ORGAN THING: Thirteen galleries, several pints, the further exploration of East London’s art – Athena Papadopoulos at Emalin, the Brains & Lip Takeover at Hix, William Mackrell at The Ryder, Elizabeth Magill’s opening night at Wilkinson, Rckay Rax back at Residence…

  Thirteen galleries, several pints, this particular Friday afternoon started with another quick look at Jonathan Baldock’s bed over the street at Space . At least someone has made this particular bed and not left their discarded shoes and their empty bottles of vodka from last night all over it (I do prefer an unmade lived-in…

ORGAN THING: Assemblage, Stolen Space does it again, some fine fine paintings assembled – selfies, popular culture and the social disorder of the modern age…

It surely is time to think of First Thursday as something that happened in the past now, it certainly didn’t happen in East London last night. Sure, there was a gallery open here and another one way over there, but then there’s gallery openings in East London every night, went to a Hackney gallery opening…