June 2021

The History of London through Art

From the first painting of London to the Great Fire to unmade beds – here’s a brief look at the History of London through art. c1630 – The First Painting of London View of London from Southwark, Unknown Artist No one is completely sure which is the first painting of London but it is believed […]

Starry Night Group Photo

2-0 Flash Sale!

The country is absolutely buzzing following England's victory over Germany in this evening's match. As the score was 2-0, we figured the best way to celebrate was with a little 24-hour-save-20% flash sale on selected events. What do you think? Just use coupon SterlingKane when booking for the next 24 hours (up to 9PM on [...]

What’s on July 2021

July is here! This means, Wimbledon, Euros finals and hopefully some sun! Read on to find out the best events going on this July in London, Birmingham, Manchester and York. All our listed events are run by small businesses or celebrate diversity! London Saturday 3rd July – Paint London, London Art Bar, Holborn Try your […]

London Art Bar and Cafe Assistant

An exciting new opportunity has arisen with PopUp Painting & Events. As our company continues to grow, we are looking for bar and café assistants to support our Centre Managers in running our new Central London events café & bar based in High Holborn. Flexibility is key to our business and hours will be in the […]

8 of the Best LGBTQ+ Artists

As pride month draws to an end we’d thought this would be a great opportunity to write about some of the best and most iconic LGBTQ+ artists. Claude Cahun Born as Lucy Renee Mathilde Schwob, Cahun was a French surrealist photographer, sculptor and writer. Claude’s work explores her personal life as well political views. She […]

The Best Summer Wines

Summer is finally here, and as our chances of spending the coming months sipping a Chianti in Tuscany are looking increasingly unlikely, we’ve compiled a list of the best types of wine to drink in warm weather. White Wine When choosing a white wine in warmer weather you should note the acidity, the body and […]

10 Charities to Support this Pride Month

This Pride month marks 52 years since the Stonewall Riots in New York, and as in many countries homophobia is starting to diminish, other countries are enforcing stricter rules and prejudices against the LGBTQIA+ community. If you want to show your support this year by donating to a charity, we have compiled a list of […]

5 Inspirational Business Stories

Thinking of starting an entrepreneurial adventure but need some inspiration? Look no further! We collected a selection of 5 inspirational stories – from rags to riches, to people who completely changed their career and created a truly sustainable company. WhatsApp Founder – Jan Koum Jan Koum was brought up in a small village in Ukraine, […]

Coming Soon The London Art Bar

Coming Soon: The London Art Bar

Launching in late June 2021, The London Art Bar is the next exciting phase of our mission to unleash creativity, and bring art out of the classroom and gallery into the places people meet on an every day basis. Located just 4 minutes walk from Holborn Station, it will be the new home for PopUp [...]

The Story of Pride

Pride Month not only celebrates the progress that has been made in LGBT+ rights over the last few decades. It’s also a protest and a call to arms. While many things have improved for LGBT+ people in the UK, it’s not mission accomplished. From rising hate crime to homelessness to an LGBT+ pay gap – […]