A book is performance: Exhibition of Artists’ Books at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art

A book is performance: Exhibition of Artists’ Books at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art

a book is a performance is an exciting literary exhibition currently showing at Duncan of Jordanstone Art College, Dundee. The exhibition explores the performative nature of books, and considers how the interpretation of words can become a stimulating performance rather than sedentary experience. The exhibition takes inspiration from legendary French poet Mallarmé and modernists such […]

True Love Never Dies – it only increases in value

True Love Never Dies – it only increases in value

A rare painting last seen 100 years ago, is set to appear at auction this July. Edward Burne-Jones’ ‘Love Among The Ruins’ True Love Never Dies depicts a couple in dramatic embrace, the very spirit of Browning’s 1855 elegiac poem, on which the painting is based. ‘Love Among The Ruins’ by Edward Burne-Jones Around them an ancient […]

Well-Heeled Bitches

Well-Heeled Bitches

No, I’ve not got my sexist hat on. This lol was brought to you courtesy of David Kemp, whose latest work is being shown at the Kilmorack Gallery in Inverness, this April. His provocatively titled Well-Heeled Bitches is part of The Art of Humour, an exhibition exploring belly laughs in art. Well-Heeled Bitches, David Kemp The […]

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