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Art

Beautiful black and white photos of the Isle of Dogs in the early ’80s

Posted on 05 October 2018 at 10:54 by Anthony Teasdale, editor, Umbrella magazine in Art

Locals call it ‘the island’. But these days, it’s probably better – though incorrectly – known as Canary Wharf. The area we're referring to is the Isle Of Dogs, chunk of east London formed by a loop in the River Thames. You’ll have seen... Read more

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Art

Liverpool in the 80s and 90s: see Tom Wood’s photos of Great Homer St market

Posted on 17 September 2018 at 20:41 by Anthony Teasdale, editor, Umbrella magazine in Art

Great Homer St market is a Liverpool institution. Located just north of the centre in the heartland of Scouse culture (in London, its equivalent would be Whitechapel Rd) it has served the city’s shoppers for 180 years. Local photographer Tom Wood first went to 'Grea... Read more

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Style

Le Fix: Good Danish people, making good Danish clothes

Posted on 17 August 2018 at 14:39 by Tayler Willson in Style

For those who haven’t heard of Le Fix, it’s more than a brand. Founded by a group of mates in 1999 in Copenhagen, Le Fix is a group of artists and designers who’ve been given the freedom to express their potential. In addition to their two shops in the Danish capi... Read more

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Opinion

The simple pleasures of spaghetti bolognese

Posted on 29 July 2018 at 15:59 by Anthony Teasdale, editor, Umbrella magazine in Opinion

We know by now that spag bol isn’t authentically Italian. That you can go from Turin to Palermo, stopping off at countless trattoria along the way and you’ll never come into contact with the dish which until the River Cafe and Jamie Oliver surfaced was pretty much the only Italian mea... Read more

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Architecture

Architects' houses: discover the homes of Norman Foster, Frank Gehry and Ray and Charles Eames

Posted on 20 July 2018 at 09:09 by Anthony Teasdale, editor, Umbrella magazine in Architecture

Being an architect isn’t all wearing collarless shirts and talking about Le Corbusier in the Groucho Club. Away from the office, they also have regular lives with the same worries and hassle with the council as the rest of us. However, unlike, say bus drivers or asbesto... Read more

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