The Dream Machine

The Dream Machine

Dr Michael Petry  16.07.2015
Helen Galliano and Dimitri Launder founded the as a multi-media performance company that makes site-specific works. Their new production...
The Art That History Forgot, Remembered

The Art That History Forgot, Remembered

Mik Scarlet  15.07.2015
In June, the National Disability Arts Collection and Archive was granted funding of £1 million pound by The Heritage Lottery Fund, Arts...

Life In The Arts Lane - Week 108 - The Fear and Loathing of VAT

Thomas Woodham Smith  15.07.2015
Sometimes in a world dominated by finances one has to remember that we are in this Art World for the sake of the stuff not what the stuff...
Opera Review: The Rape of Lucretia at Glyndebourne Summer Festival

Opera Review: The Rape of Lucretia at Glyndebourne Summer Festival

Lorenzo Belenguer  14.07.2015
Glyndebourne is one of the most important worldwide Opera festivals during the summer. It brings the best of British with a mix of exceptional...

Your Heart Will Always Be Your Wage

Danielle Wood  14.07.2015
If you could have anyone throughout the world of politics, history, art or film at your dinner party, who would you ask? Without hesitation,...
Young Creatives Have No Idea Who'll Help Them Now

Young Creatives Have No Idea Who'll Help Them Now

Jessie Thompson  8.07.2015
Hundreds of creatives are now facing an uncertain future as they say an emotional goodbye to 'life-changing' arts charity IdeasTap, which...

Emily Young: Call and Response London

Bob Chaundy  2.07.2015
Emily Young is regarded as Britain's greatest living stone sculptor. Not for her the pristine slabs of Carrara marble. She revels in those...
When Art Meets Technology, Innovation is All About the Outsider

When Art Meets Technology, Innovation is All About the Outsider

Leila Johnston  1.07.2015
  My practice is all about displacing people and ideas from their natural habitats, prizing them out of their comfortable environment...
What The Arts Can Learn From Twitch

What The Arts Can Learn From Twitch

Chris T-T  29.06.2015
Anybody building a career anywhere in the arts or communications should have at least a topline look at Twitch with an uncynical eye because...
An Open Letter to David Cameron (Cuts to the Arts)

An Open Letter to David Cameron (Cuts to the Arts)

Georgia Coan   26.06.2015
You were lucky enough to have many things handed to you on a plate David. You do not know the struggle of trying to find where you fit...

London's Quirkiest Summer Events and Exhibitions

Polly Allen  25.06.2015
Summer in London is all about lazing in parks with an ice cream, heading to festivals and trying to avoid packed Tube journeys where you...
We Must Do More to Protect Our Cultural Heritage

We Must Do More to Protect Our Cultural Heritage

Graham Sheffield  23.06.2015
For more than eighty years the British Council has recognised the value of cultural heritage across the globe, so the announcement that...
Is the Counter-Culture Revolution Coming to Margate's Dreamland?

Is the Counter-Culture Revolution Coming to Margate's Dreamland?

Maria Chiorando  18.06.2015
Dreamland sits firmly on Margate's seafront, the gentle decay of its 1930s facade blending into the line of distressed shop fronts along...

Unfinished...Works From the Courtauld Gallery

Bob Chaundy  18.06.2015
When I first heard that the Courtauld's Summer Showcase was going to comprise unfinished works from its collection, I wondered if this...