Combining Film and Poetry Is Child's Play

Combining Film and Poetry Is Child's Play

15.07.2014
As part of this year's Poetry International festival, London's own Southbank Centre teamed up with the bosses of Filmpoem, PoetryFilm,...
Buy An Original Damien Hirst Painting for Just £1

Buy An Original Damien Hirst Painting for Just £1

15.07.2014
The 20th anniversary exhibition of A Fete Worse Than Death hosted by Red Gallery, is allowing artists the chance to reclaim the area for...

On the Streets with Pixel Pancho, Seth Globepainter, Faith47 and Borondo

14.07.2014
This week's On the Streets is full of art that carries the summer spirit. Leading off the review is Pixel Pancho with his newest wall,...

Petra Giloy-Hirtz on Dennis Hopper's 'Lost Album'

14.07.2014
I spoke to Petra Giloy-Hirtz, the curator of 'The Lost Album' at The Royal Academy about her work on this exhibition and her work.

If We're Talking 'Value', Then Education is Worth More Than Money

11.07.2014
We shouldn't fall into the trap of talking numbers when it comes to education - whether in the arts, humanities or STEM subjects... Education...
Going Rustic: A Guide to Painting Old Wooden Furniture

Going Rustic: A Guide to Painting Old Wooden Furniture

3.07.2014
Old furniture comes in two categories: a shabby old piece you fell in love with at a second hand store that just needs a little bit of...
What Glastonbury Does So Well That Most Summer Festivals Just Don't Get

What Glastonbury Does So Well That Most Summer Festivals Just Don't Get

3.07.2014
Not much tends to exceed expectations, especially when you're talking about the most well-loved festival on the planet, Glastonbury. But...

The Importance of Place

2.07.2014
Making and provenance are inexorably linked - it might seem our economy is dominated by housing and banking, but manufacturing still retains...

Prone: New Work by Darryl Lauster

2.07.2014
Darryl Lauster is the sort of American you wish there were more of, those with a political memory longer than the last election cycle or...
The Guardian's First Self-Published Book Prize Winner - Finally Some Recognition for Self-Published Authors

The Guardian's First Self-Published Book Prize Winner - Finally Some Recognition for Self-Published Authors

27.06.2014
Self-publishing is a double-edged sword because, whilst it provides people with a direct route to market, some of the cheaper, automated...

Unearthed: Syrian Artist Responds to War in His Homeland

26.06.2014
Over the last three years, Issam Kourbaj, a Syrian artist living in the UK, has been watching from a painful distance the war eviscerating...
Meditation Comics: No Boobs Or Gore But Still Very Cool

Meditation Comics: No Boobs Or Gore But Still Very Cool

Poorna Bell  25.06.2014
Inspirational illustrations designed to promote calm and peace may have once included cheesy sunsets, rainbows and puppies, but as meditation...

How to Boost Your Creativity: 10 Tips for Writers

19.06.2014
This week I'm not housesitting. Here at home in South Devon I'm writing, creating, running creative writing workshops and musing on one...

From Fashion to Art: 'Normcore' at the Tate Britain

16.06.2014
Fashion is still buzzing with the idea of 'Normcore' - a trend cemented by Kim Kardashian's appearance on the cover of Vogue. Suddenly...