Spring is in The Air

Spring is in The Air

As the weather shows some signs of warming up, I’ve turned my attention towards embellished Islamic architectural doors and windows. With Ramadan approaching fast, it’s a good time for me to make a head start on Islamic art ideas. Geometric designs in Islamic art are a combination of overlapping and interlacing patterns. A complex challenge [...]

Art-committed

Art-committed

I’ve strayed away from my blog for far too long. Getting myself back on track, this week I made an early visit to the Victoria and Albert museum in South Kensington; for a spot of mint tea in their exquisite café and to enjoy their vast collection of treasured art. The tearoom as always wrapped [...]

Tate, Thames, Tea

Tate, Thames, Tea

Another week, another gallery. This week I was greeted by the large scale walls of an old power station, The Tate Modern. The prominent landmark is located in a prime photography hotspot, Southbank, a stone's throw walk away from London Bridge station. The spacious gallery is brimming with inspiration, from its grey toned architecture to [...]

Day At

Day At

The British Museum. Like all my previous visits I take pictures in the main hall, breeze through gallery rooms and leisurely spend time browsing through the central shop. The shop is a fantastic place to find small segments from majority of the collections. Each table and shelf is filled with striking products; from Mummy pencil [...]