Strategies & Advice for Curating Part III

WHAT IS CURATION?

When it comes to art, it is not just the artist producing the work who needs to be creative. Choosing the right piece of work for the chosen space is tough and should take time and careful consideration. Whether you are choosing a piece of art for your independent café, office space or the empty wall in your bedroom, knowing how to curate the space becomes an important factor.
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Strategies and Advice for Curating

What is curation?

Laura Fishman_Spirit of London.diptych in Context
Laura Fishman, Spirit of London, 120 x 60cm
When it comes to art, it is not just the artist producing the work who needs to be creative. Choosing the right piece of work for the chosen space is tough and something that takes time and careful consideration. Whether you are choosing a piece of art for your independent café, office space or the empty wall in your bedroom, knowing how to curate the space is key.
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Its Nude – Not Rude

Black Butterfly Pair
Lesley Mackenzie, Black Butterfly Pair

The Nude in Art

The Nude has featured heavily within art over the centuries, from the Ancient Greek and Roman statues to the distorted, fleshy paintings by Jenny Saville. Despite its presence throughout history, the female nude, in particular, is still problematic.
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Art-ctic: The Beauty Without the Cold

The sky is grey, icy wind somehow manages to sneak through the gaps in your clothes and snow and sleet flurries make your normal commute to work more of a challenge than usual.
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Why Subscribe to Art?

At Why Not Art, we are paving a revolutionary new way to live with and experience contemporary art.

By Michelle Allen, Curator at WhyNotArt

Want to impress your friends and family with your own personal gallery space in your home? Maybe you have always wanted to own an amazing piece of art but do not want to pay the up front costs? Or perhaps you love so many different pieces of art that you simply cannot choose just one?

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Strategies & Advice for Curating Part II

By Renatta Maniski-Luke, Curator at Why Not Art

What is curation?

When it comes to art, it is not just the artist producing the work who needs to be creative. Choosing the right piece of work for the chosen space is tough and something that takes time and careful consideration. Whether you are choosing a piece of art for your independent café, office space or the empty wall in your bedroom, knowing how to curate the space is key.
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Talented Art Fair // March 2018

 

By Michelle Allen, Curator at Why Not Art Are your walls looking a bit drab? Do you need something fresh to liven up a room for the approaching spring? Why not browse our collection of amazing art, all available for one low monthly subscription! At Why Not Art, we are always spotting new emerging talent and constantly keeping a pulse on what’s happening in the contemporary art scene here in London. We are constantly adding fresh works and content to our site so that you are always up to date. 
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In the Artist’s Studio // Valerie Savchits

By Michelle Allen, Curator at Why Not Art

Brixton Market //

Amidst the bustling and energetic Brixton market lies Valerie’s creative haven. As we pass market stands, small restaurants and various shops, she smiles and unlocks a door to the men’s toilet. We are then led up a flight of stairs to find a hallway full of hidden artist studios.
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Valentine’s Day Gifting

Don’t Worry – We’ve Got February 14th Covered For You

By Michelle Allen, Curator at Why Not Art These days, Valentines Day encompasses so much more than just romance. Candy and teddy bears have become an archaic thing of the past – why not activate your creative side and give the gift of art to your loved ones!
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