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Partner Venue: Horniman at Hays!

PopUp Painting are partnered with Horniman at Hays. Read all about this great location, which can be found in London Bridge!   The Horniman at Hays is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson’s collection of great British pubs, reputed for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere. The area, along the south bank of the […]

POPUP PAINTING AND THE TURNER PRIZE 2016!

‘It’s amazing what you can do with an E in A-Level art, a twisted imagination and a chainsaw’. Damien Hirst’s acceptance speech in 1995   YEP! It’s that time of the year again, when we all sit around wondering about the Turner Prize. This year’s Turner Prize is awarded on 5 December 2016 and an announcement broadcast […]

DATE NIGHT!

If you or your significant other are constantly at a loss for new and interesting date ideas. Then you have landed in the right place! Seriously, everybody loves a dinner and a movie, but every now and then you need something a little more exciting. Whether you’re celebrating an anniversary, a birthday or simply spicing […]

Christmas is coming!

Is it to early to start talking about Christmas? … Ah what the heck! It’s a holly jolly time of the year, so lets not be to much of a Grinch about this post shall we. Ten days people! Ten days until the 1st of December and then the count down begins. Have you got […]

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GIVE THE GIFT OF CREATIVITY!

Give someone the opportunity to make a difference to their social life with a PopUp Painting gift voucher! I don’t think anyone is confused about what gift giving should be. It’s not just about the gift but the thought behind it, the idea that someone took time out of their routine to consider you and what […]

Support Help for Heroes and The British Legion with our Poppy season!

Support Help for Heroes and The British Legion with our Poppy season!

Action always speaks louder than words, and here at PopUp Painting as well as our incredibly fun evening events we also offer a unique and fun way to raise funds for charities and other not-for-profit organisations. For the entire month of November part of the ticket sales will be donated to two charities. we are […]

Interviewing Miguel Galue!

PopUp Painting events are led by local artists who are experts not just in their trade, but in entertainment and organisational development. In addition, they are supported by a team with expertise in management, innovation and training. PopUp Painting’s team includes 14 artist, and today we have interviewed Miguel Galue.   1. Introduce yourself; Who […]

What is Art Deco?

Art Deco is an art movement involving a mix of modern decorative art styles, largely of the 1920s and 1930s, whose main characteristics were inspired by various avant-garde painting styles of the early twentieth century. With the rise in status of decorative artists, who in the 19th century had been considered simply as artisans. The term […]

LONDON -A Sense of Place!

The Royal Watercolour Society has currently opened their Autumn show. Showcasing work themed around London.   London has been the home of the Royal Watercolour Society since its foundation in 1804.  Originally exhibiting in Pall Mall, then moving to Conduit Street in Mayfair (1938) before finally relocating to Bankside (1980), the Society has engaged with […]

REALLY GOOD FOURTH PLINTH!

If you have been roaming central London lately then it would be pretty hard to miss the The 11th Fourth Plinth artwork that has been unveiled in London’s Trafalgar Square by mayor Sadiq Khan.     Brighton based artist David Shrigley’s ‘Really Good’ is a 7m-high elongated thumbs-up, described as the ‘tallest and most positive yet.’ It is […]