There’s no denying the awesomeness that is London’s art scene. Schools like the Royal College of Art, Goldsmiths, Chelsea, and Central Saint Martins ensure that the creative talent pool is always overflowing — plus, the city is unmatched when it comes to free public art spaces.
But, while we love the Tate Modern and co., a weekend visit can sometimes feel more stress-fest than cerebral day out. The solution to this troubling issue: The city’s excellent alternative art spaces. Here, we present the definitive guide to our favourite secret spots. Some are right off the beaten track, while others are smack-bang in the centre of town, but all miraculously manage to stay unscathed by the hoards. [Read more on Refinery29]