Tag Archives: commuter

Giacometti, Hokusai, Paula Hawkins and a feminist podcast

On my May MoveTo Town and Country Arts page: Pick of the month: Cutting a fine figure Giacometti’s full body of work revealed in a major Tate Modern retrospective Don’t miss: Making waves The British Museum goes beyond Hokusai’s iconic print Commuter corner Paula Hawkins’ Into the Water … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Fiction, Journalism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Russian phantoms, American identity and S-Town

On my April MoveTo Town and Country Arts page: Pick of the month: Russian phantoms The Design Museum resurrects utopian Soviet architecture Don’t miss: American abyss From Edward Hopper to Grant Wood: 1930s Americana at the Royal Academy Commuter corner Samanta Schweblin’s Fever Dream and new podcast … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Fiction, Journalism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Japanese house, Renaissance partners and Exit West

On my March MoveTo Town and Country Arts page: Pick of the month: House proud A major survey of post-war Japanese architecture at the Barbican Don’t miss: Brothers in art Michelangelo and Sebastiano’s collaboration explored at the National Gallery Commuter corner Mohsin Hamid’s Exit West and a podcast … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Fiction, Journalism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Crossrail treasures, David Hockney and Ali Smith

On my February MoveTo Town and Country Arts page: Pick of the month: Digging deep Archaeological treasures unearthed during Crossrail work displayed at the Museum of London Don’t miss: In living colour Tate Britain hosts a major David Hockney retrospective Commuter corner Ali Smith’s Brexit novel Autumn and … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Fiction, Journalism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mathematics, Emma Hamilton and The Nix

On my January MoveTo Town and Country Arts page: Pick of the month: Do the maths The Science Museum’s new gallery, designed by the late Zaha Hadid, shows how sums underpin the modern world Don’t miss: Portrait of a lady Emma Hamilton’s extraordinary life explored at … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Fiction, Journalism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Design Museum, Caravaggio and Zadie Smith

On my November MoveTo Town and Country Arts page: Pick of the month: New designs The Design Museum reopens with a permanent collection and the Designs of the Year Don’t miss: Life and soul The National Gallery explores Caravaggio’s influence on his contemporaries Commuter corner Zadie … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Fiction, Journalism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Swinging Sixties, watercolours and Bridget Jones

On my October MoveTo Town and Country Arts page: Pick of the month: Still waters run deep London as seen by the Royal Watercolour Society Don’t miss: Swinging Sixties From The Beatles to riots and Woodstock, the V&A explores how that pivotal decade shaped us … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Fiction, Journalism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Grand designs, Great Fire and Dead Authors

On my September MoveTo Town and Country Arts page: Pick of the month: Grand designs New districts, luxury interiors and standout installations at this year’s London Design Festival Don’t miss: London’s burning The Museum of London marks 350 since the Great Fire of London Commuter … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Fiction, Journalism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Capability Brown, Summer Exhibition and Adam Buxton

On my July MoveTo Town and Country Arts page: Pick of the month: The big picture Landscape photographers showcase Capability Brown on his 300th anniversary Don’t miss: Seeing double International artistic duos at the Royal Academy’s Summer Exhibition Commuter corner Adam Buxton’s interviews and Harry Potter Read … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Fiction, Journalism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Architecture, Mona Hatoum and happy ever after

On my June MoveTo Town and Country Arts page: Pick of the month: Architecture central Community focus at the London Festival of Architecture Don’t miss: Strange and beautiful Mona Hatoum retrospective at Tate Modern Commuter corner Alain de Botton on love and the secrets behind musical … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Fiction, Journalism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment