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Walled Garden Theatre opened in Barbados

In a wonderful start to the new year, the Barbados Museum and Historical Society unveiled its brand-new Walled Garden Theatre, part-sponsored by Catherine & Keith.   It is a great pleasure to be a part of this important new venture for culture … Continue reading

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Binary Bon Bons

For the British Computer Society column this month, it’s the annual end of year special – a celebration of work submitted by readers of the column, BCS & Computer Arts Society members. This demonstrates the wide variety of work being … Continue reading

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Grayson Perry: “Michelangelo would be making CGI movies & 3D printing”

Grayson Perry said in his Reith Lecture this morning that if Michelangelo were alive today he wouldn’t be painting ceilings he’d be making CGI movies and 3D printing.  He pointed out that artists have always been early adopters of new … Continue reading

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Michael Stanley 1975 – 2012

I was incredibly saddened to learn this weekend of the sudden death of the director of Modern Art Oxford, Michael Stanley. I got to know him a couple of years ago when he took up the post at Oxford and always … Continue reading

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Report from the Venice Biennale

The 54th Venice Biennale (titled ILLUMInations  get it?!) is, as to be expected vast but manages to be largely underwhelming, full as it is of found objects, re-positioned, a la Duchamp. However there are some gems to be uncovered spread … Continue reading

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Space Synapse

A talk by artist, designer and entrepreneur Anna Hill, founder of Space Synapse Systems, is scheduled for Thursday 19th May at 6.30pm at Birkbeck, Gordon Square. Space Synapse aims to bring the experiences of Space to the Internet through gaming, … Continue reading

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