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The Gordon Burn Prize Shortlist 2015

Sometimes it seems like it is another week and another book prize, however there are some quite different and unusual ones and for that reason (along with the fact that we all love a list of books don’t we?) I wanted to mention the announcement of The Gordon Burn Prize shortlist for 2015. 405 more words

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Famous Artists Look Back on Their Graduate School Days

Ever wonder what a famous artist’s graduate school work looked like? Before they hit it big? The Guardian asked some of the UK’s biggest art stars to reminisce on their MFA days, and recount the work of their final degree shows. 852 more words

The Other Art Fair

This weekend, The Other Art Fair hosts its first Bristol event at Arnolfini. From Bristol-based street artist Sickboy to Brit-artist Tracey Emin, this event is a must for any art fanatic. 459 more words


Venice Biennale - all at sea

We had hardly started on the Venetian lagoon when we came across this site-specific installation by Gavin Turk, the much-praised Young British Artist (now of course no longer so young). 408 more words

Is It Art Or A Mental Breakdown - You Decide

Let me say first and foremost: I love art! All kinds of art. From, photography, design (clothing, architecture, etc), music – and everything else; I love it! 665 more words


Galerie Simpson

I’ve just come back from a lovely afternoon tea at Galerie Simpson. The gallery is the newest Arts addition to the High Street here in Swansea. 194 more words


Defining Objectism

This blog and piece of writing looks at our use of Objects and how we (as a whole and as individuals) impact upon the environment around us. 1,650 more words