Tags: creativity

The Artist In His Studio (1628) by Artist Of The Week, Rembrandt

  From the Museum of Fine Arts: In this small painting, the young Rembrandt seems to represent the daunting moments of conception and decision necessary to the creation of a work of art. An artist confronts his easel in a studio bare of everything except his essential tools. This drama, with its emphasis on thought […]

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas everyone! This fantastic Christmas Starry Night is from TexasUCanPaint, who like PopUp Painting make art accessible with art entertainment events! We hope you have a lovely holiday season, and to see you in 2015!

PopUp Painting at Chiswick Business Park for EnoyWork’s Artistic License!

EnjoyWork invited PopUp Painting to Chiswick Business Park on Friday for their Artistic License event! Alongside other creative entertainment companies (such as mask making, and mug designing) PopUp Painting helped people on the business park unleash their creativity! With designs like Banksy’s Flower Thrower and Girl with Balloon, and Andy Warhol’s Flowers, our team helped […]

Some truly mind-bending designs

The objects you’re about to see below don’t really exist. That’s not to say that they’re CGI products. They’re ‘perspective-localised designs‘. Created by Swiss artist Felice Varini, they will puzzle you at first! Head over to Aplus.com for the full explanation of how Varini achieved it!     Can you figure it out? Head over […]

Congratulations to Germany for winning the World Cup!

Congratulations to Germany for winning the World Cup!

Following Germany’s 7-1 triumph over Brazil, was it really a surprise that Germany won the final? How do you feel about Germany as Champions of the World? We’ve been seeing this image everywhere! Perhaps Angela Merkel would like a PopUp Painting event themed around this picture…   PopUp Painting events are social painting experiences; making […]

What do you think of the 2014 Brazilian FIFA World Cup logo?

What do you think of the 2014 Brazilian FIFA World Cup logo?

What do you think of the 2014 Brazilian FIFA World Cup logo? A palm tree, or a face-palm? We’ll be running a series of Brazilian themed events to commemorate the 2014 FIFA World Cup this summer, with artwork inspired by artist Tom Veiga!

10 things you need to know about PopUp Painting (in pictures)

 Below are 10 things you need to know about PopUp Painting, Buzzfeed style.                 1. We provide all the kit. You don’t need to bring anything. Canvasses, easels, table covers, paint, brushes, pallet books, music, plastic beakers, napkins – even plastic bags for you to take your painting […]

This week with PopUp Painting

Since our birthday party at Brasserie Blanc last Friday (where we raised £332 for Cafe Art!!), we’ve had a busy week. After our own birthday party (one year since our launch at The Soho Hotel in 2013!), we held a Power Puff Girls themed birthday party at Babycakes, East Sheen. On Monday, we returned to […]

PopUp Painting’s First Birthday Party!

A year after our launch in 2013 at the Soho Hotel, PopUp Painting celebrated its first anniversary at Brasserie Blanc, Southbank on Friday 4th April. We were delighted to joined by hosts from our venues across London, loyal customers, and supporters of Cafe Art. Our event spanned three parts: an hour of social painting (led […]