“What is so great about the Eiffel Tower?” – Lunchtime Lectures

EmptyChair was doing something completely new today – a new free experience right in the heart of London!  We are lucky enough to have partnered up with the Victoria and Albert Museum, who offer a range of Lunchtime Lectures, for free, throughout the year. Today, Jonathan Glancey, author of ‘What’s So Great About the Eiffel […]

A Masterpiece with Art Historical London

The EmptyChair team was lucky enough to experience an Art History seminar lead by the charming Mariska Beekenkamp-Wladimiroff, Director of Art Historical London,  with an intriguing insight into the Portrait of Madame de Pompadour at her Tambour Frame (1763-4). The work, by François-Hubert Drouais, captures the Marquise of Pompadour for the last time, bringing to […]

What could a calmer, more focused you do?

We at EmptyChair are all about learning, discovering, and experiencing new things. So, we had the pleasure of attending an Introduction to Meditation – led by Jillian Lavender, Co-Founder of the renowned London Meditation Centre. Amid the bustle of Covent Garden sits their enviable Neal’s Yard location; a perfect representation of their mission to help […]