September 8, 2018

Cosey Fanni Tutti is a UK-based musician and artist. She is a founding member of avant-garde band Throbbing Gristle and of electronic pioneers Chris and Cosey. As a visual and performance artist she chose to subvert her own experience of the sex industry. She has const...

September 2, 2018

Taking on hypocritical arts institutions, censorship, hate mail, Queen Bees and misogynist critics while vandalising old masters and writing a new book, 'Women can't paint'. It's all in a day's work for author, artist and lecturer Helen Gørrill. 

What was...

July 13, 2018

“The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.”  Vincent van Gogh

I am meeting Harry Pye and James Johnston on a sunny afternoon following their invite to come an...

July 11, 2018

Fiona Maclean is a painter, illustrator, makeup artist, photographer & writer based in Sydney, Australia.

Can you tell us about the inspiration behind your art practice? Why and how did you become an artist?

I was an exceptionally shy person growing up and found that I f...

July 11, 2018

Nathan Walsh is painter based in Wales. 

Why did you choose to focus on urban landscapes in your practice? What is it about big cities that fascinate you so much?

I find cities endlessly fascinating, they provide unlimited potential for new subject matter. I have felt na...

July 8, 2018

Film by Sara Driver, Showing at the Barbican Cinemas, July 2018. 

A 16 year old Jean-Michel Basquiat walks around the mean streets of New York City's Lower East Side surrounded by derelict buildings, drugs and poverty.

Unconcerned and radiant, on the screen he is purpose...

June 25, 2018

Stella Kapezanou is a painter based in London and Athens. 

Can you tell us about the inspiration behind your art practice?


I basically seek and find my inspiration in my own thoughts. It is about the way I experience what surrounds me. I think in pictures. Some of...

June 10, 2018

Cats have often been the preferred companions of writers, from Hemingway to Bukowski. But how do they relate to artists? New Zealand based painter Rosielea imagines how one of her two feline friends, Poppy, would write about their days spent in her tiny studio, their w...

June 3, 2018

Art maverick Lincoln Townley, now one of the most successful contemporary painters in the world, talks about rejection, addiction, figurative madness, the Venice Biennale and why money is just as important as the art itself...

You describe yourself as an outsider w...

May 5, 2018

Gallery Owner and Director Catinca Tabacaru on art, artists and following that white rabbit...

How did you start your own gallery? What made you want to take that step?

I had spent my college and law school years in the dark room, and traveling around the world visiting...

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