Hidden Gems: LR Vandy, Artist

Every Monday The Carat Soup shines a spotlight on hidden gems: extraordinary women in our industry. This week my focus is on LR Vandy. Lisa is a contemporary artist, whose work I discovered @154artfair In the Hull series, she explores the relationship between journeys/trade/commodities and how they link to masks. You can find out more on her website, here.   Continue reading Hidden Gems: LR Vandy, Artist

Hidden Gems: Marion Boehm, Artist

Every Monday The Carat Soup shines a spotlight on hidden gems: extraordinary women in our industry. This week my focus is on Marion Boehm. Whose work I discovered @154artfair a couple of weeks ago.   In their words: “Marion Boehm studied Design with a major focus on graphic design at University FH Darmstadt, Germany. After traveling extensively in countries like Italy and France, Marion Boehm settled in … Continue reading Hidden Gems: Marion Boehm, Artist

Review: 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair 2018

By Maya MK From 4-7 October, 1-54 African Contemporary Art Fair is opening its doors to visitors. In the heart of London at Somerset House (South Wing). Now in its 6th year, this international art fair is the brainchild of Touria El Glaoui. The thing about art fairs these days is-… actually no. The thing about anything these days, it’s a matter of what is … Continue reading Review: 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair 2018