Tag: Art Deco

Saltdean Lido

One of The Whistler’s editors was glad to hear that B & H councillors have approved proposals to give the Saltdean Lido Community Interest Company a 60-year lease to operate the Art Deco Grade 2 listed pool. Colette’s grandfather, Louis Napoleon Kelly, was one of the engineers who […]

Artists Open Houses

Visiting the Christmas Artists Open Houses over three weekends, from 30 November to 15 December is a great way to discover the wealth of creative talent that exists in the city. Homewares, knitted artwork, photography, jewellery, ceramics, crafts, toys and textiles as well as handcrafted Christmas cards, wreaths, tree […]

Biba and Beyond

BIBA AND BEYOND: BARBARA HULANICKI Exhibition continues at Brighton Museum until 14 April 2013 With its cutting-edge yet affordable fashion, Barbara Hulanicki’s iconic Biba store and label transformed the High Street shopping experience in the 1960s / 70s. Young working women shopped alongside models and celebrities, including Sonny […]