Photography project – Architecture

The reason I first started a blog is because I thought it would be a great outlet and a place that I could regularly share my photography. I also love getting out and exploring places and the two work perfectly together to make Oh Pretty City. I do obviously post photos of the places I have … Continue reading Photography project – Architecture

Wolfgang Tillmans at the Tate

Wolfgang Tillmans is a contemporary artist creating photographic images that range from still life to political activism. I went with my class to the Tate modern along the Southbank to specifically see the Tillmans exhibition. Upon arrival we were told that Tilmans is very hands on when it comes to how his work is displayed … Continue reading Wolfgang Tillmans at the Tate

Victoria & Albert museum

Described as the worlds leading museum of Art and Design, the Victoria and Albert is definitely one of my favourites. I decided to go and visit to see if there were any new exhibitions within the photography and theatre and performance rooms plus it was also on my list of 10 places I wanted to visit and … Continue reading Victoria & Albert museum

The British Museum

I am surprised I have never been to the British museum before, especially as it has been the most visited attraction in the UK for the past ten years! I went to look at some specific artefacts for a project I'm working on and didn't have time to stick around but I was really taken … Continue reading The British Museum

Somerset House

I managed to make the Malick Sadibe exhibition at Somerset house before it closed, which was lucky as it was on the 10 places I want to visit in London list. The building itself is really impressive and I imagine there are loads of interesting things housed inside but I didn't have time to explore … Continue reading Somerset House

10 places I want to visit in London

I am planning a lovely little getaway over Easter with my two girls, we are hoping to visit Italy but struggling to decide which part to visit as it all seems so beautiful! In the meantime, to keep myself busy, I have put together a list of places I would like to visit locally. Sky … Continue reading 10 places I want to visit in London

The Magical Lantern Festival

On Wednesday I was invited, as a TimeOut tastemaker, to the opening of the magical lantern festival held in the grounds of Chiswick house in West London. The festival is to celebrate the upcoming Chinese new year, which this year is the year of the rooster. The theme for the festival is 'Explore the silk road' … Continue reading The Magical Lantern Festival