We might have recently lost Mirka Mora, but to me, she is inexorably linked to the past, and the memories of home that never waver.
After decades of decay, a movement in Newcastle brought the town back to life. Now developers and the council have killed it again.
As we watch Zimbabwe tear itself apart, our extended history indicates that the worse things get, the better the art we produce becomes.
Our reaction to those responsible for sexual abuses in Hollywood has been admirable, but misguided. We should still enjoy art for art’s sake.
Beyond art school and into the art world, the aphorism ‘in it to win it’ is oft-repeated. But through the many applications funded on last dollars, I’ve realised that there’s something else at play.