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5 New Restaurants To Try In NYC This December

Something Curated highlights five of the most exciting new and recently launched restaurants to try in New York this December, taking a closer look at the chefs and proprietors behind the promising food offerings. Chikarashi Isso || Jonathan Chu, Ivy Tsang, Selwyn Chan, Michael Jong Lim & Atsushi Kono Fast-casual lunch destination Chikarashi debuts its…

6 Art Exhibitions Not To Miss In NYC This December

Looking at the month ahead, Something Curated highlights six of the most exciting art exhibitions taking place in New York this December.  Levant, at MINI/Goethe-Institut Curatorial Residencies Ludlow 38 || Paul Maheke, Ligia Lewis & Melika Ngombe (Until 15 Dec 2019) Levant is an installation by French artist and choreographer Paul Maheke incorporating a video…

The Best London Restaurant Openings This December

Highlighting this month’s most promising London food launches, Something Curated takes a closer look at what to try, as well as the chefs and proprietors behind the openings. Bancone Soho || Claudio Melis & Stefano Cilia Bancone, which opened in Covent Garden last year, is already expanding with a second site coming to Soho. Taking…

Interviews

Interview: In The Studio With Artist & Designer Dom Seb...

London based artist and designer Dom Sebastian graduated from Central Saint Martins in 2018, where he studied Textile Design. His graduate collection ‘Gel Futures’ distinctively explored experimental print design through silicones, thermoplastics and polyurethane systems, merged with photography and graphics. Sebastian has a background in creative direction and photography, having already worked with the likes…

Interview: Chef Richard Mclellan On His First Solo Venture, ...

Previously of Typing Room and Michelin-starred Alyn Williams at The Westbury, British chef Richard McLellan has partnered with Sir Terence Conran to open his first solo venture, Wilder, in the basement of Shoreditch institution the Boundary London. Inspired by McLellan’s supper clubs of the same name, where each dish included a wild element, the menu…

Interview: Tate Curator Emma Lewis On Surrealist Pioneer Dor...

Opening on 20 November 2019, Tate Modern presents the first UK retrospective of Dora Maar whose provocative photographs and photomontages became celebrated icons of surrealism. Born Henriette Théodora Markovitch, Maar grew up between Argentina and Paris and studied decorative arts and painting before switching her focus to photography. In doing so, she became part of…

 

The Philistine: The Very Best Of London Culture This December

Something Curated highlights the unmissable arts and culture happenings taking place across London this December, from Nigerian-British designer Mowalola’s debut exhibition at NOW Gallery, to a much-anticipated Hannah Diamond performance, via artist John Booth’s Christmas card workshop. Exhibitions Silent Madness, at NOW Gallery || Mowalola (6 Dec 2019 – 19 Jan 2020) Silent Madness is…

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2019 Comes To South London Gallery

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2019 opens at South London Gallery next week, on 6 December 2019. Celebrating the breadth of art practice emerging from the UK’s exceptional art schools and alternative education programmes, the exhibition provides an intriguing opportunity to see the next generation of contemporary artists who encapsulate the cultural zeitgeist. The guest selectors for…

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