Somerset House’s Affordable Creative Studios

To combat an “accelerating exodus of artists due to rising rents and redevelopment,” London’s Somerset House is set to open affordable studios to keep the creative spirit of the city alive. Set to be used as both studio and rehearsal space, it will house some 100 creatives of all disciplines. This is a move in the right direction for a city that—like so many others—is …

Big Bang Data at London’s Somerset House

Artists' inventive and strange ways to analyze their personal world and the universe around us

Do you know where your cat lives? You probably do and, if you ever tagged it #cat in a publicly available photo online, chances are so does Owen Mundy. Mundy is the artist behind the project “I Know Where Your Cat Lives” and one of the people taking part in “Big Bang Data”—on show now at London’s Somerset House. Through the eyes of a number …

Summer Screen Prints at Somerset House

Curated by Print Club London, an exhibition of film posters

London’s historic Somerset House—the arts and cultural center at The Strand in London—shows movies in its iconic courtyard each summer. For the third year in a row, it has matched this season’s films with a compelling exhibition of newly created posters, in collaboration with screen-printing studio Print Club London. The exhibition (on now through 23 August) is called Summer Screen Prints and features exciting work …