#BedfordVoices

#BedfordVoices

Bob Chaundy  18.03.2015
Entitled #BedfordVoices, for the next month, billboards dotted around various locations in the town centre will proclaim the ideals of...
In the Theatre, I'd Almost Always Find That the Story Was Told Via Male Characters

In the Theatre, I'd Almost Always Find That the Story Was Told Via Male Characters

Lucy Kerbel  16.03.2015
If the worlds we choose to conjure there don't have women in them (and in particular those who don't happen to be white, size 8, under...
Why IdeasTap Is Worth Saving

Why IdeasTap Is Worth Saving

Rita Suszek  15.03.2015
There is a huge number of creative people that make important, thought-provoking art - on a shoestring, in the back of the pub, after their...
Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

Richard Brownlie-Marshall  15.03.2015
As you enter the exhibition, you are met with the face of Alexander McQueen merging into his trademark skull, which for me signified the...

Why We Can't Afford to Lose IdeasTap

Jo Caird  13.03.2015
IdeasTap provides funding, career opportunities and mentoring to a network of nearly 200,000 young people across the creative professions....
Sotto Voce: The Best Art Show in London Today

Sotto Voce: The Best Art Show in London Today

Lorenzo Belenguer  11.03.2015
Sotto Voce, an art exhibition at the on until the 18th of April, in Bond Street, London, had the ambitious idea of investigating these...

IdeasTap Closure: A Disaster for a Generation of Emerging Artists

Michelle Douglass  10.03.2015
Arts charity IdeasTap has announced it's being forced to close due to lack of funding. The organisation's disappearance will leave a gaping...

Why IdeasTap Is Closing

Peter De Haan  9.03.2015
After six years, the picture for the arts is still gloomy. Further funding cuts are coming. The cost of higher education is now dauntingly...
The National Gallery Opens a Major Impressionist Art Exhibition

The National Gallery Opens a Major Impressionist Art Exhibition

Victoria Sadler  8.03.2015
Inventing Impressionism at the National Gallery is an enjoyable, romantic exhibition on Impressionism that showcases over 85 works from...

Abuse of Power Comes as No Surprise

Dr Michael Petry  5.03.2015
The Serpentine Galleries have two new shows that each in their own way contemplate the abuse of power. Leon Golub is the elder statesman...
Books Are What Make Us Civilised

Books Are What Make Us Civilised

Marcus Sedgwick  5.03.2015
In America, Tom Paine's writings spurred the revolution for independence. Or closer to our own time; consider how the Nazis burnt books...

The Power of Images Examined in Human Rights, Human Wrongs

Victoria Sadler  2.03.2015
Human Rights, Human Wrongs at The Photographers' Gallery is a thought-provoking photography exhibition that examines the legacy of iconic...

Sugar Sculptures

James Ostrer  2.03.2015
My art practice is like a constantly evolving self-help course where I am as much the therapist as the client. The intent of this body...
I Love the Illusion That Can Be Achieved in Painting

I Love the Illusion That Can Be Achieved in Painting

Kyle Barnes  2.03.2015
My biggest inspiration is the people I know, the relationships I have with them and being part of their lives. They contribute to my life...