No more taxidermy I promise!  As I mentioned before the Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature has a really good contemporary art programme.I really like the fact that they make interventions in the collection, with contemporary pieces appearing along side the main collection.Here...

I have just spent the week in Paris and I am in love.  I never tire of wandering round the streets of Paris,  with no agenda, just seeing where my feet take me.  My favourite area is the Marais, where we always stay.  There is...

Time for my next in the series on my fellow Perrier-Jouet Arts Salon members.  This time I'm introducing Claire Coles.Claire is a textile artist, specialising in making large embroidered couture wall papers and panels.  She draws with a sewing machine in the same way as...

Resistance to the power of flowers if futile.  There is something about how they can cheer you up even on a grey day, it's hard to be sad looking at flowers.I'm sitting here writing this as the weather veers between pouring rain and bright sunshine...

    

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