Igor Prokop: One of the Top Artists at the Chianciano Biennale in Tuscany

Igor Prokop: One of the Top Artists at the Chianciano Biennale in Tuscany

Lorenzo Belenguer  1.09.2015
Within such a cornucopia of talent, Igor Prokop, an artist born in Budapest, stands out with a presentation of highly-elaborate and colourful...
A Thriving, Diverse City Needs to Value Its Arts

A Thriving, Diverse City Needs to Value Its Arts

Sian Berry  31.08.2015
A thriving, diverse city needs a thriving, diverse arts scene - otherwise it isn't a city worth living in. For that reason, I would be...
The Day We Went to Margate

The Day We Went to Margate

Sarah Powell  21.08.2015
Margate is having a moment. That should probably be #Margate is having a moment. Suddenly all the cool kids are going to the beach, buying...
Empathy and the Decision to Postpone 'Homegrown'

Empathy and the Decision to Postpone 'Homegrown'

Kristian Carter  21.08.2015
The decision by the NYT to postpone the play has unleashed a firestorm of debate within the artistic community about censorship. But this...
From East London to the East End of Glasgow: We Should Look to Lagos

From East London to the East End of Glasgow: We Should Look to Lagos

Graham Sheffield  20.08.2015
Last month an article in the Economist contended that, despite being "crowded, noisy and violent", Lagos is a positive model for the rest...

The Poise and Beauty of Audrey Hepburn the Focus in New Photography Exhibition

Victoria Sadler  19.08.2015
Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon is a major new photography exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery that truly spans the life of...
The View From the Wings, as the Arts and Culture Sector Awaits its Moment in the Spotlight

The View From the Wings, as the Arts and Culture Sector Awaits its Moment in the Spotlight

Deborah Bull  15.08.2015
As things stand, core national funding for arts and culture has already reduced by over £100million (more than a third) since 2009. On...
Science Takes Hold of Contemporary Culture

Science Takes Hold of Contemporary Culture

Ian Blatchford  13.08.2015
Science is not only thriving in contemporary culture it is beginning to dominate too, if queries made by Google users are anything to go...

Review: 'Soundscapes', National Gallery - A Disappointment

Victoria Sadler  12.08.2015
Undoubtedly the stand-out piece of work comes from Jamie XX, who used the pointillist style in Theo van Rysselberghe's Coastal Scene as...

Diasporic Nomads Enchanting London

William Barylo  11.08.2015
Baked aubergines with Welsh rarebit glaze, wild nettle sharbat and Indian raags on a steel stringed guitar... Whilst seeking out original...
Shakespeare: Off His T*ts!

Shakespeare: Off His T*ts!

Lee Kern  10.08.2015
If Shakespeare smoked a bit of Elizabethan pot then fair enough. But he was also clearly a dude that must have passionately fallen in love...
Give Me A Sign

Give Me A Sign

Ariane Sherine  9.08.2015
Eventually, determined to solve the mystery, I pushed a card through the man's door, explaining that I loved his signs. I asked if I could...
Mindfulness for True Selves: From Brené Brown to Will Young and Back Again

Mindfulness for True Selves: From Brené Brown to Will Young and Back Again

Jana Stefanovska  6.08.2015
We live in a world where we are bombarded by ideal versions of things - the media gives us constant examples of how we can be better and...

Royal Academy's Summer Exhibition

Nicola Shaw  3.08.2015
Amongst the other standout pieces were the coloured walls of the main galleries - the brainchild of the show's coordinator Michael Craig-Martin...