Cao Fei is a multi-media artist and filmmaker based in Beijing. Video, digital media, photography and objects all play a role in the artist's engagement with an age of rapid technological development. The Serpentine Galleries exhibition will bring together new and existing works in an immersive, site-specific installation, expanding the themes of automation, virtuality and technology that Cao Fei continuously draws upon.Read More
I’ve lived in Marylebone ever since I moved to London from Stockholm twelve years ago, and Daunt Books on Marylebone High Street remains my favourite place in the area to this day.
Bassman was a fashion photographer and art editior at Harper's Bazaar in the 1950s - 1970s, renowned for her high contrast images of society women, actresses and models. Bassman's later reworking of her early negatives in the 1990s established her as a modernising figure in fashion photography.Read More
Sir Henry Wellcome was an enthusiastic traveller and collector – amassing well over a million books, paintings and objects from around the world. Most of his collecting was in the two areas that fascinated him the most – health and medicine. ‘Medicine Man’ is a free permanent display of a small part of that huge collection.READ MORE