What's on at The Surprise

Tue 10 May 2022

Talk: The Art of Collecting

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In conversation with Isabella Worsley, Minnie Kemp and Olivia Paterson, the talk will examine building an art collection from multiple points of view, chaired by Olivia Paterson, the founder of the art advisory and art agency, PATERSON ZEVI. Isabella Worsley in her role as a residential and commercial designer has sourced and chosen art for projects worldwide for all manner of budgets, including The Surprise Pub. Minnie in her capacity as Head Designer at Firmdale Hotels has helped build up an important collection of British artists within their spaces in London and New York. Olivia, Minnie and Isabella will touch on subjects such as visiting and acquiring pieces at art fairs, buying off Instagram, meeting artists in real life and organising studio visits. 

TICKETS: £20 per ticket which includes a welcome drink

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To book a table for dinner after the talk, please call us on 020 3837 4600