Reflections

Insights, opinions and discussions

Adriana Oliver has a keen eye for aesthetics, and an uncanny knack for helping us deconstruct our inner biases. The Barcelona based artist creates vivid and eye-catching pop art-esque compositions that provide instant aesthetic appeal. However, in stripping her subject matter back to a stylishly simple...

Few artists can claim to have come close to the international notoriety achieved by UK creator Damien Hirst. His work, often shocking in nature, plays rebelliously with themes of science, religion, life and death, and frequently pushes the viewer far from the familiar realms of...

If you raise the topic of artistic duo Gilbert and George in conversation, you'll discover that responses of those familiar with the creative pair tend to fall into one of two camps – and these tend to be pitched far, far apart. Much like their...

The multi-talented Pieter Janssen – known in the art world as Piet Parra, or simply Parra – has spread his creative wings wide, from his base in Amsterdam. Between an instantly recognizable visual style, and keeping his toes distributed between a diversity of cultural scenes,...

To step into the world of Coarse (began by Mark Landwehr and Sven Waschk)  is to slide sideways into a whimsical world of fantasy, adventure, and layered intricacy. Within the thrumming scene of contemporary art toy collecting, few creators rival Coarse in terms of attention to...

Zodiac inspired timepieces from the most esteemed watchmaker’s of the world have become a covetable niche for many a collector. Among this fascinating and often enchanting roster of wristwatches, none can compare to the Hublot x Yue Minjun Classic Fusion Wristwatch, created to celebrate the...

If you have a hunger for mystery, and a taste for the sublime, there may be no better artist to serve you than Dutch photographer Erwin Olaf. His images ooze decadence and poise thanks to their exquisitely meticulous composition, however beyond the high-fashion-esque facade, a true...

Listening to Daniel Arsham speak, it seems natural to marvel at how such prolific productivity and serene calm can co-exist within one person. Perhaps, however, it is exactly this calm that allows American artist Daniel Arsham to absorb and re-project such a broad view of the...