Tag Archives: Southwold

Patience (After Sebald)

This modest, immensely enjoyable documentary is about one of my favourite books, ‘The Rings of Saturn’ by the German poet and critic W G Sebald, who was born in 1944, taught for much of his adult life in this country, … Read more

In Sebald’s Footsteps

I found this thread on Twitter, from Francisco CantĂș. I asked to share it here and he said ‘Of course!’ I spent the last 3 days walking 24 miles across East Anglia, following the footsteps of W.G. Sebald in THE … Read more

Francis Davison: Collages

The Redfern Gallery, 20 Cork Street, Mayfair, W1S 3HL is presently a great place to get lost. Until 9th December, it is the venue for a fabulous exhibition of collages by the late Francis Davison, a master of the art … Read more

Lowestoft

Ordnance Survey of Great Britain 1954, Sheet 137 – Lowestoft (click on the image for a closer look) A recent trip to Hastings lead to a Sunday morning treasure hunt in Roberts Rummage, a small living room piled high with … Read more

A Life In Colour

Andrew Walton reminded me of Margaret Mellis when he wrote Schwittering. It prompted me to go looking for more. I found this film about her at Culture Unplugged. I also found a letter she sent me in 1996 (in a … Read more

Jonny’s Got A Brand New Bag

After we hung Jonny Hannah‘s exhibition at Kensington Place last week I discovered a box of leftovers containing these wonderful hand painted paper carrier bags, for these popular high street retailers – Ishmael’s Stripey Top Shop, Henry Thomas Tackle & … Read more

Messing About On The River (2)

Jazmin Velasco has been celebrating her ideal English summer on the river in Henley, Cambridge and Southwold, dodging the endless rain and doing her best to spread some sunshine with this series of light-hearted engravings.

Postcard From Southwold

We framed this drawing of Southwold two years ago. It was made by Ron Fuller and came from the Secret exhibition at the Royal College of Art in 2009. We were recently asked to frame four more from the exhibition … Read more