Meet Philip Vaughan, the artist behind the landmark 48ft tall Light Tower which sat above the Hayward Gallery from 1972 to 2008. Philip has been involved for the last 10 years or so in an effort to restore the Light Tower. It was a rare example of a large contemporary kinetic artwork on the streets of London but it was never returned after it was taken down from the roof of the South Bank gallery for renovation.
Alex Stedman describes herself as a fashion editor, blogger and realist. Living in the big city is expensive. Sometimes impossibly so. But being frugal doesn't mean you have to compromise on style.
It's been a busy fortnight at Rise Art, both for the team and our artists. Here's an update on what we've been up to and what's cracking lacking in the art world.
This week we welcome Cornelia De Ruiter, founder of revolutionary online interior design platform Homewings, as our Guest Curator. She’s a maker and doer with impeccable home style and a love for art, both collecting and creating, and here she shares why art and design are
Kelly Fannon designs homes, apartments, flats, and all spaces to help you live or work in style with casual elegance. With a background in art and textile design, she is an associate of BIID who is informed by a deep knowledge of the history of art, design and architecture. Here are Kelly's top tips on how to choose art for your home.
Amory Brown produce luxury but liveable spaces with a down to earth and focused approach. The duo aim to bring together all aspects of interior detailing to exude modern understated style. We catch up with Hannah, one half of the design duo, to ask her a bit about current design trends and that time a client asked her to design a whole scheme around a silk leopard print and peach coloured pillow case . Finally, Hannah matches 5 pieces of art to 5 rooms the two have designed.