To Survive The Future, We Should Look To Art From The Past

To Survive The Future, We Should Look To Art From The Past

Rosie Leizrowice  11.01.2017
It's not easy to pin down exactly what art is. The dictionary defines it as the display application and expression of skill. Plato called...
What Can Virtual Reality Bring To Art?

What Can Virtual Reality Bring To Art?

Jessy Jetpacks  10.01.2017
Is it possible to turn the virtual into reality? This is the theme we drew on for the Virtually Real project which will open to the public...
Wind Power Is Now At The Heart Of Hull - BP's Sponsorship Of The City Of Culture Couldn't Be More Out Of Place

Wind Power Is Now At The Heart Of Hull - BP's Sponsorship Of The City Of Culture Couldn't Be More Out Of Place

Dr Chris Garrard  10.01.2017
On Sunday, in an impressive feat of design and engineering, a 75-metre turbine blade was carefully positioned in the centre of Hull and...

Art And The Dream - Creativity And The Cultural Depiction of Marriage

Mary Griffiths Clarke  6.01.2017
It wasn't until a conversation with final year MFA student, Amani AlThuwaini at her Goldsmiths University studio in London that I realised...
My Moment With The Star Man

My Moment With The Star Man

Amy Lennox  5.01.2017
I like to think he's watching when I begin that beautiful song in Lazarus onstage. My mind always goes back to that magical moment in the...
Diversity In The Arts: Why Numbers Count

Diversity In The Arts: Why Numbers Count

Tonya Nelson  26.12.2016
The fact that the only candidate rejected for the Channel 4 board was a black woman (the other four candidates were white men) has sparked...
Freelance Creatives: Give Yourself A Promotion In 2017

Freelance Creatives: Give Yourself A Promotion In 2017

Leila Johnston  23.12.2016
As we look forward to another brand new year, here's an idea I had while listening to some experts talk about how to get promotions in...
Henna Artist Creates Beautiful Crowns For Cancer Patients

Henna Artist Creates Beautiful Crowns For Cancer Patients

Natasha Hinde  21.12.2016
A body artist is using her work to empower women battling cancer, with stunning results.  Leah Reddell, 47, from Denver, Colorado,...
What Is Protest?

What Is Protest?

Deanna Rodger  19.12.2016
Deanna Rodger is a spoken word artist and the course tutor for a Protest Poetry project for 16-25 year olds at the Roundhouse, London....
Funny Illustrations Perfectly Sum Up All The Random Stuff You Do In Your Relationship

Funny Illustrations Perfectly Sum Up All The Random Stuff You Do In Your Relationship

Rachel Moss  15.12.2016
When you stop and think about the way you behave towards your other half, it can be pretty funny, if a little cringe-worthy. From invading...
How To Buy Art As A Gift

How To Buy Art As A Gift

Rebecca Gordon  14.12.2016
Buying art as a gift can seem like a daunting prospect and one that many people might shy away from, but remember, the brave will always...

Dark Times, Bright Voices: Hope From The Diaspora

William Barylo  13.12.2016
While Brexit and the American election have sent shockwaves across the globe, I thought it is important I do not become overwhelmed by...
How To Assess The Value Of Your Creative Work

How To Assess The Value Of Your Creative Work

Leila Johnston  12.12.2016
We'd all like to get paid more for what we do. But we have a habit of feeling our stuff is impossible to value because we develop an emotional,...
The Museum Series: The Consultant

The Museum Series: The Consultant

Alexander Bowden  12.12.2016
Museums exist in the present day and need to react to dynamic audiences. You need to keep on your toes and think about what you are doing...