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Review: David Hockney Exhibition

The David Hockney exhibition at the Tate Britain has been the fastest selling showcase in the Gallery’s history and displays over 250 works from his long, and diverse, artistic career. […]

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On London and Dreams…

This is a slight deviation from our usual reviews and historical articles about the city, but as the semester is drawing to a close (are you panicking? I’m not panicking…) […]

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The Art of Science

As part of the Fashion and Style exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland, Kate and Helen Storey’s Dark Lung Dress is exhibited. Unlike much of the exhibition – which […]

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‘On the Verge of Insanity’, An Exhibition

Over the summer I visited Amsterdam and coincided my visit with a trip to the Van Gogh Museum to see their recent exhibition On the Verge of Insanity. The exhibition combines his works with pieces documenting the development and presence of his illness including the doctor’s note when he cut off his ear and the supposed gun he shot himself with. One of the most powerful effects of an exhibition is that it presents to you a train of thought to piece the works along and map the connections between a lifetime of art; so here is my run-down of the exhibition.

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REVIEW: TATE MODERN NEW WING

One of the key events in this year’s art calendar was the opening weekend of the new wing of the Tate Modern (17th-19th June). The new building called the Switch […]

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Brief Encounters

  Undies, lingerie, underwear. The articles of clothing we all purchase and wear beneath our clothes, and yet we often forget that just like other pieces of fashion, they too have […]

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Kubrick, the man

*Play Beethoven’s Symphony 9, Op. 125* We all know of Stanley Kubrick, legendary director, famously anal-retentive perfectionist, and focal point of many conspiracy theories. He is one of the first […]

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LIFE IMITATES ART: Considering The Selfie

“My very first selfie was taken in 1984. I put my mom’s clip-on earrings on Khloé and found a disposable camera and took a picture to capture this memory.” Kim […]

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Uncovering Chanel: A Parisian Legacy

Celebrating the creativity and achievements of the ever-iconic Coco Chanel, London’s Saatchi Gallery recently hosted ‘Mademoiselle Privé’, a new exhibition masterminded by the fashion power-house’s current creative director Karl Lagerfeld. […]