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Calken Gallery - Michael Talbot

Spotlight on: Calken Gallery

Located on Kensington Church Street – well known for its fine art galleries and antiques stores – Calken Gallery is an independent, contemporary art gallery that showcases the work of Royal Academy, Landseer Prize-winning sculptor Michael Talbot. Housing the largest collection anywhere in the world of his beautiful and elegant bronze figurative sculptures, Calken Gallery also [...]

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IMPREINT Portraits

Exhibition of images from the year-long art project Portraits by IMPREINT

Some of you will remember that at the end of last year the art project Portrait kicked off on the streets of Notting Hill. Following the exhibition Balloons – which featured an ever-changing selection from the artist’s series of balloon paintings (see below for two examples) – IMPREINT began photographing locals and visitors alike holding a single red balloon and sharing the images [...]

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Lacey Contemporary - Ross M. Brown

New Notting Hill gallery, Lacey Contemporary, opens 9th October

An exciting new art gallery, Lacey Contemporary, is to open in Notting Hill next month on 9th October, with its inaugural exhibition Processed Space showcasing the works of three outstanding young British painters. Located right in the heart of Clarendon Cross, Lacey Contemporary aims to promote an ethos of nurturing and fostering relationships with its cutting-edge [...]

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Book and Kitchen - Poster After Life

Book and Kitchen events in September

One of Notting Hill’s finest bookstores, Book & Kitchen, has a couple of exciting events lined up for September! First up, a ten-week masterclass in children’s picture book writing and illustration starts that month, taught by Dr Karenanne Knight. Starting on Monday 15th September, the course is perfect for anyone that’s got an idea for a children’s [...]

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Notting Hill Mayfest 2014

Notting Hill Mayfest 2014 is nearly here!

As we edge ever closer to the fifth month of the year and to proper, glorious spring, we’re also soon to see the latest edition of the Notting Hill Mayfest! This month-long cultural festival will once again host a number of exciting events, from music and opera to talks, art, cinema and kid’s activities, which [...]

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