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Thoughts from London Writers' Week: How Arts Education Can Create a More Sustainable Arts Industry

Jennifer Tuckett | Posted 14.07.2016 | UK Entertainment
Jennifer Tuckett

Last week I chaired a panel at London Writers' Week on how the industry and academia can work together to improve arts education and, via this, create...

Why We Need to Urgently Address Arts Education Before Its Too Late

Jennifer Tuckett | Posted 30.06.2016 | UK
Jennifer Tuckett

With the forthcoming debate on whether arts subjects should be a part of the new EBACC scheduled for July 4th in the Houses of Parliament, I wanted to write now to encourage others to pursue similar projects and campaigns.

London Technology Week Showcases the Best of British Fashion Tech

Brooke Roberts-Islam | Posted 28.06.2016 | UK Style
Brooke Roberts-Islam

'Fashion tech' and wearables are often described as solutions looking for a problem. The fashion industry is, paradoxically, resistant to change, while science and technology exist to pose and answer questions and catalyse change.

Why We Need a Writing Version of London Fashion Week

Jennifer Tuckett | Posted 04.06.2016 | UK Entertainment
Jennifer Tuckett

Most of the events are free and each year our aim is going to be to focus on a different theme/ form of writing with the overall aim of annually providing access to and showcasing the best new ideas going on in new writing in the UK.

Rethinking Fashion

Dr Royce Mahawatte | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK Style
Dr Royce Mahawatte

Challenging the dominance of the white model, for example, in a country with a history of colonialism is an inevitable part of progress. It is about moving beyond the limitations of the past. High fashion would do well to be a part of this.

Stunning Designs On Show At The #encoreCSM Student Protest

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Style

The head of Central Saint Martins' BA Fashion course has voiced support for a protest staged by students who were not chosen to exhibit at the univers...

Student To Lose His Virginity During Live Gay Sex 'Art' Show

SWNS | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A student has sparked outrage over plans to lose his virginity in front of a crowd - in the name of ART. Clayton Pettet, 19, is set to have gay sex...

Masters In Applied Imagination From Central St Martins in London

Katerina Zherebtsova | Posted 10.03.2013 | Home
Katerina Zherebtsova

There is one course at University of the Arts, which attracts a lot of curious attention and 'tell me more' type of conversations. After having it on my CV for a couple of years, I went back to see the current students, their work in progress and the final degree show.

'B', Call me Mrs B, Spell-Bound By the Matriarch of Browns

Katerina Zherebtsova | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK Style
Katerina Zherebtsova

Mrs B commands a majestic entrance, coming up on to the dramatically lit stage of the evening talk in her name at London's Arts Club. If not for the dark dress (Lanvin, beautifully tailored) and unusual, striking jewellery, I would swear I might have mistaken her for a matriarch of a more majestic sort.

Raffaele Ascione: Worn by Lady Gaga, Jessie J and Hopefully Soon, Rihanna

Sarah McGiven | Posted 14.10.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

Raffaele Ascione is a London-based designer and fast-rising fashion star whose sophisticated, high end womenswear combines fluid shapes and flattering volume with intricate detailing, and has been worn by the likes of Jessie J and Lady Gaga.

Teatum Jones Spring/Summer 2012 Collection: Dreaming the Suburban Feminine Mystique

Joao Paulo Nunes | Posted 20.11.2011 | UK Style
Joao Paulo Nunes

Quite often, fashion designers seek inspiration in times past, and rework ideas, patterns and cuts from collections that made an impact in olden eras....