Press Releases

Timelooper Virtual Reality Startup Helps London Visitors “Time Travel” to The Medieval Times, The Great Fire and The Blitz with Smartphones and Google Cardboard

Jul 22, 2015 10:40 BST Timelooper Timelooper is a location-based mobile virtual reality time travel app that allows visitors to re-live the most memorable moments of amazing places. Today, Timelooper introduces 3 videos that allow London visitors to time travel using a smartphone and a virtual reality headset: The Medieval Times at the Tower of London, The Great Fire at St. Paul’s Cathedral, and The Blitz in Trafalgar Square.

Emergency Meadow new addition to Irwell Sculpture Trail

Jul 14, 2015 15:44 BST Bury Council A new addition to the Irwell Sculpture Trail is on its way to Bury.

​Hannah Ryggen. Weaving the world.

Jun 25, 2015 15:34 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway 12.06 − 4.10.2015 – The National Gallery in the National Museum, Oslo 31.10.2015 − 06.03. 2016 – Moderna Museet, Malmø The National Gallery in Oslo has this summer a major exhibition of the Swedish-Norwegian visual artist Hannah Ryggen (1894-1970). It include works from her entire oeuvre, with an emphasis on tapestries from the 1930s pertaining to her political and social engagement.

Jun 22, 2015 13:56 BST BCI London Exhibit opening on July 3d at 7pm at BCI London, 188 Queen's Gate Rosen Karamfilov presents his father Koljo (07/12/1963 - 12/01/2014) who worked in almost all genres of visual art, started several movements and avant-garde groups and was celebrated in Bulgaria as one of the best. He has received a number of international awards and his work is shown in over 40 museums and private collections.

Go online to buy local works of art

Jun 18, 2015 16:36 BST Bury Council A new online shopping site for art lovers is now live, featuring a rich and diverse range of work created by local artists.

​Solar Weekend welcomes five-thousandth creative concept

Jun 02, 2015 13:54 BST Solar Weekend Festival With the five-thousandth creative concept Solar Weekend has reached a milestone this year. Each year the festival is built in cooperation with creative parties who send in their concepts. This year sees over 700 parties working on the festival.

Premiere of Sverre Fehn’s breathing balloon pavilion

Jun 02, 2015 11:19 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway “Ode to Osaka” is this year’s summer exhibition at the National Museum – Architecture. The exhibition explores Sverre Fehn’s competition design for the Nordic Pavilion at the World Expo in Osaka in 1970.

"It's a beautiful day!" Every day at Hepsibah Gallery during the Hammersmith and Fulham ArtsFest.

Jun 01, 2015 15:02 BST Marcel Schreur Marcel Schreur, the original Dutch Artist, will be joining The Hammersmith and Fulham ArtsFest next week. Jayne Hepsibah orchestrated a wonderful week at the gallery in West London. Live music, poetry and art will colour up the ArtsFest in the centre of Brackenbury Village. Schreur will be live painting on Friday from 10-6pm. A wonderful opportunity to see artists in action at the Hepsibah gallery

Solar Weekend welcomes international guests

May 15, 2015 11:58 BST Solar Weekend Festival After a decade of huge success in the Netherlands, the super creative Solar Weekend will be more international than ever before. In cooperation with Festicket we offer complete packages for our British guests. You can expect mind-blowing stages, the loveliest camping ever, on-site entertainment and a chock-full program of quality music, from hiphop to house and from bands to bombastic beats.

​Packed and diverse programme on eleventh edition Solar Weekend

Apr 20, 2015 09:12 BST Solar Weekend Festival EINDHOVEN – The Bloody Beetroots, Adam Beyer, Typhoon, Jett Rebel, Vitalic, Carl Craig, Don Diablo, and Nouveau Riche All Stars are a few of the many big names that will shine on Solar Weekend this year. Extrema’s festival is well-known for its broad line-up and creative interpretation.