I managed to make it out of the studio the other day, (naturally in search of gin), and popped into the Barbican to see Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as a Collector. It was so lovely to see that I am not the only one who hoards! I particularly loved Pae White's collection of Vera Newman scarves and prints, all hung from a series of washing lines. How to immerse yourself in fabric! If you get a chance pop along. I believe there may be a gin joint on the second floor….