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Art

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Affordable Art Fair is back on Hampstead Heath

Check out the mural that’s free to view for all in a fair whose focus this year is wellbeing

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World Receivers: surreal, immersive fun at Zabludowicz

A mixed and semi-immersive new group show at Kentish Town’s contemporary art gallery

Knitted clitoris art in front of the Camden Market sign
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Want to see the Vagina Museum come to Camden Market?

You can help make it a reality, but there’s not much time

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Freelands Foundation: a new art gallery in NW1

Just over Primrose Hill Bridge in the former Chalk Farm Garage is an airy new art space

Kintsugi
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Need a boost? Explore the art of Kintsugi

This ancient Japanese artform embraces the idea of cracks and flaws

Christine Nicholls intricate map of Tufnell Park
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OMG! Look at this map of Tufnell Park

We chat to artist Christine Nicholls about her intricate mapmaking

Artworks for auction to raise funds for Aclandy Burghley School's Grade II listed hall renovations
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Acland Burghley School’s Secret Art Auction

Bag yourself an impressive art investment while also helping renovate a Grade II listed brutalist local landmark

Mark Waddell sign in Kentish Town
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Have you spotted these quirky K-Town street signs?

We meet Mark Waddell, the creator of those thought-provoking boards across NW5

Pride Lions, Mae Quin
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Local Talent Q&A: Mae Quin, artist, 33

Earlier in the summer we put out a call to local artists to send in their work. We display the entrants weekly

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Rachel Maclean at Zabludowicz: ‘hard-hitting computer animation’

The big new autumn show at Kentish Town’s contemporary art space is a proper day-out – and it’ll make you think (as well as gasp)

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