London’s Most Influential Curators

London remains at the centre of the art world, boasting a diverse roster of innovative new artists, thriving galleries and impressive museums, collectively hosting innumerable shows each year. Central to this ecosystem are curators, traditionally custodians of a museum or collection, though, more broadly speaking, content specialists, spanning commercial galleries and other arts platforms. Developing…

Investigating Alessandro Michele’s Love Affair With Britain

Alessandro Michele was appointed as Gucci’s creative director back in January 2015. With the backing of Marco Bizzarri, the label’s CEO and president, Michele has brought his distinctive sense of eclecticism to the Italian fashion house. Born in Rome, the designer developed an acute appreciation of aesthetics, influenced by his mother’s interest in cinema and his…

Sadiq Khan & London’s Cultural Caretakers

Since assuming the role of Mayor of London in May 2016, Sadiq Khan has made a concerted effort to advance London’s cultural standing, showing his support of the city’s nightlife venues, planning an annual London Borough of Culture initiative, introducing the Creative Land Trust, and opening the 10th London Fashion Week Men’s, among other activities….

Navigating The British Film Industry: Key Figures To Know

Aside from the occasional blockbuster, the UK has held a somewhat understated position on the global cinema scene. Despite this, The London Film Festival expands year on year, now starting to attract some major international releases. Across the calendar, homegrown success stories have become more frequent. Below is a whistle-stop tour of some of the…

The Aesthete’s Wish List: 11 Things You Can Buy Right Now

Covering March’s new drops, restocks, and promising auctions, Something Curated has compiled a list of eleven of the most coveted items available for purchase in London this month, spanning art, fashion, home and more. Art Pablo Picasso || Vase Deux Anses Hautes, 1952 Vase Deux Anses Hautes was conceived in 1952, only five years after…

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