Read It and Weep: New Poetry Anthology Makes Grown Men Cry

Read It and Weep: New Poetry Anthology Makes Grown Men Cry

11.04.2014
It directly addresses the assumption bordering on cliché that women are more emotional - weaker - than men. Yet the contributions are...
The Faces On The Streets - David de la Mano, Aryz, Space Invader, Rone, Thierry Noir, Vhils

The Faces On The Streets - David de la Mano, Aryz, Space Invader, Rone, Thierry Noir, Vhils

9.04.2014
This week's On the Streets is focused on the faces painted on the city walls, that we see but don't always look at. Having a portrait is...
Unlock Art - Your Guide to the Ideas Behind Art

Unlock Art - Your Guide to the Ideas Behind Art

9.04.2014
Double acts might be easy to name in the worlds of comedy or music, even in film, but in the visual arts the myth tends to run more to...
Gaultier! Gautier! Gaultier!

Gaultier! Gautier! Gaultier!

8.04.2014
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier is the first comprehensive exhibition of the work of this celebrated enfant terrible of fashion....

Should an Artist Make Money?

7.04.2014
Money is the dirty word in the Art World. Damien Hirst is constantly being criticised for making too much money. He has sold out as many...
Dusty Lemon Cardigans, Belgian Chocolates and a Log Cabin

Dusty Lemon Cardigans, Belgian Chocolates and a Log Cabin

7.04.2014
I'd fallen into a little pit of minor despair, (a big black hole, couldn't move), all energy had gone and I was feeling a bit hopeless,...
Must See: Jean Paul Gaultier Fashion Exhibition at The Barbican

Must See: Jean Paul Gaultier Fashion Exhibition at The Barbican

5.04.2014
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk does exactly what it says on the designer label - it's a retrospective...

Life in the Arts Lane - Week 69 - Milan to Coombe Bissett

4.04.2014
I am collected in Milan by my host who greets me eagerly and enthusiastically even though we have never met before. I have a sudden rush...

New Scottish Artists Comes to London

3.04.2014
The Fleming Collection's London home, in the affluent centre of London, will give all these emerging artists great exposure whilst positioning...
How to Explore a Place Through its Art

How to Explore a Place Through its Art

3.04.2014
Art and travel, for the most part, go hand in hand. I imagine when you travel you have a fair few museums and galleries listed on your...
Art meets Architecture: Artist Paul Davies Is Built in Translation

Art meets Architecture: Artist Paul Davies Is Built in Translation

31.03.2014
Australian artist Paul Davies first caught my eye earlier this year, with his atmospheric series of paintings which seductively draw you...

Veronese Exhibition at National Gallery a Glorious Success

30.03.2014
In Veronese: Magnificence in Renaissance Venice, the National Gallery has brought together a vast and extraordinary collection of work...

The Last Degenerate Artist

28.03.2014
Hans Feibusch is the last of Hitler's Degenerate Artists. The last survivor. It must feel funny to be 'the last' of a group, simply because...

What Is a Modern Family?

28.03.2014
I recently attended a lunch where a former couple (of two men) introduced their third partner (also a man) as part of their 'thrupple'....