Capturing Masculinity

Capturing Masculinity

Ben Mirza  15.03.2016
For the last couple of years, I've collaborated on a number of photography projects with artists, barbers, men's clothing brands etc, so...
Arts For All - Arts Emergency and It's Reason for Being

Arts For All - Arts Emergency and It's Reason for Being

Luke Chandley  14.03.2016
Arts Emergency, a charity of which I donate to monthly, is an organisation of volunteers, contacts and thinkers who believe - correctly...
Why Do More Women Study the Arts but Less Women Work in the Arts?

Why Do More Women Study the Arts but Less Women Work in the Arts?

Jennifer Tuckett  7.03.2016
Recently, it seemed to me that the reasons for why this is occurring haven't really been investigated yet. Why are so many women studying...
'Cancel The Sunshine' - How Writing Became a Coping Method for My Anxiety and Depression

'Cancel The Sunshine' - How Writing Became a Coping Method for My Anxiety and Depression

Chantelle Dusette  4.03.2016
Depression bubbling under the surface, or hovering above, never seen by any, only felt by me. I was used to it. Familiar. At times I would...

Review: Delacroix and the Rise of Modern Art, National Gallery 'Mixed Results'

Victoria Sadler  3.03.2016
Half the exhibition comprises works by artists of later generations who, it is suggested, were inspired by Delacroix - artists such as...
Nursing: The Real Picture

Nursing: The Real Picture

Ali Lomas  25.02.2016
As a former model and photographer, I have trodden the catwalk during London Fashion Week, photographed an editorial shoot for Elle magazine,...

Using Theatre to Speak Out About Bullying and Sexual Harassment in the Royal Air Force

Rebecca Crookshank  22.02.2016
I am so grateful to the arts; the power of creativity shines into the face of adversity and for me holds more weight than an official complaint,...

Music and Hospitals: A Life-Enhancing Combination

Nicky Goulder  22.02.2016
For the thousands of children who end up in hospitals each year due to illness and injury, hospitals can be intimidating places. Finding...

Exhibition of Women Artists Highlights Their Creativity, Courage and the Challenges They Faced

Jackie Kemp  19.02.2016
There are many powerful pieces in the current exhibition of Modern Scottish Women's Art from the late Victorian era to the early 1960s...

Review: Vogue 100, National Portrait Gallery 'Glamorous & Depressing'

Victoria Sadler  16.02.2016
Vogue 100: A Century of Style is an undeniably glamorous and exciting exhibition that showcases beautifully the British magazine's illustrious...

Chloe Rosser's Nudes Evoke Revolt and Fascination, Like Decapitated Chickens

Helena Blackstone  13.02.2016
Ordinarily when you look at a photo your mind fills in an approximation of what is not seen from the photographer's viewpoint. In Chloe...

Review: Avedon Warhol, Gagosian Gallery 'Effortlessly Cool'

Victoria Sadler  12.02.2016
Together Avedon's and Warhol's works weave together a tapestry of a time that was the height of pop culture. This was the era when legends...

In Defence of Innovation...

Dr Paul Thompson  12.02.2016
Innovation is too often used to mean 'new'. So many of the latest products are now called innovative, when actually, they are incremental...

Send Him to the Tower

Dr Michael Petry  12.02.2016
So what of Reid's penis? Well in the sculpture it is circumcised, though being a discussion amongst mainly British people and the Reverend...