Kickstarting A Dream Into Reality - The Highs And Lows

Kickstarting A Dream Into Reality - The Highs And Lows

Louis McIntosh  4.10.2016
We all have good ideas or dreams whereby we can progress financially, spiritually, morally etc....but we don't necessarily act on...
We Expect Dodgy Deals From BP, But Not The British Museum

We Expect Dodgy Deals From BP, But Not The British Museum

Dr Chris Garrard  3.10.2016
In July, the British Museum controversially decided to renew its sponsorship deal with BP for a further five years, a decision that will...
Abstract Expressionism At The Royal Academy

Abstract Expressionism At The Royal Academy

Dan Einav  3.10.2016
Abstract Expressionism is serious, grown-up stuff. It's about existential anxiety and overwhelming emotions. It's about death and the absurdity...

The Artist Who Disappeared: Nine Minutes With Bobby Hillson, Co-Curator, Unseen Paintings 1954 - 1960

Claire Meadows  30.09.2016
From September 30th, Hoxton Gallery will be presenting Unseen Paintings, 1954-1960, a survey of works in oil by the late Keith Cunningham. ...
Claws And Clay: Mastering The Art Of Veterinary Science

Claws And Clay: Mastering The Art Of Veterinary Science

James Greenwood  30.09.2016
There is no such thing as finding happiness. Happiness is created through doing something you are innately very good at and therefore...
'Priceless' Van Gogh Paintings Stolen 14 Years Ago Recovered From Italian Mafia

'Priceless' Van Gogh Paintings Stolen 14 Years Ago Recovered From Italian Mafia

Sarah Ann Harris  30.09.2016
Two paintings by Vincent Van Gogh which were stolen by sledgehammer-wielding thieves have been recovered from the Italian...

Syrian Artists Imagine More Peaceful Future In Wake Of Crisis

Julia Karlysheva  28.09.2016
Conflict and displacement also carry with them the less visible scars of grief and trauma - feelings difficult to manage in adults, and...
The Van Gogh In Every Child

The Van Gogh In Every Child

Gemma Bailey  27.09.2016
For those who are less academic and more creative, a keen interest and ability in art can offer them a much needed acknowledgement. It...
Review: The Infinite Mix, Hayward Gallery - One Of The Shows Of The Year

Review: The Infinite Mix, Hayward Gallery - One Of The Shows Of The Year

Victoria Sadler  26.09.2016
Now, I have to be honest, I don't think I ever would have imagined that I'd be recommending an art show comprised entirely of video installations...
Our Fun Palaces Are Showing Creativity In Community Can Change The World For The Better

Our Fun Palaces Are Showing Creativity In Community Can Change The World For The Better

Stella Duffy  26.09.2016
When we began Fun Palaces in 2013 it was with the dream of making culture more accessible, more genuinely open to all. After working in...
Young People's Mental Health: Telling a Different Story

Young People's Mental Health: Telling a Different Story

Toby Ealden  23.09.2016
In our Conservative led, austerity Britain, young people's social needs simply aren't recognised or prioritised. Our education system has...
This Sassy Craft Book Lets You Have Fun With Feminism

This Sassy Craft Book Lets You Have Fun With Feminism

Natasha Hinde  22.09.2016
If you’re an ardent feminist with creative flair, prepare to fall in love.  Bonnie Burton’s ‘Crafting With Feminism’...

Conceptual Art: Taking The Piss?

Dan Einav  21.09.2016
In a post-Duchamp world where anything goes, sh*tting in a box, scrunching up some paper, crawling on glass, or putting a shark in some...
How I Got Through The Edinburgh Fringe On Benefits

How I Got Through The Edinburgh Fringe On Benefits

Samantha Pressdee  21.09.2016
This year I took my topless comedy show 'Sextremist' to the Edinburgh Fringe partly in thanks to financial backing from the Tory Government,...