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Tate Britain

The History of the World // Jeremy Deller // graphite & acrylic paint on wall // 1997-2004

In my most recent visit to Tate Britain, I discovered works I had never seen before. 80 more words


In Liverpool: One Saturday

This day didn’t turn out the way I’d roughly intended it to. Though it was clearly going to be grey and at least partially rainy I felt like having one of my walking round Liverpool with a camera days. 780 more words



Collectable art prints and New Season Women’s clothing and accessories at Paul Smith.

Main image: Jean-Michel Basquiat – Florence – Framed Poster and Paul Smith Women’s Red Colour-Block Textured-Knit Sweater. 123 more words



Yesterday I tried creating a piece of graphic design for the first time. I was very excited as I’d never really done any computer based art before. 235 more words

'Stairway to heaven'- Led Zeppelin, Tolkien and the dream of Albion

This post is just a quick plug and link to a posting I’ve made on my separate music blog, Broadcast Barnsley.  I’ve written about the song ‘Stairway to heaven’ by Led Zeppelin and discussed what I consider to be the themes of pastoralism and rural retreat I detect in its lyrics.   43 more words

Toby by Harry Vernon

I have taken the liberty of calling this dog ‘Toby’, as opposed to ‘Punch and Judy puppet’, since this is the name usually given.

Toby was made by Harry Vernon (c1920-30), and is now owned by… 43 more words

London Exhibitions

In Search of That Elusive Record Cover.

My collections of artists who have designed record covers seem to grow and grow. There always seems to be another cover to add to them. However, eventually I find that I have got as far as it seems possible to go and my collections just need that one elusive cover that I just cannot find. 648 more words

Record Collecting