Fanakapan Helios exhibition in London celebrates balloons and cartoons

It’s an unusual topic choice for sure but the second solo London based exhibition from Fanakapan does indeed choose to … More

Blink and you might miss them! Five Shoreditch Graffiti pieces in hard to reach places

Some call Shoreditch London’s capital of street art. It’s certainly the home to many famous names and notable pieces but … More

Photographs of Brick Lane in the Snow

London has been snow covered over the last couple of days. The so called ‘Beast from the East’, a freezing … More

The best spots to see poster and paste up art on Brick Lane in London

Brick Lane is a favourite spot of ours. Go there at any time of the year and you’ll always find … More

The Nomadic Community Garden in London and where to find it

It’s been a year since we last featured the ever evolving feast that is the Nomadic community garden. A community … More

The Top 10 Best Places to see Street Art in London

London is one of the World’s best places to see street art. Artists come from far and wide in order … More

A Photographic Journey Along Brick Lane by Lewis Phillips

Brick Lane is at the heart of London’s East End and attracts more than it’s fair share of photographers drawn … More

The Inspiring City Top Posts of 2013

This year has sure been a busy one as my recent review of the year will testify. I’ve met a … More

Mongoos Magazine launches on Brick Lane

Another cultural addition to London’s art scene can be seen in the ambitious launch of the online global art magazine … More

My Dog Sighs and Midge Collaborate on some cool Street Art paste ups in London

Look hard enough and you are bound to spot one of the numerous little paste ups appearing around the city … More

Street Art Photography with Nokia and the Lumia 1020

Blogging on occasion does have it’s advantages, not least when one of the Worlds best known camera brands get in … More

Free Walking Tour of the East End of London

The East End is a vibrant place, home to many people from all over the world and packed with history, … More

Thai Street Artist Alex Face visits London and uses art to warn about the future

Some artists can’t resist the lure of a wall when visiting London. The same is true for Bangkok based artist … More

American Muralist Beau Stanton paints Pedley Street in London

In a weekend which saw a lot of artists descend upon the Brick Lane area, American muralist Beau Stanton added … More

A Weekend like no other on Brick Lane as the ‘Moniker’ and ‘The Other’ Art Fairs take over the Truman Brewery

A quite remarkable artistic extravaganza took place over the weekend with two massive art fairs taking over the Truman Brewery … More

10,000 views!!! The Top Five Posts as Inspiring City hits 5 digits !!!

Last week saw another milestone for Inspiring City as we reached the landmark 10,000 views total on the blog. It … More

Jana & JS Street Art in London

Street artist couple Jana & JS have left their mark over the East End over the past few weeks. Normally … More

A Free Street Art Tour of Shoreditch in London

Street Art Tours are all rage in the East End of London with visitors to the area keen to know … More

A Street Art Tour of Brick Lane in London

Any casual visitor to the city wanting to find a high quality selection of street art need look no further … More

DALeast street art in London

Update – since I originally posted these pictures DALeast has been even more active with an impressive pair of fighting … More

London street art with a little spot of colour

I’ve been having a little fun with a new app today, it’s called color touch and is free from google … More

Hunting Hunto street art in the East End

Italian street artist Hunto has a very recognisable style.  To look at his art one would instinctively think of the … More

A London Year in Street Art

Finishing off my series of London tributes for 2012 there can be no better way to celebrate than by reliving … More

A London Year in Technicolour

Yesterday, in order to celebrate the closing of 2012, I posted a selection of pictures showing London in black and … More

Come Together by Edge of Arabia

A really interesting exhibition running at the moment can be found on Brick Lane at the Old Truman Brewery.  Called … More