Charlotte Bain | 25-Jan-2016
A new Banksy artwork has adorned the wall opposite the French embassy in London in response to the recent teargas attacks in the refugee camp of Calais. The new stencil depicts the iconic image of Les Miserables, Cosette, being engulfed by CS gas with tears running down her face.
Clemmie | 23-Jan-2016
It's that time of year again when art lovers flock to the business design centre in Angel to see what the art world has to offer for the new year. Galleries from all over the world showcase works from some of the top established and emerging artists of the contemporary scene including pieces by some of our Hang-Up faves Magnus Gjoen, Rosie Emerson, Joe Webb and The Connor Brothers. Check out our evening filled with Lord Byron's bong, a Hitler cat and Litchenstien's cleaner...
Clemmie | 16-Jan-2016
Harland Miller's humorous adaptations of the iconic penguin book seem to be on every art lovers wish list at the moment, even Penguin Publishers commissioned the artist to deck out their London offices. His depiction of the books we all remember so well from our childhood, capture the complete charm of the worn and well read story inside, but how does he achieve this incredible finish even in his screen prints? We've put together some details of the making of the work...
Carla Nizzola | 11-Jan-2016
With the recent devastating news on the passing of one of music's greatest ever talents, we wanted to commemorate David Bowie with a few portraits from the Hang-Ups artists who, amongst many others, saw the music star as a truly great inspiration. RIP Ziggy Stardust - musician, writer, performer, designer, trend setter, the man who fell to earth. Your legend will live on.
Clemmie | 03-Jan-2016
With 2015 being the best year yet for many of our artist's, their achievements set the anticipation for what they will bring to New Year. Taking in to account past and future endeavors, we have put together our top eight artists that we are most excited about in 2016 and think you should be too!
Clemmie | 27-Dec-2015
A very happy Christmas to you all, we hope you received that Connor Brothers book or Jonathan Reiner print that was top of your wish list!
2015 has been an amazing year filled with exhibitions, new art, a new space, pussy riot and lots of Banksy. Here are some of our top moments from the year for you and keep an eye out for the ones to watch in 2016 coming soon...
Clemmie | 19-Dec-2015
2015 has been a great year for two of our top gallery artists Joe Webb and The Connor Brothers, with near sell out solo shows from both at Hang-Up as well as many print editions selling out throughout the year. However their best achievements have been with their charitable contributions. Below we have compiled details and images from the artists most recent involvements in both the Peace One Day charity and Brandalism...
Clemmie | 12-Dec-2015
Our winter exhibition HIBERNATE is officially open with works from some of our top gallery artists. Huge thanks to all who came down to celebrate the christmas spirit with us last week. Check out some snaps of the evening by our amazing photographer Chuck Noble.
Clemmie | 11-Dec-2015
With Banksy's Dismaland closing it's doors in October the abandoned lido in Western Super Mare, the space has returned to it's derelict origins. However the installations within have been used for much greater good, Banksy and his team travelled to Calais where the timber from Cinderella's mangled castle have been used to build much needed shelters for the refugees.
Banksy has reflected his humanitarian beliefs in new though provoking murals spread around 'The Jungle'....
Clemmie | 05-Dec-2015
This Thursday will see the opening of HIBERNATE with an amazing selection of works from some of Hang-Up's favourite urban and contemporary artists adorning our walls.
With brand new limited edition prints and original artworks from the likes of Mark Powell, Pure Evil, Delphine Lebourgeois and Joe Webb as well as sought after collectors pieces from Takashi Murakami, Banksy and Invader, we thought we'd treat you to sneak peak at what is in store….
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