Visual arts

12/08/13

If you’re studying at Kelburn, you have no excuse to miss this.

12/08/13

Both artists have produced works that respond directly to the space, in an attempt to engage the viewer in a conversation about the gallery as a structure in flux.

29/07/13

Last Monday, writer and former athlete Kareem Abdul-Jabbar sent me a picture of his family standing with the Obamas.

22/07/13

When cuts need to be made, the arts are the first to take a hit. These conditions can, however, prove a fertile breeding ground for alternative means of creating and exhibiting art.

15/07/13

Cotton’s current exhibition leads the viewer unsteadily through a series of meditations on biculturalism, conflict, and the role of the indigenous object in art.

04/06/13

You don’t need to have any prior knowledge to enjoy it—this quick guide aims to brush away its pretensions and misconceptions, and make art genuinely enjoyable.

27/05/13

The film-exhibition succeeds as a documentation of Manet and his art, but as a format to replace the experience of seeing paintings first-hand it does not.

20/05/13

Whenever the media reports on another famous painting being auctioned off for millions, it comes across as not just incomprehensible, but ridiculous. So what makes people spend their fortunes on a piece of canvas, and is any piece of art really worth it?

13/05/13

Beautiful Creatures is an exhibition of youth, fantasy and desire.