ORGAN THING: Cultivate’s Insert (Title Here) opened last night, a whip, a Germanica Caeruleum, some brutalism and some very edible paint…

Cultivate presents Insert (Title Here) at Shipton Street Gallery, London E2, March 2020 –   Insert (Title Here) opened last night, a group show that brings together six artists, mostly painters, although the plinths have been handed to self-declared “Artist, taxidermist, antiques collector and fetishist” Mia Jane Harris. The walls are mostly about paintings, Cultivate founders…

ORGAN: Five Recommended Art Things – Rob Voerman at New Art Projects, Turps Painters Open Studios, We Consume at Ugly Duck, Insert (Title Here), Geraline Swayne at Charlie Smith, Ben Eine and co. at Jealous, Sarah Lucas at Sadie Coles…

Every inventor is a potential dissenter? Geranium mines on Orkney? That’s what I heard anyway. Peter Maxwell Davies? Five Recommended Art Things? Back to the grindstone? The squares have been squared now, all about inserting titles this week, not quite so intense this time  Five more upcoming art things to check out this coming week…

ORGAN PREVIEW: Nothing Is Square Pt.2 – a very square group show, 38 artists, 140 identically sized art works, opening next week, East London, nothing is ever square…

Nothing is Square Pt.2 – a Carefully curated painterly group show, 38 artists, 140 identically sized square pieces. Opening night Thursday February 27th, 6pm until 9pm. The show will happen at Shipton Street Gallery, Shipton Street, Columbia Road, London, E2 7RZ. All work ON 20cm x 20cm canvas, all work will be on sale at…

ORGAN: Five Recommended Art Things – Cacotopia 04, Jim Threapleton at No20, Ridiculous! at Elephant West, Punk 4 Mental Health at Vout-O’Reenee’s, Gill Burton at James Freeman and will Condo be a little more engaging this year?

Five art things? Five more art things? New year, need new art, or at least the art year to kick off, 2019 was in truth a little underwhelming,let’s see what London offers us in 2020, the gap between the artists and the galleries and London’s artists seems to be growing, the spaces for us artists…

ORGAN THING: Riot Grrrls, starz, golden slices of cake, punk rock slogans, we’re trumpet blowing again – the second artist-led Cultivate show at Shipton Street Gallery, East London…

And so the second of the six week Cultivate Columbia Road takeover shows opened last Thursday evening in what was hopefully not the last of the warm summer sunshine at East London’s Shipton Street Gallery. The plan was to not have a plan, to just let the six weeks unfold and flow and see where…