News — Lauren Baker

MONIKER ART FAIR "UNCENSORED" LONDON 2018

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MONIKER ART FAIR - UNCENSORED - LONDON - 2018 Earlier this year The Art Hound team were honoured and somewhat daunted to be invited to be one of only thirty top galleries from around the world to exhibit at the prestigious and exclusive Moniker Art Fair in London's Brick Lane.  Moniker is run by a small team of tough and exceptionally smart New Yorkers all hailing from the art world. It takes place twice annually: once in Brooklyn, NYC and once in London’s Brick Lane.  The show promises an antidote to the monotony of so many art fairs, in their...

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I'll Know It When I See It

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Last week I finished Edward Docx new novel “Let Go My Hand”. The character of the dying academic father takes his three dysfunctional sons to see the Palaeolithic cave paintings in France before he dies. The raw power of human creativity hits them hard. Art transforms us and makes us see the world afresh. It makes sense of our existence. Then I saw Spike Lee on TV discussing his new film “BlacKkKlansman”, speaking passionately about acts of creativity in the modern world, about how art can have an impact of our state of mind, how art influences the decisions we...

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