My week in the art world – Berlin vol. 1 – Traces of tactility

This week I flew over to Berlin for the first time to buy a few records, learn how to wear a bum bag as a cross body bag, and, most importantly, to see some wonderfully curated shows. As I had time to consider these in the past few days I realised that tactility and memory were threads connecting Henrique Neves, Louise Bourgeois and Philip Wiegard  as each artist presented traces of his or her past through their chosen medium.

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Art Night – Catch our Instagram stream today!

Art Night is almost upon us! On Saturday 7 July I intend on spending 12 hours walking around the South Bank, Vauxhall and Nine Elms to see the incredible projects and installations on show.  In true me fashion, I have already created a schedule (not too dissimilar from the arduous task of organising set times for festivals) and will be sharing my trail and thoughts in my usual column.

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