The Colourful Return of Postmodernism Celebrates Difference and Diversity

Hajjaj redefines what high art can be, in a bid to embrace cultures which have often been looked upon with snobbery by Western society”

Behind the Scenes of India’s Nomadic Circuses, Now Edging Towards Extinction

“It is hard to dispute his rapport with these gentle giants; he spoke the language of both elephant and human”

Ram Prakash Singh with his Elephant, Shyama, Great Golden Circus. Ahmedabad, India, 1990. Courtesy Steidl

Louise Bourgeois and Tracey Emin Helped Me to Reconnect After an Abortion

“I thought of how many people feel this dark ache snaking through their bodies, a confusing mix of guilt, detachment and internalised stigma”

Tracey Emin, Deep Inside My Heart, 2009-10. Archival dyes printed on cloth/ 76.2 x 61 cm © Tracey Emin. All rights reserved, DACS/Artimage 2020

Why You Shouldn’t Allow Your Creativity to Define You

When price is so often used as a measure of worth, it’s easy to feel like your creative side barely exists

These Are the Artists You Need On Your Radar Right Now

“From surreal clay sculptures to absurdist animations, these artists take aim at our present moment and recent past, reflecting on uniquely turbulent times with unswerving honesty and a playful eye”

Kate Merry, Abi Titmouse, 2020. Courtesy the artist
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