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Five Art Exhibitions to Catch this Summer in London!

Whether it’s seeking shelter from the unpredictable British weather or to keep the kids entertained during the summer holidays; here at PopUp Painting HQ we’ve compiled a list of our top five art exhibitions to catch this summer. 1. What? The London Open 2018 Where? The Whitechapel Gallery When? 8 June – 26 Aug. This […]

5 things you didn’t know about elephants

Elephantidae is a family of large, herbivorous mammals collectively called elephants and mammoths. These are terrestrial large mammals with a snout modified into a trunk and teeth modified into tusks. BLA BLA BLAAH! We know you know that! But did you know these!  😉    Elephants purr like cats do, as a means of communication. […]

Partner Venue: The DoubleTree Islington

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London – Islington This fabulous PopUp Painting venue is  just steps from a variety of shops, specialty boutiques, restaurants and bars and is the ideal base for exploring London. Take a 5-minute walk to Angel tube station or a 15-minute walk to King’s Cross and St. Pancras rail stations. With thos […]

Partner Venue: The Tabard, Chiswick!

At PopUp Painting, we are proud to announce that we are now partners with The Tabard in Chiswick! The Tabard is a unique London pub. Dating back to 1880, it was designed by the architect Norman Shaw as part of the development of Bedford Park. This Grade II listed pub is now managed by Greene [...]

Partner Venue: Bunga Bunga, Battersea!

At PopUp Painting, we are proud to announce that we are now partners with Bunga Bunga, Battersea! Bunga Bunga Battersea has a lot to offer. On the ground floor you'll find a bar and restaurant serving authentic Italian cuisine. You can come here for dinner or opt for their famous La Famiglia Brunch every Sunday. [...]

Boating on the Seine with Dogs!

On Friday 18th May we'll be at Brasserie Blanc painting Pierre-Auguste Renoir's famous Boating on the Seine. The only way I think this Impressionist masterpiece could be improved is with dogs. Lots of dogs. So enjoy this list of our favourite water-loving canines! Tenuous link to Renoir's original? Maybe, but as if that will stop you [...]

Autism Awareness Month: Featured Artist

April is Autism Awareness Month. Here at PopUp Painting we are celebrating the work of the artist Stephen Wiltshire, a London based artist with Autism. Stephen Wiltshire is known for his detailed depictions in paint and pencil of landscapes. The artist has a particular talent for drawing lifelike, accurate representations of cities, sometimes after having […]

PopUp Painting Birthday Party!

Last Monday we celebrated our 5th Birthday at one of our longest running venue partners. Since 2013, PopUp Painting has been coming to bars and restaurants in London and beyond and helping people to unleash their creativity. We are all very proud of what we have achieved in this time and celebrated this milestone at [...]

10 Things You Can Only Do In Spring!

Olaf Has The Right Idea GIF from Olaf GIFs After an unusually cold and long winter it finally feels like Spring is in full swing. The birds are singing, the buds are blooming and the sun is shining (occasionally, it's still England after all). Join us in welcoming in the new season with 10 things [...]