My Own Little Art History

A brilliant piece of advice I came across recently is that you need to learn about your own art history, not just that of the Great Masters and contemporary artists, and that’s what I’m going to talk about today. I often work within specific themes or phases, but most recently these have been troubling me…

‘The Living World’ Art Exhibition Review

An art gathering is no longer something to be sought out underground, in the lanky alleyways and drunken gloom of Bohemia. While some readers, still young at heart, as young as they never were, will regret this fact others will embrace art’s promotion into overground light, and unashamedly embrace its nouveau riche glitter. Chloe Waterfield’s…

Featured Painting : The Maternal Planet

Who would you want with you at the edge of the world? The person closest to you, a mother perhaps, or perhaps even a beloved and loyal pet? For the Nenets, the relationship between themselves, their environment and the reindeer that share their home is an intricate reminder of the similarities that are shared between…

Yes, People Can Be Endangered Too

As I’ve been delving more and more into the world of animal conservation, I’ve realised just what a fragile place the world is. Sometimes though, we hardly give a thought to the countless peoples that we share the planet with. I mean, we all donate to charity and wish to end poverty, but it’s not…