'Wall To Wall' In the Making featuring RUN's exclusive 'Overflow' install

'Wall To Wall' In the Making featuring RUN's exclusive 'Overflow' install

23.03.2014
Street art is controversial, challenging and dichotomous, but is also a way of life; a sort of unique persona; 'religion.' It is organically...

'Never Anything but Kindness': George Saunders, Folio Prize Winner

23.03.2014
Like many people gathered at the St Pancras Hotel last week for the inaugural Folio Prize awards, I was delighted when Lavinia Greenlaw,...
Lollies and Crinkly Paper

Lollies and Crinkly Paper

21.03.2014
I've been making paintings on hand-made paper for a few years now, I love the feel and look of them, not for the faint-hearted, a few crinkles...
How to Write a Ballet: Part One

How to Write a Ballet: Part One

18.03.2014
How does one think up a load of dance music? Which comes first, the dancing chicken or the musical egg? Many people have asked me whether...

Life in the Arts Lane - Week 67 - Approaches to TEFAF

18.03.2014
On Friday we were invited, by a Masterpiece prodigal son, Vanderven, to their annual dinner at the private club 'Groote Societeit" at the...

On the Streets Invaded - RUN, Borondo, Alexis Diaz, Pixel Pancho, Space Invader, Martha Cooper, Vinz

17.03.2014
With the weather starting to feel like a 'street art weather', there has been some proper creative energy flowing on the streets. Leading...

Why Higher Education in the UK Is Nothing More Than a Tick-Box Culture

17.03.2014
If I talk about assessments to students, here is what I say. Writing an essay is your way of writing about a topic that interests you....

Chihuahuas and Little Pots of Ink

17.03.2014
I have been stuck in my sisters spare room for a couple of weeks, my knees gave out on the last 'house move', some sort of sprain, have...

Newcomer to Art Scene Brings Joys of Spring to Battersea

17.03.2014
With Spring on the horizon, a brand new piece of artwork is one of the best ways to breathe new life into home interiors. New to the art...

The Line - A Sculpture Walk for London

16.03.2014
For years I've been fascinated by the extraordinary amount of artwork that exists, hidden from public view, residing in storage. Across...

Olivier Nominations Show How Far Apart Theatre Audiences and Critics Are

12.03.2014
This week the nominations for the Olivier Awards were announced and as well as the usual controversy over who was (and wasn't) nominated,...

Bringing Meaning to My Work

12.03.2014
"Why?" It is a question that others always ask of us, and that, as artists, we continually ask of ourselves. Words are a good place to...

The Three Most Distinctive Art Fairs in London Today

10.03.2014
For these undiscovered artists, The Other Art Fair is a unique platform from which they can independently showcase their work: to gallerists,...

On The Streets - The Freshest Global Street Art Brought To You Every Week: 28 February 2014

4.03.2014
'My art does not change the world, but I hope it inspires people to change how they look at the world and at other people'