Art & Culture

Art & Culture

A taste of that French joie de vivre

(5 minute read) Jaqueline Silverio recommends three books which will help you discover something of the Gallic spirit of freedom and adventure.

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Art & CultureMental HealthThought-provoking

When you just can’t write a word …

(4 minute read) Ida Nieves explores the strange phenomenon of Writer’s Block.

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Art & CultureCOVID-19LifestyleSocial Issues

Lichfield Cathedral & Vaccine Centre: ‘here to facilitate wholeness and healing’

(2 minute read) Lichfield Cathedral seems an unusual site for a Covid vaccination centre, but through his photo reportage and interview with Canon Jan McFarlane, Sean Organ captures a deeper meaning in this being a place that provides good health.

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Art & CultureHistoryLatestSocial Issues

Death of a prince: and now …?

The passing of Prince Philip marks not only the end of an era, but, as Alex Osborn notes, raises important questions about the future of the British Royal Family.

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Art & CultureFamily

Forget zoom, try zoos

(3 minute read) Prakarsh Singh rejoices in a visit to the exotic creatures of Seattle’s animal wonderland.

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Art & Culture

The Eyes of Annie Swynnerton

(5 minute read) Adam Brocklehurst learns life lessons from a forgotten English artist whose work challenged attitudes to women in her time.

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Art & Culture

The art of dissent in India

(8 minute read)
How should we respond to the crises in society? Nivedita N finds an art gallery which has been asking – and answering – just this question.

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Art & CultureMental Health

The artful and art full school

(7 minute read)
Clare Campbell says it’s time to recognise the role of art as therapy in schools.

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Art & Culture

In praise of libraries

(5 minute read)
Don’t take for granted the treasure on your doorstep – as libraries in various countries are opening up again, Prakarsh Singh sings their praises.

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Art & CultureCOVID-19LifestyleSocial Issues

Arrivals at The Station: food, essentials, gifts and more

(2 mins) In his latest monochrome photo article, Sean Organ meets the inspiring landlord of a pub in Birmingham, England. The Station Pub has become the heart of a new community project that offers food and essentials to those in need through the UK lockdowns.

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