Fighting Leukaemia Helped Me Discover Art - So I Sold My Farm To Open A Gallery

Fighting Leukaemia Helped Me Discover Art - So I Sold My Farm To Open A Gallery

Stephen Dale  13.07.2017
Art became a massive part of my life when I was ill, and with life so fast-paced today, I think it is important to have quiet, beautiful...
Andy Warhol's £6m Selfie And How We Can All Now Be Famous For 15 Minutes

Andy Warhol's £6m Selfie And How We Can All Now Be Famous For 15 Minutes

Tom van Laer   30.06.2017
One day in 1963, Andy Warhol walked into a New York photobooth and took what have become the world's most famous selfies. One of these...
Grenfell - The Myths And Unsung Heros Of Estate Communities

Grenfell - The Myths And Unsung Heros Of Estate Communities

Lou Mensah  26.06.2017
The Grenfell tragedy shows us what happens when we refuse to listen to people, rendering them powerless. We know the residents shared their...
Young Masters Art Prize: Eyes On The Future, Echoes Of The Past

Young Masters Art Prize: Eyes On The Future, Echoes Of The Past

Claire Meadows  15.06.2017
The creation of an art prize is an honourable aim, born of a desire to give back to a community fuelled by the need to create. Through...

Why London Writers' Week's Theme This Year Is Digital Media

Jennifer Tuckett  5.06.2017
As a new area, we're excited to be providing access for writers and also for anyone interested in these shows and seeing behind the scenes...
In The Company Of Death: Coming To Terms With Grief And Loss

In The Company Of Death: Coming To Terms With Grief And Loss

Dr Laura-Jane Smith  26.05.2017
This is something no-one wants to hear, but it is true for you as much as it is for the critically ill patients I treat each day in hospital....
The Music Industry Is Uniting To Get Young People To Vote

The Music Industry Is Uniting To Get Young People To Vote

Harry Wiles  19.05.2017
United, our brands are penetrating the echo-chamber and introducing the next generation to the policies affecting their future. Electoral...
Confronting Memories - An Interview With Wang Ding-Yeh

Confronting Memories - An Interview With Wang Ding-Yeh

Flo Simpson  18.05.2017
Confronting Memories is a solo exhibition by Wang Ding-Yeh that is currently being staged at VT Artsalon in Taipei, the city in which Wang...
On Art And Insanity

On Art And Insanity

Sahr Jalil  8.05.2017
Vincent wasn't a rich man. He started a career in the city from a young age, but idealised a simpler life in the countryside. He wasn't...
Why We Need To Treat Students Better And Make Arts Education A Priority On The Election Agenda

Why We Need To Treat Students Better And Make Arts Education A Priority On The Election Agenda

Jennifer Tuckett  2.05.2017
Last week I was fortunate to be invited to speak in Parliament on the subject of what is the future of education. Many interesting points...

Women In Art: Art, Politics And Equality

Kokil Sharma  28.04.2017
Photo credit: Kokil's Studio, Self Portrait 2017, oil on acid-free paper, A4 It is a well known fact by now, that women are equally capable,...
Parv Bancil: An Appreciation

Parv Bancil: An Appreciation

Gautam Malkani  25.04.2017
This is the key to understanding the magnitude of Parv's cultural impact: he didn't just put second and third generation British Asians...
Artist With Schizophrenia Illustrates What It's Like To Experience Hallucinations

Artist With Schizophrenia Illustrates What It's Like To Experience Hallucinations

Rachel Moss  20.04.2017
An artist with schizophrenia has created a series of images illustrating her hallucinations in the hope of destroying misconceptions around...
Dangerous Minds - Pop Art For The Social Media World

Dangerous Minds - Pop Art For The Social Media World

Mik Scarlet  13.04.2017
Every now and then you come across a new name in the art world, and on seeing their work you fall head over heels with what they do....