Cacti & Palms @ Ordovas and Hauser & Wirth

Two galleries that stand opposite each other at one end of Savile Row have both sprouted gardens. Amongst the pop prints of Andy Warhol at Ordovas, a series of plastic cacti have grown across the floors, that spread across the gallery below glamourous silk-screen prints of lipsticks, cigarettes and Marilyn Monroe. Not so far in […]

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Frieze Frame

Frieze week has come to an end and the Regent’s Park fair must leave London for another year. Every year I find that Frieze Masters leaves more of an impact that its better famed sister Frieze. For me the sculptural and installation works this year were most memorable. Among my personal highlights were Hauser and […]

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Bruce Nauman @ Hauser & Wirth

Tucked away in a seemingly quiet, respectable corner of Mayfair lies one of the Hauser & Wirth galleries. One would expect to find to find discreet, demure paintings, something to hang above the coffee table or in the hallway. The Hauser & Wirth gallery has other ideas. They are presenting its public with the garish […]

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