Tanning at the Tate

The dominant tale of art history is to assume Dorothea Tanning was not a surrealist until her husband hailed her that when walking into her studio in 1942, much as Duchamp claimed Freya Von Freytag-Loringhoven’s urinal, his own. Witnessing this phenomenal retrospective of the radically free Tanning, who married Max Ernst in 1946, at 36, in a double marriage with Juliet Browner and Man Ray, … Continue reading Tanning at the Tate

Mark Stewart and the Mehmet Sander Maffia

Punks love The Pop Group.  Liberty City is the first visual document to accompany former frontman’s Mark Stewart’s curveball debut solo record: Learning To Cope With Cowardice, and features a collab with Cold Lips’ fave choreographer Mehmet Sander – who prefers the title “action architect”. Read about Cold Lips’ experience of Mehmet Sander’s London workshop at the Chisenhale dance space which also birthed the earlier fashion … Continue reading Mark Stewart and the Mehmet Sander Maffia

Peter Doherty artwork stolen at a charity event

UPDATE:  the stolen artwork was returned by the thieves on 29th November. The renowned artist Peter Doherty, resident of Margate, donated a series of new artwork to Stretch Charity’s Outsiders Festival last week. The opening event was held in the Yard Outsiders Bar in Margate, a temporary basement space in the west of Margate.  Several hundred creatives and art buyers attended the evening, accompanied by … Continue reading Peter Doherty artwork stolen at a charity event

X-Ray in the Country

Artist Nick Veasey collaborates with Balenciaga,  Louboutin and more. He opens the Process Gallery in Lenham, near Maidstone, Kent, UK to the public on November 16.  “X-ray is an honest process – it has integrity, it reveals how a subject is designed whether that be by man or by nature. By removing surface detail and exposing the normally invisible internal make up of an object … Continue reading X-Ray in the Country

PURE HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH CLEAN – PAUL SAKOILSKY + CEDRIC CHRISTIE IN CLAPTON, LONDON

Including contributions by Oliver Abraham | Jamiu Agboke | Kirsty Allison | Maria Arceo | Karen Ay | Joe Broughton | Cedric Christie | Deborah Curtis | Adam Dix | Dr Eliot Albers | Alice Herrick | Richard Holley | Charlotte Hopkins Hall | Tom Hunter | Maria Graff | Thomas Langley |Claire Lawrie | Lee Maelzer | Lance Martins | Sophie Parkin | Martha … Continue reading PURE HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH CLEAN – PAUL SAKOILSKY + CEDRIC CHRISTIE IN CLAPTON, LONDON

AFROPUNK BRIX TIX freeeeeee 🤛🖤🤜

COMPETITION TIME WIN 2 TICKETS to Afropunk Festival‘s GRAND FINALE  THIS SATURDAY AT @O2academybrix @common @akalamusic @lauramvula @yeaabk YA READING THAT?  DO WE NEED TO REPEAT? All ya gotta do: find us on Twitter: @ColdLips, Insta, or Facebook, like the Afropunk post – share it – AND BOOOOOOOM!  💥 🗣WINNERS ANNOUNCED THIS FRIDAY 🗣 💋COLD LIPS – no B-Listers💋 Continue reading AFROPUNK BRIX TIX freeeeeee 🤛🖤🤜