Music and Hospitals: A Life-Enhancing Combination

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...
Fascinating Leonardo da Vinci Exhibition Opens at Science Museum

Fascinating Leonardo da Vinci Exhibition Opens at Science Museum

Victoria Sadler  9.02.2016
This is a fascinating exhibition. And it's interesting that even when you set aside the hyperbole and examine the man's work, you still...
Raising the Curtain on West End and Broadway

Raising the Curtain on West End and Broadway

Richard Brownlie-Marshall  8.02.2016
Curtain Up really is a marvelous celebration of theatre in London and New York. It explores the entire journey of the productions, from...

Marion Wagschal: An Extraordinary Artist

James Payne  6.02.2016
Marion Wagschal's new show at Canada House is her first ever show in the UK. Relatively unknown outside of North America, the latest exhibition...
Reframing The Myth - Illustrating So Much More Than Impairment

Reframing The Myth - Illustrating So Much More Than Impairment

Mik Scarlet  5.02.2016
Anyone who reads my column here in the Huff knows I regularly sing the praises of the Disability Arts Scene. I feel it is a place where...

Why Are There So Few Ethnic Minorities Going Into the Film and Arts? And How Do We Address This Lack of Diversity?

Sanchita Islam  30.01.2016
This is a question that has been instigated by the recent furore over the dearth of black representation at the 2016 Oscars with the absence...
'Bingo Wings', 'Muffin Tops' and 'Cottage Cheese' Thighs: Stop Comparing Women to Food

'Bingo Wings', 'Muffin Tops' and 'Cottage Cheese' Thighs: Stop Comparing Women to Food

Jenny Swingler  27.01.2016
Like most women I have navigated most of my life through a smorgasbord of insults and 'compliments' regarding my body - more often than...

Stunning New Impressionist Art Exhibition at Royal Academy of Arts

Victoria Sadler  26.01.2016
The Royal Academy of Arts' new blockbuster exhibition Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse, is a triumph. It examines the role...