Mary Evans Picture Library

Mary Evans Picture Library

Ever heard of the Mary Evans Picture Library? I visited for the first time last week and it's pretty much a treasure trove of iconic images.   What's a Picture Library?   A private company, Mary Evans supply historic images for newspapers, exhibitions and TV documentaries, so basically a bricks...

Open House London 2016

My 5 Top Discoveries at Open House London 2016

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" oblique_section="no" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Another Open House weekend has flown past in a blur of queuing and hidden London sights, every year I’m surprised at the sneaky parts of the City that are revealed, so here are my top five discoveries from Open House London 2016…[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_column_text] 1. CROSSRAIL’S FIRST...

Ethics of Dust

Ethics of Dust at Westminster Hall

From 29 June to 1 September 2016, Jorge Otero-Pailos’ ‘Ethics of Dust’ is on display at Westminster Hall.   As a conservationist as well as an artist, Jorge’s work was commissioned by Artangel as part of the careful cleaning of this 900 year old UNESCO world heritage...