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…

ORGAN: Five pieces of art – Rosson Crow, Vesna Parchet, Jimmy C, Sandra Dickie, Christopher Tansey, but is is all falling apart again as events are cancelled once more and the London Art Fair is postponed?

Is it all falling apart again? I should be off to North Wales next week for an exhibition I;m part of, meanwhile Artliyst report that we’re “off to another false start. The London Art Fair has been postponed until 20 April. While the India Art Fair which was supposed to take place 3-6 February is moving to 28…

ORGAN THING:  Repetition? Dialogue? The Depot and Charlie Smith bring together the art of Graham Dolphin, Zavier Ellis and Sam Jackson for a conversation or two in a beautiful East London room… 

The inaugural collaboration between The Depot and Charlie Smith London, Repetition “brings together in dialogue” the works of Graham Dolphin, Zavier Ellis and Sam Jackson. And it is very obviously a dialogue with and within the room, indeed a rather beautiful room for a dialogue. Now I have to be upfront here, Amy Winehouse did…

ORGAN THING: Hugh Mendes, twenty years on from that day, a powerful retrospective, a provoking exhibition, the role of a painter? A dirty job but someone’s got to do it…

Hugh Mendes – 2021: A Retrospective: It was 20 years ago today…  – presented by Charlie Smith London at The Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, East London It really is hard not to appreciate Hugh Mendes, hard not to like his art, hard to not really (really) like his work – is ‘like’ the right word?…