Camera, Gun, Eyes: Seeing Fear in the Photography of War

Camera, Gun, Eyes: Seeing Fear in the Photography of War

Kevin J. Hunt  17.04.2015
As reported by the national press, the young girl is called Hudea and she was photographed in December 2014 at the Atmeh refugee camp in...
My Time With Shrek

My Time With Shrek

Dean Eastmond  6.04.2015
One of many impressive feats of the production is its extensive wardrobe, with each characters costumes, wigs and makeup being as intricate...
Book Review: Love and Resistance by Theresa Wolfwood

Book Review: Love and Resistance by Theresa Wolfwood

Sumeet Grover  4.04.2015
I first read her poem, For Shaima, few years ago; it was written for an Iraqi girl whom Wolfwood met in 2001 in Baghdad.
How to Photograph Strangers

How to Photograph Strangers

Anthony Epes  1.04.2015
Once you have your ethical code in order, I would like say that photographing strangers is awesomely fun! Not only can you get great photos...

Six Business Lessons From an Artist's Perspective

Maite Baron  31.03.2015
Mat's artistic career has included drawing cartoons, being a commercial artist, working in advertising and as a fine artist. However, his...

Help! Hype Has Killed My (Cultural) Mojo!

Sophie Bauer  30.03.2015
I don't hate anything that's 'in', I just hate being pestered. It's boring and makes me grumpy. Everywhere I look there's hype. Hype on...

Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector at Barbican Centre

Victoria Sadler  29.03.2015
Magnificent Obsessions has a fascinating premise - to gain insight into the work of a number of post-war and contemporary artists from...
Duchamp and His Toilet

Duchamp and His Toilet

Ioan Marc Jones  29.03.2015
Duchamp and his little cabal of antagonistic dada's wanted art to be a purely intellectual tool. Well, plenty of modern art, and certainly...
Quick Five: Yayoi Kusama

Quick Five: Yayoi Kusama

Tate  27.03.2015
In the first of our 'quick 5' interview series, we catch up with seminal Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, about her work, her wardrobe and...
How to Succeed at a 365 Photography Project

How to Succeed at a 365 Photography Project

Lennart de Jong  27.03.2015
Producing a photograph every day was and is hard. It forced us to be creative and get the best out of every day and situation. More than...

Rare Exhibition of Contemporary Korean Artist Lee Ufan Opens in London

Amah-Rose McKnight-Abrams  27.03.2015
Rarely do two artists so accomplished at combining the conceptual and the aesthetic exist, let alone exhibit together. Lee Ufan and Anish...

Easter Allegories at the Whitworth Art Gallery

Nicola Shaw  26.03.2015
The run up to Easter was a good time to go to the Whitworth Art Gallery in Manchester to see the Cornelia Parker retrospective that hangs...

Santiago Taccetti - ISO 9001

Bob Chaundy  26.03.2015
Santiago Taccetti likes to do things the wrong way. In fact, he has literally made an art of it. His new and first solo exhibition in the...
The Beauty of Battersea: Lessons From the Battersea Arts Centre Fire

The Beauty of Battersea: Lessons From the Battersea Arts Centre Fire

Deborah Bull  24.03.2015
But what has been remarkable about the BAC fire is not the extent of the damage, or the disruption to performances, or the loss of a space...