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A Brief History Of One Of The World’s Most Popular Drinks

Imbued with associations of being a quintessentially British drink, tea, which has been consumed in the UK for close to 350 years, has a complex history which stretches much further back and afield. According to Chinese myth, in 2737 BC, the Chinese Emperor Shen Nung was resting beneath a tree while his servant boiled drinking…

SC Guide — Peckham’s Best Restaurants

Peckham proudly maintains its longstanding reputation for being a cultural smorgasbord, vibrant, genuine and, at times, eccentric. With the development of the Overground some years ago, the area has become a notably popular spot for students, creatives and young families. Joining the area’s existing social amalgam, this influx of new tenants has led to the…

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Interview: Liat Rosenthal, Tate Lates Curator

Hosted at the Tate Modern, Uniqlo Tate Lates is a series of special nights held on the last Friday of every month, offering an opportunity to see the latest exhibitions and displays, hear music from up-and-coming talents, watch rarely-seen artists’ films, and join in with interactive events. Among those regularly involved, London’s NTS Radio programme…

Interview: Gallerist Vanessa Carlos Talks Founding CONDO And...

In 2016, Vanessa Carlos, co-founder of CARLOS/ISHIKAWA gallery in Whitechapel, launched CONDO London as a way to offer international galleries a site for creative collaboration and exchange. It has since expanded to New York, Mexico City, São Paulo, and Shanghai, with participating galleries from across the world. Carlos’ scheme involves local galleries lending their spaces…

 

SC Edit — The Best Of London Fashion Week SS19

Something Curated highlights the best from London Fashion Week, taking a closer look at a selection of the most exciting Spring/Summer 2019 shows and collections.   J.W. ANDERSON View this post on Instagram SS19 SHOW BACKSTAGE DETAILS @jonathan.anderson @benjaminbruno_ @ashleybrokaw @michelgaubert @aarondemey1 @anthonyturnerhair @cesarsgr @holmesprod @dysonhair #JWASS19 #JWANDERSON #LFW A post shared by JW ANDERSON…

A First Look At The 6a-Designed South London Gallery Fire Station Annexe

South London Gallery’s newly opened Fire Station annexe, designed by 6a architects, has enabled the institution to expand its internationally acclaimed contemporary exhibitions, education and events programmes, furthering its reputation for bringing new work by established and lesser known artists to an area of London with a fascinating local history. Originally built in 1867, London’s…

9 Exceptional Buildings To Visit During Open House London 2018

This weekend, 22–23 September 2018, a number of London’s ordinarily private buildings, landmarks and residences, will be open to the public. Directed by Rory Olcayto, critic and editor of the Architects’ Journal, Open House was started in 1992 as a non-profit organisation to promote public awareness and appreciation of the capital’s design and architecture. The…

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