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Art/Museums

  • Top 20 culture picks 2018

    Want to make the most of 2018? We've curated the best new TV, music, theatre, film, books and art for the year ahead.

  • Funky, fun finds

    The Mayfair Antiques and Fine Art Fair is back in January - with free tickets to give away - and an amazing selection of art, jewellery and furniture.

  • Do the century mash-up

    Alongside botanical prints and monochrome, this year's big interiors trend is mixing different periods - and the Esher Hall Antiques and Fine Art Fair is a great place to get your vintage cool.

  • A secret worth knowing

    Surrey is a hotbed of designers and crafts people; see the clever clogs at Surrey Guild of Craftsmen at their Milford gallery

  • Happy birthday Mr G F Watts

    Last week would have been the 200th birthday of England's (and Surrey's) Michelangelo, and to celebrate the occasion Watts Gallery - Artists' Village in Compton has launched a programme of events - Watts 200 - featuring exhibitions and events focusing on the life, works and legacy of this great artist.

  • Watts Chapel

    If you love the Arts & Crafts era, you'll love this hidden treasure in the small village of Compton, near Guildford. Combine it with a day at the Watts Gallery Artists' Village, just up the road

  • ARTS: WATTS STUDIO OPENING, COMPTON

    It’s true I’m not much of a connoisseur of art. I barely know my Rubens from my Rembrandts, my Van Dycks from my Van Goghs. I do own some lovely original paintings, although I have no idea if they’re any good. One was given to me and Mr Muds by a close friend after she heard […]

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