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What do you know about the wine world? We find out with the new novel by Peter Stafford-Bow

Fancy a good read this Christmas? We’re recommending the laugh-out-loud debut by Peter Stafford-Bow. Corkscrew follows Felix Hart, a tragic orphan whose expulsion from school results in his relentless, alcohol-soaked climb to the summit of the international wine trade. <img class="size-medium wp-image-30618

Creative Upcycling with &hobbs Vintage Furniture and Artwork

In the modern world our material consumption is constantly on the increase, with man’s desire for commodities of all shapes and sizes seemingly an insatiable one. Meanwhile the resources feeding this need are diminishing before our eyes, since the demand

In talks with – photographer Edward T. Cooke

Edward T. Cooke is a photographer & model from the Hills of Surrey. With a ton of rad work already under his belt, both in-front of and behind the lens, Edwards works appear to be going from strength to strength.

5 Reasons to (re)Read Portnoy’s Complaint

Recently the American writer Philip Roth announced he was quitting literature. We look back over his neurotic, sacrilegious and puerile 1969 novel, Portnoy’s Complaint.

Exhibition Preview: Word Press Photo 2012

Thought-provoking, inspiring, heart-breaking, interrogatory and, most importantly, profoundly enlightening. The World Press Photo Exhibition runs from the 9th to the 27th November, it’s absolutely unmissable and completely free.

The Super Adventure Club: Gala Bingo Kingston

The Super Adventure Club photographers took a visit to the disused Gala Bingo Hall in Kingston. The architecture, space and surroundings give you a sense of the atmosphere which was once present in the 30s.

Future Plans: Jess Littlewood at The Contemporary London

The Contemporary London is set to host FUTURE PLANS this weekend at 18 Hewitt Street in Shoreditch, a solo exhibition by the super talented Jess Littlewood. We’re going to it, and so should you.

The Super Adventure Club: St Peter’s Mortuary

St. Peter’s mortuary was closed in 2009 but inside there is still a definite pang of death in the air. Lewis Watts of The Super Adventure Club managed to get inside and get some pictures.

New Sensations and The Future Can Wait at the Saatchi Gallery

New Sensations and The Future Can Wait at the Saatchi Gallery showcases 55 artists across 22,000 square feet, which is allegedly the biggest show taking place in Frieze week. We went to check it out.

Exhibition: Factory Project III at Red Bull Studios

The West London Art Factory, an open access printing studio based a refurbished Perfume Factory in North Acton, returns to Red Bull Studios this week for Factory Project III.


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Frank Correa.

Frank says he is 'documenting the present for the future's advantage.'

INTERVIEW.

Well heeeello Abe Vigoda.

Don't be fooled by their name folks, Abe Vigoda are not a tribute act to the great actor who's career spanned all the way from The Godfather to a peak…

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The Style History of Visual Kei

For the uninitiated, Visual Kei is a Japanese music genre that blends together punk, glam metal, speed metal and potentially the most ridiculous clothing to ever be worn onstage.