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A Curators’ Guide To The Armory Show 2020

The Armory Show, hosted at Piers 90 and 94, NYC, from 4-8 March 2020, has established itself as a leading cultural destination for discovering and collecting the world’s most significant 20th and 21st-century art. The art fair features presentations by leading international galleries, innovative artist commissions, and dynamic public programmes. Since its founding in 1994,…

6 Contemporary Movement Artists Expanding Definitions Of Dance

According to conventional definitions, contemporary dance draws on both classical ballet and modern dance, whereas postmodern dance was a direct and opposite response to any pre-existing tradition. Pioneer Merce Cunningham is considered to be the first choreographer to develop an independent attitude towards modern dance and defy the ideas that were established by it. In…

Interviews

Interview: Adam DeMartino & Andrew Carter, Co-Founders ...

Appearing at first glance like futuristic aquariums or contemporary art installations, mushroom growers Smallhold’s minifarms are transforming the supply chain, while offering customers a unique spectacle. Eerie blue lights, vivid and sculptural mushrooms in hues of coral, pink, and yellow come together to create a compelling effect. The mycelium fruiting blocks in which the mushrooms…

Interview: Jewellery Designer Soull Ogun On The Evolution Of...

The creative output of identical twin duo Soull and Dynasty Ogun, L’Enchanteur is a concept brand inspired by the sciences, colour theory, numerology, religion, mythologies, magic and fairytales. L’Enchanteur seeks to communicate a story of craftsmanship behind each of their pieces, creating clothing, jewellery, and lifestyle items that redefine the meaning of an heirloom. Having…

Interview: Huzefa Sajawal, The London Chef Shining A Light O...

Originating in Kolkata, Soho restaurant FATT PUNDIT’s menu takes inspiration from the unique cuisine that was invented when the Hakka people migrated to India from the Chinese province of Canton, bringing with them their culinary riches. Incorporating traditional Chinese cooking techniques with the spices of India to create something both new yet familiar, Indo Chinese…

 

The Best Collaborations From London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2020

As ever, this season London Fashion Week showcased a breadth of exciting new and emerging talent, alongside established favourites, with a busy schedule of shows and events concluding today, 18 February. With London’s inimitable young designers joining forces with diverse collaborators to create rich new work, Something Curated highlights five of the best linkups of…

Cameron Rowland Proposes New Models For Art To Engage With Justice

American artist Cameron Rowland, selected as a MacArthur Fellow in 2019, endeavours to make visible the institutions, systems, and policies that perpetuate systemic racism and economic inequality through his work. The Wesleyan University graduate’s research-intensive practice centres around the display of objects and documents whose provenance and operations expose the legacies of racial capitalism and…

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