Pure Evil Gallery on Leonard Street, is London's best street art gallery.
There’s more to Street Art in this town than Banksy stencils. Accidental gallerist, Pure Evil’s trademark bunnies can be seen across London however it is his Victorian liar, with it’s Dickensian basement, which is causing a stir in the art world. For a flavour of the hottest new street art from around the world, head no further than to The Pure Evil Gallery. The gallery contrasts perfectly with the established names like the White Cube or Victoria Miro around the corner. Work from both established and up-and-coming artists don the walls of this tiny Shoreditch gallery, with exhibitions (generally solo) rotating usually on a monthly basis meaning the art is always fresh and exciting – not to mention Pure Evil’s own work which is often scattered around the back. It’s the basement, however, that’s the real treat – if you dare tackle it’s rickety staircase…
Ellie Smith is a London-based fashion and portrait photographer with a real talent for taking simple and beautiful portraits. Recently, she took the Petzval Art Lens to the streets of East London to capture some urban shots. Read on for the full interview and see her striking photographs.
On Sunday 20th July from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm, 30 of Carnaby’s top restaurants, bars and cafés are bringing their best dishes and concepts out onto the streets of Carnaby, London. We will be running a special "Street Eats Lomography Meet with the Fisheye Camera". Read on for more information
The London Analogue Festival celebrates everything analogue, from music art, film and of course photography too! This year’s festival takes place at the OXO Tower in London from September 12 to 14. Lomography will be hosting a special Sprocket Rocket Workshop on Saturday, September 13. It’s completely free to attend but booking in advance is advised. Read on for details.
The time has come to launch our amazing new Lomography Art Lens - the Petzval lens. What better way to celebrate than by throwing a party on August 21 at the Lomography Gallery Store Soho? There will be live music from London-based folk singer Denai Moore, lots of bubbly and the chance to meet the lens face-to-face! Read on for full details.
Mr. Bones is a North London-based photographer who gives street photography a different spin by focusing on the dogs that he encounters regularly. Check out our interview with the photographer, whose tools of the trade include film cameras such as the Nikonos V and community favorite Lomo LC-A, after the jump.
PlayStation London's Creative Director and keen photographer Nigal Raymond had his Petzval lens on hand to capture some vibrant scenes on the streets of Japan. Check out his beautiful photos and our exclusive interview with him.
Did you catch the solar eclipse that happened recently? Word on the street is that it even resulted in a total eclipse in some areas of Europe, making it a pretty rare occasion for the folks that got to see it! We're guessing that some of you even had your cameras to catch the whole shebang on film — which is why we're throwing a competition for the best eclipse and sun inspired shots out there. Come on in and check out the details!
Really want to bring your film photos to life? We’re now offering totally analogue fine art prints in a host of large sizes and formats! Carefully enlarged from your negatives onto premium photographic paper by lab professionals, each picture is a unique piece of craftsmanship.
Controversial graffiti artist Banksy is known all over the world due to his signature brand of street art. GIF artist ABVH tweaks Banksy’s art a bit by giving them the GIF treatment. See the animated graffiti after the jump.