Highlights from First Thursdays – 5th March 2015
Exhibitions

Highlights from First Thursdays – 5th March 2015

First Thursdays is an initiative that opens up small galleries to the public on the first Thursday of each month.  It’s a great opportunity to see what aspiring artists in London are getting up to and meet some colourful characters along the way.  Here are some highlights from last Thursday’s session: Standpoint Gallery, 45 Coronet Street, … Continue reading

Exhibitions

Radical Figures: Post-war British Figurative Painting at Manchester Art Gallery

Whilst visiting a friend last weekend I took in Manchester Art Gallery’s Radical Figures: Post-war British Figurative Painting exhibition. When I say exhibition, I mean room.  There were only twelve paintings on show, on the theme of how the approach to figurative painting in Britain changed – was radicalised – in the post-war period (which judging by the dates of … Continue reading