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Welcome - London Art Fair 2016 - London Art Fair is the UK’s premier Fair for Modern British and contemporary art.

Welcome - London Art Fair 2016 - London Art Fair is the UK’s premier Fair for Modern British and contemporary art.

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Birmingham's Creative Hub Get out of town, The Custard Factory was built by the very man that invented custard over 100 years ago? You bet folks. Originally a 5-acre spread of factories built by Sir Alfred Bird (the inventor of custard don't you know), this lone warrior remains and is standing out proud in amongst the industrial drones surrounding it. Nathan Coley Nathan Coley (b.1967, Glasgow, Scotland) is interested in the idea of ‘public’ space, and his practice explores the ways in which architecture becomes invested – and reinvested – with meaning. Across a range of media Coley investigates what the built environment reveals about the people it surrounds and how the social and individual response to it is in turn culturally conditioned. Using the readymade as a means to take from and re-place in the world, Coley addresses the ritual forms we use to articulate our beliefs – from hand-held placards and erected signs to religious sanctuaries. Whether highlighting in illuminated letters the testimony of a New Yorker recalling the World Trade Center attacks or erasing the names of the dead from their gravestones, his work frequently turns the specific into the general, thereby testing its function as a form of social representation. Nathan Coley lives and works in Glasgow.

2012 Art Fairs - International Art Fairs AIPAD Photography Show April 9 - 13, 2014 New York, NY Silicon Valley Contemporary April 10 - 13, 2014 San Jose, CA Art Cologne April 9 - 13, 2014 Cologne, Germany Paris Photo April 25 - 27, 2014 Los Angeles, CA Photo Independent Art Fair April 25 - 27, 2014 Los Angeles, CA Pulse New York May 8 - 11, 2014 New York, NY

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Costs and fundraising How much will I need to fundraise to take part in ICS? All ICS volunteers will be asked to make every effort to fundraise an individual target of at least £800. Fundraising is a requirement of the programme, but no volunteer should be excluded because of cost. Why do I need to fundraise? The UK government’s Department for International Development (DFID) funds 90% of the ICS programme. The other 10% is funded by volunteer fundraising. Zeng Fanzhi ZENG FANZHI, Self-portrait, 2011, oil on canvas, 59 × 39 5/16 inches (150 × 100 cm) Zeng Fanzhi Listed Exhibitions (29 Kb) Zeng Fanzhi was born in Wuhan, China in 1964. Major exhibitions include Singapore Art Museum (2007); Musée d'Art Moderne de Saint-Etienne de Metropole, Saint-Etienne, France (2007); Fundacion Godia, Barcelona, Spain (2009); National Gallery for Foreign Art, Sofia, Bulgaria (2010); and Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai, China (2010). He has participated in numerous international group exhibitions including the first Guangzhou Triennale (2002); the Biennale di Venezia (2009); and "I mondo vi appartiene" at the François Pinault Foundation, Palazzo Grassi, Venice (2011). He will also participate in a major solo exhibition at the the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris in October, 2013.

Maria's Farm Country Kitchen - Aurora by guest blogger Maya Rodale, author of smart and sassy romance novels I used to have a signature scent: It was Chanel No. 22 (the younger, lighter version of Chanel No. 5, whose ads now feature Brad Pitt). My daily spritz of perfume was such a part of moi that on the one day I forgot it, I popped into Sephora on my way to work for a free spritz, lest I feel incomplete. These days, I only use unscented products, but I still spend a lot of time thinking about scent. Characters in romance novels are always hankering after the hero’s or heroine’s scent, and it’s always said to be “indescribably male” or “essentially her.”

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