“HERE TODAY…” Art Exhibition: 25th November – 17th December

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  “HERE TODAY…” Art Exhibition: 25th November – 17th December 2014 Starting on 25th November 2014, a unique and important art exhibition will open at the Old Sorting Office in the heart of London to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The IUCN Red List of Threatened and Endangered Species. Entitled ‘HERE TODAY…’, the exhibition will be […]


Matisse: The Cut Outs

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From April – September 2014 the Tate Modern is playing host to the highly acclaimed summertime exhibition, Matisse – Cut Outs.      The work on display is amongst Matisse’s most spectacular.  The artist was confined to a wheelchair following colon surgery in his seventies. With the increasing frailty of his condition, a bedridden Matisse produced what […]


Cannes Film Festival: The forthcoming feature film Ali and Nino

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Hosted by IM Global, Baku Magazine and Leyla Aliyeva, the dinner for the forthcoming feature film Ali and Nino took place at the annual Cannes Film Festival 2014. One of the most telling and enigmatic love stories of the 20th century, Ali and Nino is a unique cross-cultural romance about the death of a hero and […]


Alex Echo

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  I’m stood in a nameless Mayfair gallery, pamphlet in hand; shuffling past painting after painting I am growing impatient. The bare walls of my home demand to be dressed, but I am not about to frock them with “exquisite portrayals of human tragedy”. Nor am I keen on any of Rachel Howard’s offerings in […]


The Fabergé Big Egg Hunt is now live

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The worlds biggest egg hunt is officially hatching in New York City this spring and will take place from April 1st – 26th 2014. Across NYC tourists and locals will have to seek out and hunt down more than 300 giant egg masterpieces which have been designed by some of the worlds most talented artists, designers, architects […]


David Bailey’s retrospective Stardust

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David Bailey’s retrospective Stardust has opened at the National Portrait Gallery to wide acclaim. Unusually, it is not Bailey’s own work that is the face for the exhibition; the poster and the catalogue cover has been designed by none other than Bailey’s long-time friend, Damien Hirst. The retrospective, curated by Bailey himself, features 250 images […]


Faig Ahmed at the V&A

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Faig Ahmed took part in a talk at the V&A this month about the consistent growth and development of art and culture in Azerbaijan. Born in Baku in 1982, Faig Ahmed graduated from the Sculpture faculty at the Azerbaijan State Academy of Fine Art in Baku in 2004. Faig gave insight into how he found […]


Rachel Howard

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Rachel Howard’s most recent exhibition, Northern Echo runs between 7 February 2014 and 22 March 2014 at Blain Southern, Hanover Square. Born in County Durham, Howard graduated from Goldsmiths College in 1991 with a degree in fine art. She has gone on to enjoy critical acclaim with shows all over Europe and is best known […]


Zhang Enli – Hauser & Wirth

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The Box is Zhang Enli’s second exhibition with Hauser & Wirth featuring his first sculptural installation and a new series of paintings. The artist was born in 1965 in Jilin; a Northeastern Chinese province bordering North Korea, Russia and Inner Mongolia. After studying at the Arts & Design Institute of Wuxi Technical University he moved […]


Blue Jasmine

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  Woody Allen’s latest cinematic offering, is a spectacularly grown-up brew of heavy drama and exquisite performance. Now in his seventy-seventh year, Allen has produced a movie that is clearly removed from the more recent light-hearted comedies of his career.  In what could be the director’s swansong, the film packs an emotional punch with Cate […]