ORGAN: Five recommended art things – Romina De Novellis at Richard Saltoun Gallery, Opposing Fictions at Koppel X, Space Open Studios in Hackney, In the Black Fantastic at Hayward Gallery, Anne McNeill-Pulati and Non Worrall at Muswell Hill Gallery…

Five more art things. five art things, five more art things happening somewhere around right now or any moment now. Five art shows to check out in the coming days. An (almost) weekly round up of recommended art events. Five shows, exhibitions or things we rather think might be worth checking out. Mostly London things…

ORGAN THING: Andrew and Eden Kötting at Hackney’s New Art Projects, phishing against the tide? Is it really that simple? That brilliant? Far more complex? The Wondrous Realities?

Andrew and Eden Kötting – Excuse me, can you help me please? I’m terribly worriedat New Art Projects, hackney, London, June2022 –  It isn’t quite a sense of innocence or, well, no, not quite a sense of anything that I want to try and (hopelessly) put a finger on. What are we seeing here? Whatever it…

ORGAN THING: And so the Cultivate Five Points Yard gathering happened last Sunday in a very very sunny Hackney, heads got burnt, beer was drunk, people gathered, art was installed, art was talked…

And so the Five Points Yard gathering happened last Sunday in a very very sunny Hackney, heads got burnt, (lots of ) beer was drunk, pizza was eaten, people gathered in actual real life, art was installed, art was talked, people came, art was sold. Miss Roberts read drunken Tarot, Emma Harvey built a giant…

ORGAN THING: Hugh Mendes and His Mentors at The Tub, Hackney, The right show, the right place, the right time. There’s something very spiritual about  this collection, something reverential…

Back to The Tub for a second show in a matter of days, last weekend it was a Supple Octopus presentationand what the refereed to as “a strange world of ceramics, paintings and drawings by Coral Brookes and Rebecca Elves, created together and apart, there were some interesting paintings, some fine ceramics as well, good…

ORGAN: Five recommended art things – A Charles Williams book launch at New Art Projects, Hugh Mendes at The Tub in Hackney, Patricia Volk at Canary Wharf, Jonathan St. Void at Punkristocracy, the Art Car Boot Fair is back at Kings Cross and…

Five more art things. five art things, five more art things happening somewhere around right now or any moment now. Five art shows to check out in the coming days. An (almost) weekly round up of recommended art events. Five shows, exhibitions or things we rather think might be worth checking out. Mostly London things…

ORGAN THING: Charles Williams at New Art Projects. There’s a warmth here, a feeling of a painter loving what he’s doing, a painter lost, in the best possible way…

The Charles Williams exhibition just opened at Hackney’s New Art Projects, once again it feels dramatic descending those stairs into the big bright white-walled basement space, it always feels exciting going down there and getting a first glimpse of a new show. Charles Williams is an interesting painter, an exciting one, a slightly mysterious one,…

ORGAN THING: Benjamin Murphy’s Disasterpiece at Hackney’s Lychee One Gallery. There is order, there could maybe be disorder? The unforgiving medium of charcoal on raw canvas can be dirty, somehow that adds to it all…

Benjamin Murphy – Disasterpiece at Lychee One Gallery, Hackney, East London – Needed to go back for a second look at this one, Lychee One is a strange gallery, a cold gallery, a squeaky clean not very friendly white-walled glass fronted space in a new build, there’s never much information (or indeed conversation) about their…