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The PopUp Painting Gift Guide

With Christmas being just a few weeks away, it’s time to think about that Christmas shopping!This year has been incredibly difficult for all small businesses especially. The PopUp Painting team is made up of dozen’s of artists who create a range of unique products and we’ve got a great selection of unique gift ideas below […]

Benefits of Connection of the Workplace

For a majority, office work has looked a little different this year. It is brilliant to see how many businesses have managed to pivot their daily routine to adapt to the changes, but we can’t forget the importance of connection of the workplace and what we can do during this current climate to maintain it.

Lockdown update

All PopUp Painting events through to 2 December have been cancelled. We will be contacting all booked guests imminently.

What’s On this November

What’s on this November in London, Birmingham, Manchester, Oxford, Leeds and online.

Impact of new COVID Tiering System

Earlier this week the Government announced its new Tiering System: Medium (Tier 1), High (Tier 2), Very High (Tier 3). We have taken the time to review the Government’s guidance and cross-referenced with interpretations from our partners and other businesses, and understand that events can continue to operate in Tiers 1, and in Tier 2 […]

Putting Black Women in the Arts Centre Stage

It should be no surprise that the visual arts have a significant skew towards men, and white men in particularly. Shockingly, in the National Gallery’s collection of over 2,300 pieces only 21 are by women artists (National Gallery). Of these 21 women, none are black.  We know that there are black women artists and creatives – but Black […]

Iconic Artworks to see in the Tate by Black Artists

Spend an afternoon this Black History Month appreciating some of the most iconic artworks by Black Artists in the Tate. Have we missed any? Please let us know in the comments. Christ Ofilli – No Women No Cry, 1998 This large, striking painting depicts the profile of a woman crying. The painting is vibrant with […]

What’s On – Black History Month 2020

Black History Month takes place every October in the UK, the month started as a way of remembering important people in History of the African Diaspora. Now, every October the country is filled with events, talks, social media movements to educate people on Black History. We've created a list of great Black History events that [...]

Artist Spotlight: Jean Beraud

Jean Béraud was a French painter renowned for his numerous paintings depicting the life of Paris, and the nightlife of Paris society.Pictures of the Champs Elysees, cafés, Montmartre and the banks of the Seine are precisely detailed illustrations of everyday Parisian life during the “Belle Époque”. Born in St Petersburg, Béraud moved with his family […]