Posts Tagged ‘art’

Research has shown that a shocking 1 in 4 office workers find their job chronically boring, often seeing their working environment as a dull and uninspiring place to be. In fact, such emotions on a daily basis have been shown to have hugely detrimental health consequences, resulting in low morale and lack of...

The Creative Industries Federation (CIF) welcomed hundreds of members at London’s impressive Design Museum this past Monday, January 9th, 2017 to celebrate their second anniversary. CIF is the national membership organisation bringing together all of the UK’s arts, creative industries and cultural education to...

Pixiv is a Japanese online community for artists, first launched as a beta test in 2007 by Takahiro Kamitani. The company is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and aims to provide a place for artists to exhibit their illustrations and get feedback via a rating system and user comments. The company is oriented towards...

I find pop art absolutely fantastic, there is just something about it which draws one in and appeals. Pop art is the term used to describe an art movement that emerged in the mid-1950s in Britain and in the late 1950s in the United States. It presented a challenge to traditions of fine art by including imagery...

These are the offices of European banking firm Saxo Bank, an online Danish investment bank offering trading through its online platform SaxoTrader and various other Private Wealth Management services. Located in Copenhagen, the office is beautifully designed, making full use of a whole host of collected art. The...

Art Materials company ColArt was recently redesigned by Morgan Lovell. The office is 25,000 square foot in size and is the company’s head office, it’s located at  The Studio Building at 21 Evesham Street, West London. ColArt wanted to create a space that was more than just an office. Their West London headquarters...

The British fashion designer Lulu Guinness OBE is famous for her exquisite and witty handbag line which she launched in 1989. She has recently however forayed into the world of art by commissioning a full body pin art installation, located beneath London’s St John’s Gate. The installation puts a smile on your face,...

Land Securities a large property developer in the UK has recently redeveloped 80 Victoria Street London. The aim was to redevelop the space into modern and desirable offices.  One problem which needed overcoming was how to show potential tenants the spatial delimitation of the offices in question. The massive area was...

This award winning installation, titled “are you really sure that a floor can’t also be a ceiling?” is by the Dutch art collective Bik Van Deer Pol. The collective comprises of Liesbeth Bik and Jos van der Pol, both of which have worked under the name Bik Van Deer Pol collectively since 1995. The work won the Enel...

Before the Hospital Club was a private members’ club, it was quite literally a hospital. This exclusive members only club was created when Paul Allen (co-founder of  Microsoft) paired up with Dave Stewart (one half of the Eurythmics). Membership for individuals based in London is £550pa, with a £150 joining fee. There...