Visual Art

Using Science and the Creative Arts to Enhance Mental Health and Emotional Well-Being

Dr Ramya Mohan | Posted 22.04.2017 | UK Tech
Dr Ramya Mohan

'Creativity' is applicable to a broad spectrum with Science and Creative art on either end. Where and how the twain meet for the betterment of individuals, communities and cultures is the eternal question. The answer is surprisingly simple-in the fascinating conundrum called the human mind!

Brighton Fringe 2015 sees 50% sales increase in opening weekend

Julian Caddy | Posted 07.05.2016 | UK Entertainment
Julian Caddy

[Camille O'Sullivan - Credit: Peter Williams] There were already high hopes, but the scale of the first weekend's ticket sales took us all by surpris...

So You Want to Be a Storyboard Artist?

Adam Hamdy | Posted 04.10.2014 | UK Entertainment
Adam Hamdy

Storyboard artists are currently being "screwed" in Hollywood... In the ebb and flow of the storyboard process it can be hard to keep track of how much the storyboard artist is fulfilling the director's vision, and how much he or she is originating ideas.

Paynes and Borthwick Virtual Gallery

Bob Chaundy | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Bob Chaundy

Virtual galleries have become commonplace as the art world responds to the opportunities made available by the digital revolution. This Wednesday, how...

"City Employs 'Culture' to Tackle Division - and Wins" - According to the Irish Times

Graeme Farrow | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Graeme Farrow

We implore anyone with an interest in the visual arts to make a journey to the very edgiest edge of Europe this year. There will never be a better time to visit Derry and you will not be disappointed.

Sam Parker

2012's Biggest Art Moments | Sam Parker | Posted 09.02.2013 | Home

What have been your biggest art stories of the past 12 months? Picking just ten was difficult. In a year that saw London show off the best of Briti...

Guide to Life: Art Making (Strategies): The Answer To Everything

Lorenzo Belenguer | Posted 16.01.2013 | Home
Lorenzo Belenguer

Have you ever thought what goes in the mind of an artist while making art? And what goes inside of their studio? Anthony Reynolds Gallery is showing j...

Art Helps the Mind as well as the Soul

Dr K.L. Margrove | Posted 07.01.2013 | Home
Dr K.L. Margrove

Due to the need to improve the evidence base for participatory arts and health courses, people on the waiting list were invited to take part in an evaluation of Open Arts.

Katie Paterson for Exhibition Road Show: Campo del Cielo, Field of the Sky

Katie Paterson | Posted 27.07.2012 | Home
Katie Paterson

In 2011, I was approached by the arts producer Di Robson of DREAM to create a new commission for Exhibition Road Show, a festival of the arts and science taking place on the Road over the Olympics between 28 July and 5 August 2012.

2011's Biggest Art Stories

Posted 15.12.2011 | Home

A blockbuster art exhibition? Turner Prize nominees that people actually liked? A masterpiece ruined by a cleaner? It can only be the biggest art sto...

Time Travelling With Atsuko Tanaka

Anne Charnock | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK Entertainment
Anne Charnock

Atsuko Tanaka wore her extraordinary flashing "Electric Dress" - with its layering of multicoloured lights bulbs and light tubes - at an exhibition of...