Road, Hackney Wick, london E9 5LN

Category: Fashion


Exhibition: One Monkey Don't Stop

Thu 1st April 2010 – Sat 1st May 2010

Category: Art


Hayward Gallery and Serpentine Gallery present Conference: Deschooling Society

Thu 29th April 2010 – Fri 30th April 2010

Al Shishawi, 51–Purcell Room Queen Elizabeth Hall Southbank Centre Belvedere Road London SE1 8XX

Category: Art


Midnight Movies: BARBARELLA!

Fri 30th April 2010

Curzon Soho 99-107 Shaftesbury Avenue

Category: Art


Enhance Your Life With The School Of Life’S New Classes

Tue 12th January 2010 – Fri 30th April 2010

70 Marchmont street, London WC1N 1AB

Category: Art


Exhibition: Ali Hutchinson - THE MAGIC THEATRE

Tue 20th April 2010 – Fri 30th April 2010

85 Leonard St Shoreditch EC2A 4QS

Category: Art


Seven Dials (Covent Garden) Shopping Evening Bonanza!

Get 20% off at a range of stores in Covent Garden for one night only...

Thu 29th April 2010 – 09:00pm

Seven Dials Shopping Village, Covent Garden, London

Category: Fashion


Exhibition: Paper Eaters at Selfridges

Mon 12th April 2010 – Thu 29th April 2010

The Uberlounge, Selfridges, 400 Oxford Street, W1A 1AB

Category: Art


Alphabeat live at Camden Koko

Swedish indie-poppers return to shower us all with sugary beats

Wed 28th April 2010 – 11:30pm

Koko, 1A Camden High Street, London

Category: Music


Supermarket Sarah at Selfridges

See the queen of vintage fashion LIVE in London

Thu 8th April 2010 – Wed 28th April 2010

Selfridges, 400 Oxford Street, London W1A 1AB

Category: Fashion


British Sea Power live at Union Chapel

Epic band bring their fantastic soundtrack to the classic 1930s documentary Man of Aran to the Union Chapel

Tue 27th April 2010 – 11:30pm

Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, Canonbury, London, N1 2XD

Category: Music


Exhibition: The Drawing Board

Tue 27th April 2010 – 09:00pm

The Old Explorer, 23, Great Castle Street, London, W1G 0HY

Category: Art


Music: Laura Marling at the London Palladium

Talented singer-songwriter begins her tour of her latest album

Sun 25th April 2010 – 11:59pm

The London Palladium, Argyll Street, W1F 7TF

Category: Music


Exhibition: Null and Void

Thu 1st April 2010 – Sun 25th April 2010

69a Southgate Road, N1 3JS

Category: Uncategorised


Live Performance Art: Dress Rehearsal for a Stage Show Part III

Fri 19th March 2010 – Sat 24th April 2010

Category: Art


Ralph Dorey and Jonathan Lewis - Schwartz Gallery

Thu 21st January 2010 – Sat 24th April 2010

Schwartz Gallery, 92 White Post Lane, London E9 5EN

Category: Art


Exhibition: Gavin Nolan

Fri 19th March 2010 – Sat 24th April 2010

336 Old Street London EC1V 9DR

Category: Art


East End Film Festival: Life on the Olympic Edgelands

Watch a series of interesting films about the impact of the Olympics on the local residents of East London. Including a film made by Sally Mumby-Croft, ex intern of Amelia's Magazine

Sat 24th April 2010

Rio Cinema, 107 Kingsland High Street, London, E8

Category: Art


French Circus: Companie XY at the Roundhouse

Companie XY performance troupe come to the Roundhouse in Camden, with a blend of circus, acrobatics and dance.

Sat 17th April 2010 – Sat 24th April 2010

The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm Road London NW1 8EH

Category: Art


Music: O Children live at Hoxton Bar & Grill

Gothic-influenced electro-rock from London band releasing their latest single

Thu 22nd April 2010 – Fri 23rd April 2010

Hoxton Bar & Kitchen, 2-4 Hoxton Street, London, N1 6NU

Category: Music


Music: Caribou live at Corsica Studios

Genius electronic artist showcasing songs from his new album

Tue 20th April 2010 – 11:59pm

Corsica Studios, 4/5 Elephant Road, London, SE17 1LB

Category: Music


Exhibition: Sketchbook hosts John-Paul Thurlow

Sun 11th April 2010 – Mon 19th April 2010

10 Newburgh Street, Carnaby, London W1F 7RN.

Category: Art


T Shirt Party Party!

Join T Shirty Party for a night of fashion, art and music

Sat 17th April 2010 – Sun 18th April 2010

Dream Bags Jaguar Shoes, Kingsland Road, East London

Category: Fashion


Music: Record Store Day at Rough Trade East/West

Loads of free shows at the Rough Trade stores to celebrate Record Store Day

Sat 17th April 2010 – 07:00pm

Rough Trade East + West, London

Category: Music


Event: Live to Create

Sat 17th April 2010 – 06:00pm

Time for Tea 110 Shoreditch High St London, E1 6JN

Category: Earth


Fashion Illustration workshop by Gabriela Mot

Learn the techniques of fashion illustration at this free workshop

Sat 17th April 2010

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Category: Art


Tilt... (Electro night) at The Macbeth, Hoxton

Fri 16th April 2010 – Sat 17th April 2010

The Macbeth, Hoxton, 70 Hoxton Street, N1 6LP

Category: Music


Talk: The Trade Secrets of Lady Luck Rules OK

Thu 8th April 2010 – Sat 17th April 2010

Superette, 66a Sclater Street, London E1 6HR

Category: Art


Sketchbook Magazine Fashion Sample Sale

Get your mits on some of London's freshest fashion design talent

Fri 16th April 2010 – 06:00pm

10 Newburgh Street, off Carnaby Street, W1

Category: Fashion


Fashion Photography courses for girls by We Are Photogirls

Tue 6th April 2010 – Fri 16th April 2010

Varies - see post for details!

Category: Fashion


Carbon Conversations

Mon 8th February 2010 – Thu 15th April 2010

London (Highbury, Hackney, Waltham Forest, Angel Islington, Westminster, Lambeth and others tbc.)

Category: Earth


‘Getting Started’ Lecture with Amelia Gregory, founder & editor of Amelia Magazine

Thu 15th April 2010 – 05:00pm

Sketchbook Pop-Up Shop, 10 Newburgh Street, Carnaby, W1

Category: Art


Private View: Mutate Britain

Thu 15th April 2010

Cordy House, Curtain Road, London EC2

Category: Art


Black Manila Beach Parade (Rock 'n' Roll night) at Macbeth, Hoxton

Wed 14th April 2010 – Thu 15th April 2010

The Macbeth, Hoxton, 70 Hoxton Street, N1 6LP

Category: Music


Exhibition/Party: Dean Chalkley 'One Last Spin'

Thu 15th April 2010 – 12:00am

The Book Club, 100 Leonard Street, EC2A 4RH

Category: Art


Pig Pen (Live music and poetry) at The Macbeth, Hoxton

Tue 13th April 2010 – Wed 14th April 2010

The Macbeth, Hoxton, 70 Hoxton Street, N1 6LP

Category: Music


Wave If You're Really There at St Leonard's Church

Sat 10th April 2010 – 11:59pm

St Leonards Church, London E1 6JN

Category: Music


BP & Tar Sands: Climate Crime

Party at the Pumps: bring your friends, something to make a noise with, and a zones 1-2 travel card. Meet at Oxford Circus at 1pm for instructions

Sat 10th April 2010 – 06:00pm

Oxford Circus, then moving on to the final destination

Category: Earth


The Triffids live at The Barbican

Fri 9th April 2010 – 11:59pm

The Barbican Centre

Category: Music


Bobbin Bicycles' Sample Sale: Friday 9th April

Bobbin Bicycles in Islington have appeared in Amelia's Magazine many times, and my new Pashley comes from there...

Fri 9th April 2010 – 07:00pm

397 St John Street, Islington, London EC1V 4LD

Category: Uncategorised


Summer Camp live at The Lexington

Thu 8th April 2010 – 11:59pm

The Lexington, 96-98 Pentonville Road, London, N1 9JB

Category: Music



Club Night: Show Me Love

Wed 7th April 2010 – 12:00am

The Driver 2-4 Wharfdale Road, Kings Cross

Category: Music


Exhibition: Life in 2050

Thu 22nd April 2010 – Sun 4th April 2010

Proud Central Gallery 32 John Adam Street, London, WC2N

Category: Art


Stars and Sons live at Carnivale

Sat 3rd April 2010 – 11:59pm

Carnivale, 2 White Church Lane - E1 7QR

Category: Music


Blog Party no.1 at Big Chill House

Fri 2nd April 2010 – Sat 3rd April 2010

The Big Chill House, King's Cross, London

Category: Music


Gold Blood live at The Victoria, Mile End

Gold Blood is collaboration between University Lecturer Emile Bojesen and keyboard enthusiast Michael Anthony Wright.

Fri 2nd April 2010 – 11:59pm

The Victoria Pub, 110 Grove Road, Mile End, London, E35TH

Category: Music


The Count & Sinden - Mega Mega Moda night at The Macbeth, Hoxton

Thu 1st April 2010 – Fri 2nd April 2010

The Macbeth, Hoxton, 70 Hoxton Street, N1 6LP

Category: Music


SWAP-A-RAMA Razzmatazz Easter Thursday Special

Thu 1st April 2010 – Fri 2nd April 2010

The Book Club, 100 Leonard St, EC2A 4RH

Category: Fashion


Boom Boom 1st Birthday at The Bath House,

Thu 1st April 2010 – Fri 2nd April 2010

The Bathhouse, 8 Bishopsgate Churchyard, EC3

Category: Music


Beyond Retro Presents... Shop n Roll

Thu 1st April 2010 – 09:00pm

Beyond Retro, 110-112 Cheshire Street, London E2 6EJ

Category: Fashion


Exhibition: The Case of The Deviant Toad

Mon 15th March 2010 – Wed 31st March 2010

The Royal Institution of Great Britain 21 Albemarle Street London W1S 4BS

Category: Art


Pump Up The Volume at Visions, Dalston

Tue 30th March 2010 – Wed 31st March 2010

Visions, 588 Kingsland Road, Dalston, London, London, E8 4AH

Category: Music


URBAN CRAFT CLUB

Wed 24th February 2010 – Wed 31st March 2010

North Library, Manor Gardens, London, N7

Category: Earth


Exhibition: Art is Proof Press presents: All My Best Friends Are...

Thu 18th March 2010 – Sun 28th March 2010

Superette 66a Sclater Street, Off Brick Lane

Category: Art


South Tower Social - Old Carpet Gallery

Fri 15th January 2010 – Sun 28th March 2010

Category: Art


Peeping Tom at The Vegas Gallery

Thu 18th February 2010 – Sun 28th March 2010

Vegas Gallery 45 Vyner Street E2 9DQ London +44 (0)2030225850

Category: Art


Hackney Wick Flea Market Number 08!

Sat 27th March 2010 – 06:00pm

Main Yard Gallery, 90 Wallis Road, Hackney Wick, london E9 5LN

Category: Fashion


Hidden Cameras UK Tour

Wed 17th March 2010 – Wed 24th March 2010

Category: Music


Live Art: Jordan McKenzie at Scripturacontinua

Tue 23rd March 2010 – 09:00pm

23-25 Redchurch Street London E2 7DJ

Category: Art


Exhibition: Arae at 10 Gales Gallery

Thu 18th March 2010 – Sun 21st March 2010

Arch 10, Gales Gardens London, United Kingdom, E2 0EJ

Category: Art


Times New Viking Spring Tour

Wed 17th March 2010 – Sun 21st March 2010

Category: Music


So Tough! So Cute! (w/ Upset The Rhythm)

Fri 19th March 2010 – Sat 20th March 2010

The Buffalo Bar, 259 Upper St, London, N1 1RU

Category: Music


Exhibition: Cat Johnston at Concrete Hermit

Thu 4th March 2010 – Sat 20th March 2010

Concrete Hermit 5a Club Row, London, E1 6JX

Category: Art


The Gluts (Café Carbon) at Cafe Oto - band

Fri 19th March 2010 – Sat 20th March 2010

Cafe Oto, 18-22 Ashwin Street, Dalston London

Category: Earth


Dirty Business Film Series: Black Gold

Thu 18th March 2010

Human Rights Action Centre, London EC2A 3EA

Category: Earth


Nurturing hope in a time of ecological crisis - A talk with Jon Young and Paul Raphael

Tue 16th March 2010 – 09:00pm

Lord Palmerston Pub, 33 Dartmouth Park Hill, London NW5 1HU

Category: Earth


Affordable Art Fair

Thu 11th March 2010 – Sun 14th March 2010

Battersea Evolution Battersea Park London SW11 4NJ

Category: Art


ONE PARTY STATE at Barfly

Sat 13th March 2010 – Sun 14th March 2010

Barfly 49 Chalk Farm Rd, London, NW1

Category: Music


The Drawing Room and Animate Projects - Shudder

Thu 21st January 2010 – Sun 14th March 2010

Category: Art


Beach House UK Tour

Sun 10th January 2010 – Sun 14th March 2010

Category: Uncategorised


Scott C at London Miles Gallery

Thu 4th March 2010 – Sun 14th March 2010

47 Mowlem street, London

Category: Art


Going Underground: Explore the secret passages of London!

Fri 12th March 2010 – Sat 13th March 2010

Category: Art


Tal Rosner - Tenderpixel Gallery

Thu 11th February 2010 – Sat 13th March 2010

TENDERPIXEL GALLERY 10, Cecil Court, London WC2N 4HE

Category: Art


Progress Reports: Art in an Era of Diversity

Thu 28th January 2010 – Sat 13th March 2010

Rivington Place, London, EC2A 3BA

Category: Art


Red Bull Music Academy Present:

Sun 7th February 2010 – Fri 12th March 2010

Camden Roundhouse, ICA, Royal Festival Hall

Category: Music


Ja Ja Ja showcase the best Nordic bands around

Thu 11th March 2010 – 11:45pm

Tabernacle, 34 - 35 Powis Square, London W11

Category: Music


Ana Silvera live at Purcell Room, Southbank Centre

Thu 11th March 2010 – 11:00pm

Purcell Room, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, SE1

Category: Music


Hackney Green Women, first meeting of 2010

Wed 10th March 2010 – 09:00pm

Cafe Z, 58 Stoke Newington High Street, Hackney, N16 7PB

Category: Earth


Make a Pin Cushion with Emily Jo Gibbs!

Wed 10th March 2010 – 08:30pm

London

Category: Fashion


Pedalling for Primates - screening of 'Losing Tomorrow' using pedal power cinema

Wed 10th March 2010

The Old Music Hall, 106-108 Cowley Road, Oxford 0X4 1JE

Category: Earth


The Kissaway Trail Tour

Sun 7th March 2010 – Wed 10th March 2010

Category: Music


These New Puritans to Tour with The XX

Thu 11th February 2010 – Wed 10th March 2010

Category: Music


Artist Talk: Boo Saville

Tue 9th March 2010 – 09:00pm

Trolley Gallery, 73a Redchurch Street London. E2 7DJ

Category: Art


Camden Arts Centre- 20 Year Celebration

Fri 11th December 2009 – Sun 7th March 2010

Galleries 1, 2 and 3

Category: Art


Pawel Althamer and Miroslaw Balka- Modern Art Oxford

Sat 12th December 2009 – Sun 7th March 2010

MODERN ART OXFORD 30 PEMBROKE STREET OXFORD 0X1 1BP

Category: Art


7th Annual International Artivist Film Festival - London

Fri 5th March 2010 – Sat 6th March 2010

Shaw Theatre, 100-110 Euston Road, London NW1 2AJ

Category: Earth


Matthew Barney @ Sadie Coles

Mon 1st March 2010 – Sat 6th March 2010

Sadie Coles 69 South Audley Street, London W1

Category: Art


Roads at Islington's Old Queen's Head (new DJ night)

Fri 5th March 2010 – Sat 6th March 2010

Old Queen's Head, 44 Essex Road, London, N1 8LN

Category: Uncategorised


Gregor Adia - Gallery Adler

Sat 16th January 2010 – Sat 6th March 2010

Galerie Adler, Hanauer Landstrasse 134, 60314 Frankfurt am Main Germany

Category: Art


Ida Applebroog - Monalisa

Tue 19th January 2010 – Sat 6th March 2010

Hauser & Wirth New York, 32 East 69th Street, New York NY 10021

Category: Art


Dirty Business Film Series: Up the Yangtze

Thu 4th March 2010

Human Rights Action Centre,17-25 New Inn Yard, London EC2A 3EA

Category: Earth


Miss Kiki Salon Creative Brief and Exhibition

Mon 8th February 2010 – Tue 2nd March 2010

65-66 Frith Street Soho, London W1D 3JR

Category: Art


Green Peace Airplot at Poetry Night

Tue 2nd March 2010

Coffee and Corks, 13 Palace Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2DZ

Category: Earth


Blood Red Shoes @ Rough Trade

Mon 1st March 2010

Rough Trade East

Category: Uncategorised


Play It By Ear presents MAKE SOME NOISE in aid of the Consortium for Street Children

Sat 27th February 2010 – Sun 28th February 2010

The Monarch, Chalk Farm Road

Category: Music


Food, Inc

Fri 12th February 2010 – Sun 28th February 2010

UK

Category: Earth


Ceri Hand gallery - Spasticus Artisticus

Fri 15th January 2010 – Sat 27th February 2010

Ceri Hand Gallery, 12 Cotton Street, Liverpool L3 7DY United Kingdom

Category: Art


Losing the Plot: Hvass&Hannibal

Fri 15th January 2010 – Sat 27th February 2010

Kemistry Gallery, 43 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch London EC2A 3PD

Category: Art


New Brow - The Rise of Underground Art

Sat 20th February 2010 – Sat 27th February 2010

Project Room, Westbourne Studios

Category: Art


21 Things I Love - inspired by what we love

Fri 26th February 2010 – 10:00pm

Unit 41 / 42, 2nd Avenue, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW9 8PR

Category: Fashion


Yeasayer UK Tour

Tue 16th February 2010 – Fri 26th February 2010

Category: Music


Prosperity without Growth

Thu 25th February 2010 – 08:00pm

LSE

Category: Earth


Dirty Business Film Series: Yes Men Fix the World

Thu 25th February 2010

Human Rights Action Centre, 17-25 New Inn Yard, London EC2A 3EA

Category: Earth


Remapping Social Inequalities in the Age of Climate Change

Wed 24th February 2010 – 08:00pm

Category: Earth


Shockwaves NME Awards Tour 2010

Thu 4th February 2010 – Mon 22nd February 2010

Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Glasgow, Manchester, Leeds, Nottingham, Norwich, Birmingham, Cardiff, Bristol, Brighton, Bournemouth, Portsmouth, Cambridge, London, Belfast

Category: Music


'Kissed By' Lulu Guinness pop-up shop

Mon 8th February 2010 – Mon 22nd February 2010

65 - 67 BROADWICK STREET, LONDON W1F 9QU

Category: Fashion


Hardcore Rebel Bingo

Sat 20th February 2010 – Sun 21st February 2010

Category: Music


Leslie Guy - g39 If... Exhibition

Tue 12th January 2010 – Sat 20th February 2010

g39, Wyndham Arcade Mill Lane, Cardiff CF10 1FH

Category: Art


Double magazine accepts submissions for Big Fashion Issue

Tue 19th January 2010 – Sat 20th February 2010

Double Magazine

Category: Fashion


Movimientos @ Rich Mix, with documentary films from Peru

Thu 18th February 2010 – Fri 19th February 2010

Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road E1 6LA Tubes: Liverpool Street / Bethnal Green

Category: Earth


Fashion + Textile Museum present Pattern Cutting for Lycra - talk and demonstration

Tue 16th February 2010 – 08:30pm

83 Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3XF

Category: Fashion


Outside the Law: stories from Guantanamo

Tue 16th February 2010

Human Rights Action Centre, 17-25 New Inn Yard, London EC2A 3EA

Category: Earth


Hunga Munga! for Valentine's Day

Sun 14th February 2010 – Mon 15th February 2010

Category: Art


Andy Council Solo show - 'MegaCity Fauna'

Fri 15th January 2010 – Sun 14th February 2010

Weapon of Choice Gallery, 14 St Michael's Hill, Bristol, BS2 8DT

Category: Art


Seedy Sunday - Kew Bridge Eco Village

Sun 14th February 2010 – 06:00pm

Kew Bridge Eco Village, 2 Kew Bridge Rd Brentford TW8 0JF

Category: Earth


Yes Yes Yes Valentines Night

Sat 13th February 2010 – Sun 14th February 2010

The Scala, Kings Cross

Category: Music


White Weddings Valentines Day Massacre

Sat 13th February 2010 – Sun 14th February 2010

The Monarch, Chalk Farm Road

Category: Music


HMV NEXT BIG THING

Fri 5th February 2010 – Sun 14th February 2010

Various locations include: Camden Barfly, Jazz Cafe, Relentless Garage (Highbury), The Borderline and Heaven

Category: Music


Nat Finkelstein - Idea Generation

Wed 20th January 2010 – Sun 14th February 2010

11 Chance Street, London, United Kingdom, E2 7JB

Category: Art



Rich Mix Valentines Special - Mica Paris Live

Sat 13th February 2010

Rich Mix

Category: Music


Saelee Oh - Infinite Roots - Solo Exhibition

Sat 16th January 2010 – Sat 13th February 2010

529 West 20th Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10011

Category: Art


Liz Johnson-Artur - The Black Ballons archive

Tue 2nd February 2010 – Sat 13th February 2010

45Collective, Unit 45, Second Avenue, Brixton Village market (Granville Arcade)

Category: Art



Ansel Krut - Stuart Shave/Modern Art

Mon 18th January 2010 – Sat 13th February 2010

23/25 Eastcastle Street, London W1W 8DF

Category: Art


Darkroom - Exhibition for Love and Haiti

Fri 5th February 2010 – Sat 13th February 2010

Category: Art


Tea for Haiti

Fri 12th February 2010 – 07:00pm

82 Saint Marychurch Street, SE16 4HZ

Category: Earth


Little White Lies Competition

Mon 8th February 2010 – Fri 12th February 2010

Category: Art


No Shock Doctrine for Haiti

Thu 11th February 2010 – 09:30pm

Brockway Room, Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1

Category: Uncategorised


Beyond Retro to host Valentine's Prom Party!

Thu 11th February 2010 – 08:30pm

E2 or W1

Category: Fashion


Smash and Grab Valentines Pash Off

Thu 11th February 2010

Proud Camden

Category: Music


Man Like Me, 11th Feb, Relentless Garage

Thu 11th February 2010

Relentless Garage Highbury

Category: Music


Zed Nelson in Conversation with Aaron Schuman

Wed 10th February 2010 – 09:30pm

HOST Gallery - London

Category: Earth



Bubi Canal - La Fresh Gallery

Fri 8th January 2010 – Mon 8th February 2010

La Fresh Gallery C/ Conde de Aranda, 5, Madrid, Spain

Category: Art


Affordable vintage fair

Sun 7th February 2010 – 05:00pm

The Art Organisation 21 Station Street Nottingham NG2 3AJ

Category: Art


'Eco Home' at the Geffrye Museum

Tue 13th October 2009 – Sun 7th February 2010

Geffrye Museum, Kingsland Road, London E2

Category: Earth


Chapel Club, Start The Bus, Bristol

Sat 6th February 2010

Category: Music


Handmade Brighton's February Fair

Sat 6th February 2010 – 06:00pm

The Komedia, Brighton

Category: Art


Spank Rock at Fabric

Fri 5th February 2010 – Sat 6th February 2010

Fabric

Category: Music


Fashion + Textile Museum host a conversation with Debbie Moore

Thu 4th February 2010 – 08:00pm

83 Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3XF

Category: Fashion


Sas and Colin Christian's Inner Space -in aid of Haiti

Wed 3rd February 2010 – 12:00pm

Opera Gallery London Limited, 134 New Bond Street, London W1S 2TF

Category: Art


Wounds at Camden Barfly

Tue 2nd February 2010

Camden Barfly

Category: Music


Delivering a Low Carbon London

Tue 2nd February 2010 – 08:00pm

London School of Economics, venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House

Category: Earth



Climate/Social Justice Open Agenda Meeting, The Foundry

Sat 30th January 2010 – Sun 31st January 2010

Downstairs at The Foundry, Old Street tube, 80 Great Eastern Street, London, EC2A 3JL‎

Category: Earth


Coco de Mer Winter Sale

Sun 27th December 2009 – Sun 31st January 2010

Coco de Mer, 23 Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9DD

Category: Fashion


Selfridges celebrate the Nineties with vintage concept store

Fri 1st January 2010 – Sun 31st January 2010

400 Oxford Street, London W1A 1AB

Category: Fashion


Beyond Retro present Project: Recycle

Fri 1st January 2010 – Sun 31st January 2010

110-112 Cheshire Street, London E1

Category: Fashion


Shift Festival - Southbank Centre

Tue 26th January 2010 – Sun 31st January 2010

Category: Earth


Stuart Haygarth – Found

Tue 1st December 2009 – Sat 30th January 2010

Haunch of Venison, 6 Burlington Gardens, London W1S 3ET. T+44(0)20 7495 5050, F+44(0)20 7495 4050

Category: Art


Martin Parr – Parrbooks

Fri 13th November 2009 – Sat 30th January 2010

Rocket, Tea Building, 56 Shoreditch High Street, London, E1 6JJ, T +44 20 7729 7594, F +44 20 7729 0079.

Category: Art


David Austen- End of Love

Tue 5th January 2010 – Sat 30th January 2010

Stanley Picker Gallery, Faculty of Art and Design, Kingston University, KT1 2QJ Kingston- Upon- Thames

Category: Art


Sound Screen Design- Artist Music Journals

Mon 7th December 2009 – Sat 30th January 2010

AAM - Advanced Alternative Media 7 West 22nd Street, 4th Floor New York, NY 10010

Category: Art


Esther Coombs - January Sale

Wed 6th January 2010 – Sat 30th January 2010

online

Category: Art


Calling all Illustrators and Printmakers!

Fri 1st January 2010 – Sat 30th January 2010

Category: Art


Tar Sands Film Night & Action Planning Meeting

Thu 28th January 2010

LARC, 62 Fieldgate Street, London E1 1ES

Category: Earth


Climate Conversations

Thu 28th January 2010

Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London, WC1H 0AL

Category: Earth


The Variety Club - Gold Heart Badges Day

Thu 28th January 2010

UK Wide

Category: Art


Quack Quack at Tuffel Park Dome

Thu 28th January 2010 – 12:00am

Tuffnel Park Dome

Category: Music


Wild Law: Post-Copenhagen

Wed 27th January 2010 – 12:00am

97 Haverstock Hill, London, NW3 4RL

Category: Earth


Hard to Reach? - Engaging diverse and excluded communities in work on climate change and the environment

Wed 27th January 2010

NCVO, 8 All Saints Street, London, London N1 9RL

Category: Earth



The City Arts & Music Project-The Camp Presents: Botanists Of The Asphalt

Wed 6th January 2010 – Tue 26th January 2010

The City Arts & Music Project, 70 - 74 City Rd, London, EC1Y 2BJ

Category: Art


Climate Camp - South Coast Regional Gathering

Sat 23rd January 2010 – Sun 24th January 2010

Pop Up Studios, North Street, Lewes.

Category: Earth


Good Shoes - Hope and Future Mini Festival

Wed 20th January 2010 – Sat 23rd January 2010

Category: Music


If You Could Collaborate Private - Rochelle School

Fri 15th January 2010 – Sat 23rd January 2010

A Foundation Gallery at Rochelle School, London E2 7ES

Category: Art


FREE...Craftspace Collective Event for 16-19 years old in Bham

Sat 23rd January 2010 – 06:00pm

VAAD Gallery, Custard Factory, Birmingham B9 4AA

Category: Art


Royal College of Art: exhibition of work in progress

Thu 14th January 2010 – Fri 22nd January 2010

Royal College of Art, Kensington Gore, SW7

Category: Fashion


From Bad COP to Good COP, A peoples report on COP 15, and preparations for COP 16

Wed 20th January 2010

The Window, 13 Windsor Street, London N1 8QG

Category: Uncategorised


David Ryle- The Space Coast

Fri 20th November 2009 – Wed 20th January 2010

AMV BBDO, 151 Marylebone road, London, NW1 5QE

Category: Art


The Roundhouse - Toward the Border

Tue 19th January 2010 – Wed 20th January 2010

Dorfman Hub, Roundhouse

Category: Art


Platforms: Live 2010

Sun 17th January 2010 – Mon 18th January 2010

The Luminaire

Category: Music


Kings Cross Record Fair

Sun 17th January 2010 – 06:00pm

The Lexington

Category: Music


Primrose Hill Vintage Fashion Fair

Sun 17th January 2010 – 05:00pm

Cecil Sharp House, Regents Park Road, London NW1

Category: Fashion


Skills Exchange - Serpentine Gallery

Thu 3rd December 2009 – Sun 17th January 2010

Process Room at the Serpentine Gallery

Category: Art


Alan Phelan - Fragile Absolutes

Fri 11th December 2009 – Sun 17th January 2010

Chapter Market Road, Cardiff CF5 1QE, UK

Category: Art


CultureLabel Competition

Wed 6th January 2010 – Sun 17th January 2010

Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London N1

Category: Art


Climate Camp London gatherings

Sat 16th January 2010 – Sun 17th January 2010

Tottenham Chances, 399 High Road, Tottenham, London N17 6QN

Category: Earth


Hermes Sample Sale

Fri 15th January 2010 – Sat 16th January 2010

The Music Rooms, 26 South Molton Lane, W1

Category: Fashion


Towards a Zoology of Spaces

Sat 16th January 2010

Auto Italia South East, 1 Glengall Road, London SE15 6NJ

Category: Art


Luke Stephenson - Stanelli's Super Circus

Thu 10th December 2009 – Sat 16th January 2010

Claire de Rouen Books, 1st level, 121-125 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0EW, UK

Category: Uncategorised


Off Modern - Clubnight/ Exhibition/ Zine Fair - Corsica studios

Thu 14th January 2010 – Fri 15th January 2010

Corsica Studios, Unit 4/5 Elephant Road, SE17 1LB, London UK

Category: Art


I've Been Thinking Of You - Sewing Circle

Wed 13th January 2010 – 12:00am

Bournemouth, Bristol, Brighton, London in England and Berlin and Oslo

Category: Art


Alan Kane: Vanitas Vanitatum Omnia Vanitas preview

Tue 12th January 2010 – 08:00pm

Fashion Space Gallery London College of Fashion 20 John Prince’s Street W1G 0BJ

Category: Fashion


Aisha Khalid & Imran Qureshi

Tue 12th January 2010

Corvi-Mora 1a Kempsford Road London SE11 4NU

Category: Art


Resolution! 2010 - Katia Lom's “Elvis I Love You”

Mon 11th January 2010

The Place: Robin Howard Dance Theatre 17 Duke’s Road, London WC1H 9PY

Category: Art


Orla Kiely sample sale

Thu 7th January 2010 – Mon 11th January 2010

Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1

Category: Fashion


A Cheap Affair - Salford

Sun 10th January 2010 – 05:00pm

Islington Mill- Salford

Category: Art


Audrey Kawasaki and James Marshall (Dalek) - Jonathan LeVine Gallery

Sat 12th December 2009 – Sat 9th January 2010

Jonathan LeVine Gallery, 529 West 20th Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10011

Category: Art


Peter Feiler - Gallery Adler

Mon 14th December 2009 – Sat 9th January 2010

Galerie Adler Frankfurt - New York Hanauer Landstraße 134, 60314 Frankfurt, Germany

Category: Art


Geneviève Gauckler – Kemistry Gallery

Mon 30th November 2009 – Fri 8th January 2010

the Kemistry Gallery Ltd, 43 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3PD

Category: Art


Stop Camden biohazard And Animal Lab

Tue 5th January 2010 – Fri 8th January 2010

Coopers Lane Community Centre

Category: Earth


Marco Tripoli sample sale

Tue 5th January 2010 – Thu 7th January 2010

20 Margaret Street, London W1W

Category: Fashion


Roger Hiorns-Seizure & Oreet Ashery-Staying: Dream, Bin, Soft Stud

Mon 14th December 2009 – Sun 3rd January 2010

151-Artangel, 189 Harper Road, London SE1 6AE

Category: Art


Amelia's Anthology of Illustration Book Launch!

Tue 8th December 2009 – Fri 1st January 2010

Concrete Hermit, Club Row

Category: Art


Christams Market - Chapter One gallery

Tue 1st December 2009 – Thu 24th December 2009

C H A P T E R O N E, 33 Marshall Street, London, W1F 7ET

Category: Art


Partimi hosts ethical pop up shop: Trash Vortex

Fri 18th December 2009 – Thu 24th December 2009

C73, 73 PARKWAY, CAMDEN

Category: Fashion


Capital Culture Christmas Show & Print Sale

Thu 17th December 2009 – Wed 23rd December 2009

3 Bedfordbury Gallery, WC2N 4BP

Category: Art


Super Christmas Market - Somerset House

Fri 18th December 2009 – Tue 22nd December 2009

Somerset House, The Strand, London, United Kingdom

Category: Art


Ben Westwood-A Christmas Visitor For Harriet Harman but it's not Santa Claus

Mon 21st December 2009

Outside Harriet Harman’s south London House

Category: Art


No Power Hour: Twister with Piers Morgan!

Mon 21st December 2009 – 03:00pm

Covent Garden, East Piazza

Category: Earth


Hidden Art- Open Studios and Christmas Design Fair

Sat 5th December 2009 – Sun 20th December 2009

Category: Art


Pop Up shop- Print Club London

Fri 18th December 2009 – Sun 20th December 2009

Category: Art


Heavy Pencil - ICA

Sun 20th December 2009

December 20th Catch, 22 Kingsland Road E2

Category: Art