The Opening of MMP+ the Marrakech Museum for Photography and Visual Arts

The Opening of MMP+ the Marrakech Museum for Photography and Visual Arts

9.11.2013
The Marrakech Museum for Photography and Visual Arts (MMP+) is a new home for the arts, somewhere that with all the political and social...

Private View of Stanley Donwood's New Exhibition 'Apocalypse Boutique'

8.11.2013
Last Friday evening we launched 'Apocalypse Boutique' - fantastically varied series of rare screen-prints, linoprints, etchings and original...
On The Streets - The Freshest Global Street Art 01 November 2013

On The Streets - The Freshest Global Street Art 01 November 2013

7.11.2013
The focus of this week's 'On the Streets' is on pieces of art in the public domain that are strong, thought-provoking but playful and are...

Life in the Arts Lane - Week 48 - An Auction House 'After Hours'

5.11.2013
Banksy is all the rage in NY at the moment as he has blazed through the city graffittying hither and thither and stirring up a hornet's...
Theatre's Cue on the Tourism Stage

Theatre's Cue on the Tourism Stage

5.11.2013
Theatre is not unfamiliar with playing understudy to football or shopping as a popular activity for tourists, but its appeal and contribution...

Martin Finnin: Figures in an Abstract World

4.11.2013
Martin Finnin current exhibition, titled: Renegade Amongst the Dusty Nouns, at the John Martin Gallery in Mayfair skilfully recreates an...

Homotopia Festival 2013 - This Way Out by Boy George and TradeMark

2.11.2013
One of the highlights of the festival is This Way Out - an art and photography collaboration by Boy George and pop painter TradeMark -...

Learning About Heraldry - Sophie Jung

2.11.2013
This excerpt from ****So Yeah, 2013 by Sophie Jung gives a flavour of the kind of stream of consciousness ramblings in the audio that accompanies...
Online-publishing Teenagers Create a Whole New Meaning for Poetry

Online-publishing Teenagers Create a Whole New Meaning for Poetry

1.11.2013
Even when we lose all hope in our seemingly hopeless race of humanity, there is still a flickering and poignantly strong light at the end...
Why Is This Oligarch Angry After Buying A £423,000 Statue?

Why Is This Oligarch Angry After Buying A £423,000 Statue?

Asa Bennett  1.11.2013
Russian billionaire Andrey Melnichenko has sued an American art dealer for supplying a £423,000 statue that was nearly half as big as...

Bambi: The Artist of Contradictions

1.11.2013
Not too long ago, I came across a street artist called Bambi. Bambi, as an artist, fulfils the contradiction of being accessible yet profound,...

Interview: Chris Hadfield, Author of 'An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth'

31.10.2013
The book, An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth, combines autobiographical elements with would-be advice on decision making and living...

Access All Area, Live Arts and Disability - a Review

30.10.2013
For several decades a growing group of highly talented artists have been honing their skills and developing their methods and techniques...

Life in the Arts Lane - Week 47 - Caravan in New York

30.10.2013
I am in New York, and yes, I am visiting another art fair- this one is the International Fine Art and Antique Dealers Show, New York.