A Dash of Fiction Flash

A Dash of Fiction Flash

23.04.2014
Flash Fiction, ordinarily seen as self-contained pieces under 100 words, provides the ultimate source of escapism for minds weary of a...
Chantal Akerman's Les Anneés 80 - A Film About Spinning

Chantal Akerman's Les Anneés 80 - A Film About Spinning

23.04.2014
Half way through a retrospective of Chantal Akerman's films. Surely surprise and innovation are exhausted. Seeing Les anneés 80 proves...

A Letter of the Spirit: Using Art to Let Love and Peace Resound

22.04.2014
Since 2012, I have committed to an ambitious, challenging, and incredibly rewarding endeavor, the crux of my career as an artist: I wish...

What Will They See of Me?

22.04.2014
These themes - of identity and visibility, of posterity, of exposure and disclosure - all hover in the background of an exhibition called...
Why Local Street Art Is the Best Easter Present EVER

Why Local Street Art Is the Best Easter Present EVER

22.04.2014
Whilst I was absentmindedly posting some letters at the end of my road ready for Tuesday's first collection, I saw the most wonderful new...
Swimming, Violet Curtains and the Duchess

Swimming, Violet Curtains and the Duchess

21.04.2014
I've been a bit flighty the last few years, but I'm naturally quite earthy. I guess I just have to balance the fact I'm really a traveller,...

Celia's Chronicles

19.04.2014
To Arles, famed for its Roman antiquities, and a shrine to Vincent Van Gogh, is now set to become a a vital new hub for art -in-the-making....
Last Exit to Brixton

Last Exit to Brixton

18.04.2014
If I had thought like a gallery or set my aims like a gallery, I never would of even got out of bed in the first place. This project is...
Why 'I Could Have Done That' Hurts Contemporary Art

Why 'I Could Have Done That' Hurts Contemporary Art

18.04.2014
"I could have done that". The usual utterance when observing a piece of contemporary art. In fact, it's these five words that create the...

A Mourning With Jessica Albarn - The Plight of the Bumblebee

16.04.2014
Jessica Albarn has won numerous accolades for her art, books and films, but until her last film "The Boy In The Oak", she had never made...

Debut Contemporary Third Anniversary Extravaganza

16.04.2014
Debut Contemporary has become the Arts Hub and Meeting Point in Notting Hill in just three years since its existence. It is a place where...

On the Streets: Street Art With Phlegm, Jaz, Pixel Pancho, RONE, Borondo

14.04.2014
From the intensity of Borondo's 'Scratching' work, we move on to RONE's deep and beautiful ones. The artist is in town for his first UK...

Hens and Vans for Sale

12.04.2014
I imagine driving somewhere in a van, France, Italy, the sense of freedom makes me happy, I stop off at a beauty parlour in some small...
Open Letter to Sajid Javid, the New Culture Minister

Open Letter to Sajid Javid, the New Culture Minister

11.04.2014
Perhaps in between making all that money, you were hanging around galleries, theatres, cinemas, concert halls, comedy clubs, libraries,...