Andy Warhol’s Polaroids

From the late 1950s until his death in 1987, Andy Warhol toted a Polaroid camera with him wherever he went. He was thus able to capture the barrage of famous faces — his own included — and fleeting moments that swirled around him with every step. Not even his private time was off-limits. A new…

ARTISTS IN OUR STREETS #065: Emma May Farrant

Emma is a young illustrator whose work primarily focuses on female form and fashion with intertwined themes of being a girl, social media, tattoo and youth culture.     What’s your background as an illustrator? I graduated the Illustration course at Brighton University in 2016. I always did creative subjects at school (much to my…

Artist creates jewellery from Beijing’s smog

Studio Roosegaarde have created the world’s largest smog vacuum cleaner and the collected particles are turned into jewellery. Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde and his team of experts have created the world’s largest smog vacuum cleaner. The Smog Free Tower uses patented ion technology to produce smog-free air in public space, allowing people to breathe and…

ARTISTS IN OUR STREETS #060: Jeni Harrison

Jeni Harrison is a designer, maker and cheery retail worker based in Brighton. She recently completed a Fashion and Business degree at the University of Brighton and has previously worked with designers Jane Bowler and Larissa Hadjio. Jeni is currently working at H&M in Brighton, while also starting up a printed clothing company with her…

ARTISTS IN OUR STREETS #054: Amy Lamb

Amy Lamb is a multidisciplinary designer and recent graduate of Brighton University.  Her final collection Norden saw success at Graduate Fashion Week 2015, when it was shortlisted for the awards show, and she has since gone on to study an MA in Fashion at Kingston University.   What’s your connection to Brighton and what do…

ARTISTS IN OUR STREETS #051: Becky Holden

Becky Holden is a fashion design graduate from Kent, animal enthusiast and self-confessed passionate creative weirdo.   What’s your connection to Brighton? I’m from Kent originally, but often came to Brighton with my family as a child. The older I got, I felt the city had amazing creative vibes, and this eccentric yet incredibly relaxed…

ARTISTS IN OUR STREETS #048: Lois Woodford

Lois Woodford is a menswear designer creating conscientious and functional garments which are informed by the decadent and louche. A recent graduate from the University of Brighton, Lois has previously interned with Matthew Miller in London.   What’s your connection to Brighton and what do you dig about the city? I had never been to…

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