Unearthed: Syrian Artist Responds to War in His Homeland

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...

Green Street F4.0: A DIY Photography Exhibition

10.06.2014
The Arts have seen better days, a time when they were wined and dined and had sweet nothings whispered in their ears before being paraded...
Hats Off the the Racing Season - Millinery in the UK

Hats Off the the Racing Season - Millinery in the UK

9.06.2014
To curate an exhibition of headwear is to capture moments in millinery history. The United Kingdom, with its formal dress occasions and...

Antonio Pozo: One of the Top Artists at the Art Fair in Chelsea

9.06.2014
The Untitled Artists Fair took place in Chelsea in the Old Town Hall in Kings Road last May. An exciting selection of 170 artists under...
Who Owns a Banksy?

Who Owns a Banksy?

6.06.2014
Banksy is one of the few people who have been able to popularly harmonise the terms 'graffiti' and 'artist' and his work is treasured around...
Writer's Retreats

Writer's Retreats

5.06.2014
I rise with the sun at five and stroll down to the rush hut by the shore which serves as my private writing room. No sound all day but...
The Mondrian Guide to Life

The Mondrian Guide to Life

5.06.2014
Piet Mondrian is one of the best known of all modern artists - and also the most misunderstood. But we could all learn a thing or two from...

What My Brother Taught Me About Making Good Art

3.06.2014
My oldest brother was always a very creative person. He was an excellent storyteller with an astute eye for beautiful imagery. He was skilled...

Wanted: A New Kind of War Artist

2.06.2014
Models and expertise already exist for artistic intervention within the international scientific arena, models which might relatively simply...

How to Write a Ballet: Part Two

27.05.2014
Waiting Room has five 'orchestra alones' - each one, two and a half hours long. That might sound like a lot, but for well over 80 minutes...

Balance of Power and Art On the Streets With Levalet, Faith47, Cyrcle, Cleon Peterson, Miss Van, Borondo

26.05.2014
This week's review of art on the streets focuses on pieces that comment and challenge the balance of power,submission and beauty in contemporary...