Cash, Clash & Climate

MASLEN & MEHRA in collaboration with street artists, Shuby and Delete  Maslen & Mehra consider their more recent work to be ‘micro’. By that, they mean they are honing in on very specific political and environmental dilemmas. This requires a completely different methodology to previous work in order to explore detailed narratives. The sculptures in…

Search the Streets

Finding Banksy art in London , or anywhere, really, is like trying to dig a needle from a haystack. Certainly, everyone knows it’s lurking sarcastically somewhere nearby, but very few people can actually point to it or root it out. Though Banksy’s been a steadily trending character in today’s street art world (a fact I can only…

Perceptions on Chaos – Hackney

Perceptions on Chaos — Hackney takes us on a conversational journey through the ongoing gentrification of one of the main boroughs of London’s East End. Previously a home for the poor and a hub for a huge number of artists, Hackney has recently seen an extortionate rise in property prices and construction of luxury flats, forcing…

Junk Mail from the Palace

French Riviera is pleased to present the first solo exhibition in London by Detroit-based artist Cary Loren. Junk Mail from the Palace began as a series of collages made over the past year inspired by readings from Sir Richard Burton’s translation of the Arabian Tales of a Thousand and One Nights. After reading the tales, Loren began to…