The Art of Shame

The Art of Shame

Katie Beswick  14.11.2014
Shame Chorus will be a live concert event performed at the Freud Museum, and a range of other venues in London and across the UK in 2015....

Life In the Arts Lane - Week 94 - Post Olympia Reflections

Thomas Woodham Smith  13.11.2014
The costs of doing a fair are massively high in comparison to the annual rent of a shop. Yet, fairs continue to proliferate.

So, What to Make of Allen Jones?

Victoria Sadler  12.11.2014
Allen Jones is considered to be one of the finest pop artists of the 1960s but as creator of pieces such as Chair and Table, where female...

Grayson Perry Who Are You? At National Portrait Gallery

Victoria Sadler  8.11.2014
Celebrated artist Grayson Perry has been examining identity and how we define ourselves in his programme on Channel 4, Who Are You? The...

Walking Down The Political Line with Keith Haring

Milena Kotseva  7.11.2014
Keith Haring is a figure that hardly needs an introduction. Eye-catching recognisable style, murals, sculptures, drawings in public spaces...

Artists Explore the Digital Age in MIRRORCITY at Hayward Gallery

Victoria Sadler  5.11.2014
The exhibition presents artworks in a wide variety of media, from paintings to film, from sculpture to sound. But all of it questions that...

Seven Artists for Seven Islands

Nicole Ettinger  4.11.2014
In need of a holiday, yesterday I visited all seven of the Canary Islands under one roof! Seven illustrators from across Europe were each...
Making in the Modern World

Making in the Modern World

Rosy Greenlees  3.11.2014
The executive director of the Crafts Council on the organisation's ground-breaking new conference Since joining the Crafts Council, one...

Before the Dawn - Arabella Dorman

Bob Chaundy  2.11.2014
Acclaimed war artist Arabella Dorman has visited Afghanistan on several occasions over the past five years in order to capture in her paintings...

Wonderful Sigmar Polke Retrospective at Tate Modern

Victoria Sadler  1.11.2014
Sigmar Polke was one of the most radical, experimental and influential artists of the past 50 years. And the Tate has brought together...

ArtRooms To Coincide With The London Art Fair

Lorenzo Belenguer  28.10.2014
Frieze is the highlight of the London arts scene. For a week the good and rich come here for a jamboree of cocktails, talks, networking...

I Quite Enjoyed Frieze 2014!

Amah-Rose McKnight-Abrams  27.10.2014
I am feeling slightly sheepish about my previous post. I was griping about the how full on and (implied) uncreative Frieze Art Fair can...

Life in the Arts Lane - Week 92 - Quo Vadis?

Thomas Woodham Smith  27.10.2014
It is a strange moment. I do not know where to go or what to see. There is so much going on that it seems easier to stay in bed and pull...

Art Fairs Highlights or Who is the Art For?

Milena Kotseva  25.10.2014
I did not make it to Frieze this year. And while you might think that a review of the art week that does not cover the art shown at Regents...