Five things to do today: 2 July
murmurART - London lidos - ‘Food and the future of it’ - penny floor - Fantastic Journal
Get to Selfridges ‘Wonder Room’ and check out this exhibition of unknown artists, until 15 July. With work chosen by Tracey Emin, Zaha Hadid, Kevin Spacey and Sir Peter Blake the selection varys from oil paintings to fashion pieces.
Dig out your swimsuit and head to one of these London lidos for an all too unfamiliar outdoor dip.
‘Food and the future of it’
Look at these intriguing notions of the future of food by Matt Brown. He envisions food in the year 2040 would be synthetic and programmatic, made using 3-dimensional printers and lab-grown meat.
Take a look at this clever use for old coins that provides a new spin on the use of copper as a building material.
Read Charles Holland’s astute blog for his latest sharpened opinion on contemporary architectural happenings and other highly readable fare.