Why I Make Cocaine

Why I Make Cocaine

14.10.2014
Week is in full swing by now and before artgoers gulp down Prosecco and canapes, an other substances, as if there was no tomorrow, it might...
In Anticipation of Frieze Art Fair 2014

In Anticipation of Frieze Art Fair 2014

14.10.2014
Whether you are going to spend this week hobnobbing and chugging champagne in Mayfair or checking out street art at Moniker in Brick Lane...

Saad Qureshi - Congregation

12.10.2014
Earlier this year, while on a guided tour of the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Oxford-based artist Saad Qureshi noticed a number of beautiful...

Life In The Arts Lane - Week 91 - LAPADA, Battersea and Rome

11.10.2014
The Palazzo Venezia is home to the Rome Biennale. The palazzo is only partially obscured by the fair and its magnificence creeps out at...

Human Suffering at Times of Crisis Art Show in Notting Hill

8.10.2014
Barry Martin, a Goldsmiths graduate with artworks in the Tate collection, and Samir Ceric, the director of the Debut Contemporary art gallery...
Recon Festival: Crossing Geographical and Creative Boundaries in Leeds and Bradford

Recon Festival: Crossing Geographical and Creative Boundaries in Leeds and Bradford

6.10.2014
Having finished on the 29 September, Recon included a range of newly commissioned artworks that fostered collaboration between artists...
Cultural Spaces: Is It Time We Took Over Empty Buildings?

Cultural Spaces: Is It Time We Took Over Empty Buildings?

5.10.2014
Pop-up has become something which is synonymous with urban cool, from restaurants to clothing boutiques, they are prime social media fodder...

Life In The Arts Lane - Week 90 - The Paris Biennale to Beziers

1.10.2014
But Paris is not just about the Biennale - the whole city of art and design sparkles in the early autumn sun and shows proliferate. My...
What the Human Zoo Tells Us About Online Engagement

What the Human Zoo Tells Us About Online Engagement

1.10.2014
The web and sites like Change.org means that people can speak out and have more impact than ever before - proving wrong the assumption...

Premonition: Artists Ability to Foresee the Future at the Saatchi Gallery

30.09.2014
The exhibition showcases an exciting group of 38 artists who are relatively unknown outside their homeland. Some of the artists featured...
Music and the Arts Should Not Be Relegated in Our Children's Lives

Music and the Arts Should Not Be Relegated in Our Children's Lives

30.09.2014
For decades politicians have put education at the top of the agenda. But we seem to have ended up with a target and league-table based...

Artists Over 50: The Rise of Second Half Creativity

30.09.2014
By the end of the year, there will have been three major exhibitions in Great Britain devoted to the work of artists at the end of their...

A Note on Censorship - Some Final Reflections on the Human Zoo Campaign

29.09.2014
To those that crying that our discussions of white supremacy and empire somehow constitute reverse racism or victimize white people, please....

Chilean Art of Civil Disobedience: Review From V&A, London

27.09.2014
It narrates at least one hundred years of world history to remind us that in the multitude of global societies, one phenomenon repeats...