Category Archives: Art Gallery

Night in Hoxton (Queen of Hoxton)

Queen of Hoxton is a great all-rounder and it’s massive, so technically there should be enough room for everyone, but it’s always packed at weekends, so get there early! QOH is like three places in one; in the basement they … Continue reading

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Day in Shoreditch (Tramshed Restaurant)

Tramshed restaurant, Shoreditch – Part of the Hix Restaurant group, Tramshed is the place to go…if you like chicken, or steak.  There were three of us and unfortunately we didn’t book but we were directed towards the bar to have … Continue reading

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Day in East London (Poppies and Whitechapel Gallery)

Looking for a cheap day out in London town?  Well there is plenty to see around the Spitafields and Brick Lane area if you’re up for a walkabout.  On a Sunday you can start at Spitafields Market if you’d like … Continue reading

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Night at King’s Road (Olympics)

Friday 27th August 2012: I stopped in at the Saatchi Gallery an hour before close, which was just enough time to have a quick squiz at the current exhibition, the contemporary focused Korean Eye 2012.  2000 emerging Korean artists submitted … Continue reading

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Day in Southbank – Tate Modern

Tuesday 1st May 2012: The Damien Hirst exhibition at the Tate Modern wasn’t first on my list of things to do, but my friend had free tickets, so of course I’m going to go!  Although I was familiar with his … Continue reading

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Night in Southbank (David Shrigley)

Thursday 22nd March: Spoiler Alert!  If you’d prefer not to see any images of David Shrigley’s art then skip this blog post now! ……………………………………………………………………………………………………. On a cultural role, I decided to take a look at the David Shrigley exhibition at … Continue reading

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Day at Tate Modern, Southbank (Yayoi Kusama)

Sunday 11th March – Tate Modern time again!  This time I went back to see the well-marketed Yayoi Kusama exhibition.  This picture says it all: This dotty Japanese artist is now 82 years old and started on her creative path … Continue reading

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