Review: Painting the Modern Garden (EXHIBITION)

It was a dreary morning when my mother and I rocked up to the Royal Academy (RA) with the hopes of seeing the new Impressionist exhibition tag lined ‘Monet to Matisse’ (something I have a slight problem with, but something I understand.) I’ll place my note of warning here: book your tickets in advance. As…

Review: Jane Austen Centre (MUSEUM)

Another delayed review for you! And when I say ‘review’ this is just another ‘you-should-really-go-and-see-this-because-it-was-great-and-you’ll-just-love-it-yeah’. So let me tell you about the Jane Austen Centre in Bath! Essentially, this museum is located just a stone’s throw away from the famous Cresent. As well as this it is on Gay Street, where the author herself used…

Berlin Hamburgers

Very late post about this. Should have really arrived on your virtual doorstep a couple of months ago.  So please enjoy this late offering about Berlin Hamburgers. Or as it’s more commonly known, the Hamburger Bahnhof, a modern art museum in Berlin. This particular post is about the ‘A-Z The Marzona Collection’ exhibition. As the…

Review: A Victorian Obsession (EXHIBITION)

The beautiful painting that you see before your eyes, is called The Roses of Heliogabalus by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema. And this beautiful painting is currently on show as part of ‘A Victorian Obsession’ at the Leighton House Museum. I’ll keep this brief and to the point. The house itself is worth visiting, purely for its…