ORGAN: Five Art Things, five art recommendations – Lydia Ourahmane at Chisenhale, Danny Pockets at Atom, Charming Baker at Jealous, Dollyoili Open Studio at Hackney Wick, Richard Batty at Ply…

Five art things, five more London art recommendations, five art things in no particular, five things that are about to open… 1: Lydia Ourahmane  – The you in us at Chisenhale Gallery. Opening: 25th Jan, 6:30pm to 8.30pm – “Chisenhale Gallery presents The you in us, a major new commission and the first solo exhibition in…

ORGAN THING: The taste of paint, the smell of history, Martello Street Studios open day, like we we said last week, these kind of days are vital. Peter Kennard, Throbbing Gristle, Walid Sati, Zoe Benbow, Jamie Boyd, Doyle and Mallinson…

We said it last week, we shall no doubt say it again (if and) when we get to go to the next one (you can never take these days or places for granted is these property-developer-fuelled times of greed and destruction), we’ll say it once more here, open days at artist’s studios are always worth…

ORGAN: Five art things with David Shillinglaw, Joseph Goddard’s brutalism, Anita Ford and Alfred Huckett at Menier Gallery, Stick ‘Em Up at Well Hung, the Chisenhale open weekend…

Five more art things, five more recommendations, mostly London things for that is where we (currently) are. Does this five things work for you? Or are you still busy sniggering about those damn rail tracks? How embarrassing was that? Disneyland? Dismaland?  Are you still buzzing on those Piotr Uklański paintings, the layers of that big…