The Artists Reclaiming Our Data

The Artists Reclaiming Our Data

23.05.2014
Just as Ayn Rand's Roark subversively demolishes the Corlandt building after promises are broken and his designs changed, these artists...
Reykjavik Arts Fest: Nicht Fertig / Not Finished: Watch the Opening Live

Reykjavik Arts Fest: Nicht Fertig / Not Finished: Watch the Opening Live

22.05.2014
Today sees the opening of the 28th Annual Reykjavik Arts Festival, a weekend set to be packed with art, theatre, film and exhibitions....
Why Systems Science Needs Music Festivals

Why Systems Science Needs Music Festivals

20.05.2014
Lizzie Rivera finds lasting value in creative encounters. An interactive theatre performance about river system management is, perhaps...

Review: La Bohème - Opera North at The Lowry Salford 5/5

16.05.2014
As one of the oldest arts, opera has an air of magic but gravity too. But that doesn't mean it is for a stuffy, serious audience. Far from...
Literature Is a Library

Literature Is a Library

16.05.2014
The great wonder of the British Library is that our vaults hold not only original literary texts, but the contextual materials that help...

Location Location, Location

15.05.2014
Open studios are nothing new to arts festivals but this year's Dulwich Festival also includes Artists' Open Houses. As the many house programs...

Tahnee Lonsdale at Debut Contemporary

15.05.2014
Tahnee Lonsdale is a painter with a fearless approach to colour. They tell stories of life with its ups and downs, of success, but ultimately...
Richard Mosse: War Photography Re-sensitised

Richard Mosse: War Photography Re-sensitised

14.05.2014
The success of Mosse's work exposes the shortcomings of other war photography and documentary photography today: much of it fails to overcome...
A Short History of Nymphomania

A Short History of Nymphomania

14.05.2014
Back in the 18th Century, spurred on by the term she'd inspired, the nymph had found fame. In 1784, Joshua Reynolds, the president of the...

The Work of Don McCullin

9.05.2014
When I met Don McCullin at the weekend there was no sense of "been there done that" with him. Although he has shown his work all over the...

East and West Are Joined in a Celebration of 'Love & Peace'

8.05.2014
This past winter, the Today Art Museum in Beijing welcomed a brand-new solo show of my latest paintings and sculptures, called Wonderland....

Surrealism? It's Mostly About Sex, Says Peter Capaldi

8.05.2014
A lobster on a telephone, a clock that seems to have melted. These are some of the most famous images of the movement known as 'Surrealism',...
Why I Covered a Ukip Billboard Poster With My International Grey

Why I Covered a Ukip Billboard Poster With My International Grey

8.05.2014
By the time you are reading this I may have been arrested. Maybe you have already read something about the arrest in the news.

Aakash Odedra: Man in Flight

8.05.2014
Aakash Odedra a dancer who formerly trained in the styles of khatak and Bharatanatyam, is now causing a stir with his own distinctive style...