On The Streets - The Freshest Global Street Art 08 November 2013

18.11.2013
Continuing our strong tradition of reviewing the freshest and most interesting art on the streets, here is the recap from the first whole...
'She Is Not Invisible' Book Review

'She Is Not Invisible' Book Review

18.11.2013
Like any brilliant book, 'She Is Not Invisible' included many merits: it made me laugh, it made me cry, but most of all, it made me think....

Exhibition Review: World Press Photo 2013

18.11.2013
From homicides to war, the human condition and homosexuality to great achievements, sex trafficking to acid-burning of women, the common...
Ed Gray, Artist: London Has Its Modern-Day Hogarth

Ed Gray, Artist: London Has Its Modern-Day Hogarth

14.11.2013
'The energy comes from the drawings. I look to entice a person into the picture, and direct their eye. William Hogarth is my hero. All...

Rise in Living Wage Highlights Need for Fair Wage in the Arts

13.11.2013
It is vital to nurture the skills of our up and coming talent to maintain our world-class reputation in the arts. The arts industry must...

Don't Let Christmas Ads Trick You Into Thinking Advertising Can Be Art

12.11.2013
I have put the question of whether advertising can be seen as art to friends, colleagues and family, and they all agree that it can be....

Impressions of Frieze and Frieze Masters 2013

12.11.2013
Due to a bout of flu, a mugging and a head injury (all healed now) my impressions are slightly late but I hope they are enjoyed by some....
Jewels of Afghan Culture

Jewels of Afghan Culture

12.11.2013
We will continue our cultural relations work well beyond the planned withdrawal of NATO forces from Afghanistan next year; because we firmly...

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...