Hannah Knox - Buff

21.09.2013
There's a strong feminine tradition running through Hannah Knox's work. First, this 35-year-old graduate of the Royal College of Art use...
Roll Up, Roll Up! Battersea Power Station Plays Open House For The Last Time

Roll Up, Roll Up! Battersea Power Station Plays Open House For The Last Time

21.09.2013
For much of the 20-odd years I've been working in London, my daily commute has taken me within easy viewing of Battersea Power Station......
The Criticism I Face as a Copyist Artist

The Criticism I Face as a Copyist Artist

20.09.2013
Far from churning out cheap fakes and forgeries, reputable copyist painters painstakingly recreate great masterworks from the likes of...
Hamish Mackie - Sculpting the Wild

Hamish Mackie - Sculpting the Wild

20.09.2013
Deep in the Oxfordshire countryside, wild animals lurk, among them cheetahs, leopards, camels and polar bears. They belong not to a safari...

Manorbier Castle Chronicles

18.09.2013
I spent much of the holidays in thevillage reading room at Manorbier, painting, which was designed by Benson, an arts and crafts architect...

Week 41- Life in the Arts Lan e- The Bridge at Avignon

17.09.2013
I have been in Avignon for a few days in advance of that five times annually triple Brocantes at Beziers, Montpellier, and Avignon

Nick Hornby: Sculpture (1504-2013)

17.09.2013
'Art about art' can be sterile, or not as technically adept as the reference work. Artists (often with poor draftsmanship) can ape historic...

A Glimpse Into an Artist's Life

16.09.2013
Today, artists may have their cake and eat it, too. Though the importance of community to fledgling creative souls must never be devalued,...

On the Streets - A Weekly Round Up of the Freshest Global Street Art: 13 September

14.09.2013
As we reach the end of the summer, we have some pretty notable and special walls to share with you. The highlight of Millie Kotseva's weekly...
Why We Still Value Roald Dahl Today

Why We Still Value Roald Dahl Today

13.09.2013
Friday 13 September 2013 is Roald Dahl Day. It falls on the anniversary of his birthday; he would have been ninety-eight. Celebrated today...
Telling Stories and Asking Questions

Telling Stories and Asking Questions

12.09.2013
I've always been a very visual thinker, problem solver and storyteller. I have grown up this way, and always knew I wanted to make art...
Phone-free at Festivals Signals Creativity and Expression

Phone-free at Festivals Signals Creativity and Expression

11.09.2013
I've never understood how spending your precious time stacking icons of fruits on top of each other does much good for the world. Nor how,...
Art Journalism Builds the Bridge Between the Creator and His Viewer

Art Journalism Builds the Bridge Between the Creator and His Viewer

9.09.2013
As artists, we are mirrors of the reality that we perceive. The process of creation and reflection takes a fascinating turn when it is...

Raising the Banners

9.09.2013
Because it strikes me that we are reaching some sort of tipping point when it comes to gay issues: that on some fundamental level of global...