Art, Duchamp and Retinal Chess - FAD Magazine talks about Purling Art Chess by artist Tom Hackney
Tom Hackney's visually stunning hand-painted chess set "Retinal Chess", which is currently turning heads at the World Chess Hall of Fame in the Purling London solo exhibition, has been picked...
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GM Maurice Ashley Talks to Nette Robinson
The "Painted Pieces" exhibition at the World Chess Hall of Fame is continuing to turn heads and has inspired a whole host of chess/arts events in its cultural programme.  Nette...
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Masters of the Arts Art History Professor Bradley Bailey interviews Purling London Director Simon Purkis
It's been a hugely exciting year so far at Purling London!  Events such as our solo exhibition at the renowned World Chess Hall of Fame in Saint Louis, Missouri has...
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Black chess pieces silhouetted against illustrated chess board made of red and white stained glass
We are delighted that our Purling London Painted Pieces Exhibition, which is currently on show at the World Chess Hall of Fame, St. Louis, USA, was the subject for one of...
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World X Rally logo
A glorious, sunny day in June saw the World X Series Rally UK kick off and wind its way from the magnificent Blenheim Palace, through the beautiful countryside of Oxfordshire,...
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The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon
In a recent broadcast of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, we were tickled to hear Cléon Daniel's Banana Pool table get a mention!  The Tonight Show is a late...
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FT How to Spend It Christmas Games - Draughts Chess & Backgammon
Once again Purling London is being featured in the Financial Times' "How to Spend It" guide.  Amongst our products selected for it is our beautiful Bold Checkers in Classic Red...
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Lost Angelus with Purling London Luxury Playing Cards
Renowned magician and playing card expert, Jeremy Griffith AKA Lost Angelus,  is sure to amaze you with his artistry.  We were delighted that @lost_angelus set up this fabulous shot of our Silver-gilded...
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Purling London in KaDeWe, berlin
We are delighted to announce the launch of Purling London in Germany's most prestigious department store KaDeWe, Berlin. A selection of Purling London's Bold Chess, our beautiful 90% Tungsten Darts and...
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Turn Tokens by Purling London
Sometimes the simplest games can be the most entertaining. Games which involve little in the way of equipment can be easy to organise and can happen spontaneously at home,...
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white chess pieces with green and bright neon accents
Most recently, we are proud to announce that Sophie Matisse has designed and hand-painted three chess sets exclusively for Purling London. For each set she has taken inspiration from...
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Messages in chess Barbara Kruger
The game of chess has been a source of inspiration for countless artists over the centuries. Not only have swathes of paintings and sculptures on the theme of chess...
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