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Mandelbrot the Magnificent (Book)
Posted in: Books, Reviews

Author Liz Ziemska describes herself as a ‘writer of slightly strange fiction’ and her latest book, steeped in the wonders of complex mathematics and the snatched innocence of childhood, holds true to this. Set in a Jewish community in Warsaw, Poland, six-year-old Benoit lives a comfortable life with his dentist mother, tailor father and younger […]

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  • Round Up of Art Private Views, Previews and Openings
    Posted in: Galleries & Museums, Highlights, Shows & Exhibitions

    MAKE_SHIFT is a group exhibition at the Collyer Bristow Gallery so titled, according to curator Rosalind Davis, because the artists create by ‘making, shifting and utilizing the provisional or rudimentary materials to construct their work.’ Across the broad area of mediums and techniques there is a focus on the mechanized. Make_Shift, Collyer Bristow Gallery, London […]

  • Wacky 90s Karaoke with a Difference – Hot Since 91
    Posted in: Events & Festivals, Highlights

    WHAT’S HOT LONDON? Magazine are always seeking out the hottest most happening events in the capital and the aptly named Hot Since 91 event planners have organised a 90s karaoke night that rejects the private karaoke booth shut-ins that have become the norm and instead turned things up a notch wilder. Everyone attending has to […]

  • London Cocktail Week
    Posted in: Bars & Clubs, Events & Festivals, Food & Dining, Highlights

    HAILED as the world’s biggest cocktail festival, London Cocktail Week runs from Oct 2 to Oct 8 and at its epicentre lies the Cocktail Village in Old Spitalfields Market with cocktail pop ups of both established home brands and smaller international names such as Australian Gin distillery Four Pillars. Established since 2013, Four Pillars has […]

  • Round Up of Exhibition Previews, Private Views & Openings
    Posted in: Galleries & Museums, Highlights, Shows & Exhibitions

    What’s Hot London? Magazine going one step further and getting reviewers on the ground at the happening previews, private views and openings on Tuesday, September 3rd. Not simply visit info, dates and times of exhibitions but our writers mingling with artists and curators on the night and discussing their sources of creative inspiration. Check out […]

  • New Scientist Live
    New Scientist Live
    Posted in: Events & Festivals, Highlights, Photos

    New Scientist Live at the ExCel Centre over the weekend featured exhibitors, talks, presentations and demonstrations in all areas of science, technology and medicine. Even Star Wars had its own easily spotted presentation area where you could learn all about the real-life technology behind Luke Skywalker’s robotic arm and the actual robots used in the […]

  • The Indulgence Show
    The Indulgence Show
    Posted in: Events & Festivals, Highlights, Photos

    Audio technology dominates at the second annual Indulgence Show in Hammersmith but expect classic cars on show as well as products as diverse as rockstar portraits and Surrey honey. There are three floors and much of it devoted to speaker systems and sound/music products for the refined ear and lots of helpful assistants providing demonstrations […]

  • Poet in the City – National Poetry Day
    Posted in: Events & Festivals, Highlights

    Arts organisation Poet in the City celebrated National Poetry Day, September 28th with a programme of events which closed with spoken word and music performances in front of the Sir John Betjeman statue at St Pancras International Station. The theme this year was Freedom with particular reference to the freedom to travel and the plight […]

  • The City Link Up Urban Showcase
    Posted in: Bars & Clubs, Concerts & Gigs, Highlights

    The City Link Up Urban Showcase gives unsigned acts a platform for their talents every second Wednesday of the month at the Undersolo club, Camden. Right next door is the Good Mixer pub where Britpop’s finest held court in the 1990s but the music performed on this stage was acoustic soul, R n’ B, hip […]

  • Protests at the TVL in London Festival
    Posted in: Events & Festivals, Highlights

    The Sept 8-11 TVL in London Festival celebrating Tel Aviv culture was met with protests over the weekend. Boycott, Divestments and Sanctions activists gathered at the Roundhouse venue in Camden where most of the events were based and verbally clashed with pro-Israel individuals. Festival director Marc Worth is a British philanthropist and also one of […]