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Farmopolis is a trendy new suburban city farm located on the Greenwich peninsular, surrounded by water and just a stone's throw from the O2. Farmopolis is a beautiful space bringing together farming, food, arts and culture.

Farmopolis is a trendy new suburban city farm located on the Greenwich peninsular, surrounded by water and just a stone's throw from the O2. Farmopolis is a beautiful space bringing together farming, food, arts and culture.

Besides the scenic surroundings, Farmopolis is also a space to enjoy some food and drink in the greenhouse, in a well-designed rustic interior. The urban farm is also running arts and crafts workshops throughout the week for all ages.

Besides the scenic surroundings, Farmopolis is also a space to enjoy some food and drink in the greenhouse, in a well-designed rustic interior. The urban farm is also running arts and crafts workshops throughout the week for all ages.

Farmopolis was launched on the 30th of last month and the unique space is characterised by its strong relationship with Chelsea Flower Show.

Farmopolis was launched on the 30th of last month and the unique space is characterised by its strong relationship with Chelsea Flower Show.

The Barbary offers no reservations, so unlike The Palomar, where you might have you wait weeks for a table in its tiny space, here you’re left to drop in and wait for a seat at the bar – well worth it if you ask us.

The Barbary offers no reservations, so unlike The Palomar, where you might have you wait weeks for a table in its tiny space, here you’re left to drop in and wait for a seat at the bar – well worth it if you ask us.

A combination of live performance, music, film, and fine art, the Barbican presents the first UK survey of renowned Icelandic performance artist Ragnar Kjartansson’s works. Ragnar’s works dive into sorrow, bathe in melancholy, and yet you leave the exhibition feeling lighter. Uplifted. Like staring at a word for so long you stop recognizing it, Ragnar has an ability to take sadness and repeat it until it is no longer a feeling, but a construct to be mocked.

A combination of live performance, music, film, and fine art, the Barbican presents the first UK survey of renowned Icelandic performance artist Ragnar Kjartansson’s works. Ragnar’s works dive into sorrow, bathe in melancholy, and yet you leave the exhibition feeling lighter. Uplifted. Like staring at a word for so long you stop recognizing it, Ragnar has an ability to take sadness and repeat it until it is no longer a feeling, but a construct to be mocked.

Above all, the site is a well-curated, creative and green space to be enjoyed and absorbed by everybody.

Above all, the site is a well-curated, creative and green space to be enjoyed and absorbed by everybody.

The farms current campaign is 'The Great Flower Rescue' where site is surrounded by rescued flowers from CFS 2016, giving you the opportunity to adopt a plant of your choice.

The farms current campaign is 'The Great Flower Rescue' where site is surrounded by rescued flowers from CFS 2016, giving you the opportunity to adopt a plant of your choice.

. On entry, guests are given a pair of magenta UV-protective sunglasses and a coin. Inside, a sunbed, that unfolds the artist's meditation on serenity and the intricate dynamics of people, power and pleasures. Viewers insert the coin into the sunbed, and when it whirs to life, so do the room, and the brightly colored monochrome paintings around, inspired by Yves Klein's works and composed in a UV-sensitive paint.

. On entry, guests are given a pair of magenta UV-protective sunglasses and a coin. Inside, a sunbed, that unfolds the artist's meditation on serenity and the intricate dynamics of people, power and pleasures. Viewers insert the coin into the sunbed, and when it whirs to life, so do the room, and the brightly colored monochrome paintings around, inspired by Yves Klein's works and composed in a UV-sensitive paint.

In Zevs' version we see oil company logos on the wall of the modernist building, melting realistically down into the pool, where they create rainbow sheens of pollution. The Hockney-inspired section occupied the first room in the gallery, can be seen from the street. The second phase of the exhibition runs into the back room.

In Zevs' version we see oil company logos on the wall of the modernist building, melting realistically down into the pool, where they create rainbow sheens of pollution. The Hockney-inspired section occupied the first room in the gallery, can be seen from the street. The second phase of the exhibition runs into the back room.

Zevs is well known for his 'liquidation' technique, where logos such as those of Google or Chanel have been distorted by drips of paint.

Zevs is well known for his 'liquidation' technique, where logos such as those of Google or Chanel have been distorted by drips of paint.

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