Jo Howe and Mary Down have work selected for The East Contemporary Art Collection


  Jo Howe and Mary Down have work selected for The East Contemporary Art Collection. jo howe DAT Trustee and past Fellow, Jo Howe and Mary Down, past Fellow and current Print Group Member, have both had work selected for an exciting new collection. “The East Contemporary Art Collection is home to some of the very best contemporary […]

Welcome | SATmag


Welcome | SATmag. ‘The website serves as an introduction to the new contemporary Visual Arts magazine due out in May 2013 entitled Show And Tell magazine or ‘SATmag’. The magazine is being produced in order to fill a gap in current visual arts publications. The majority of which are either International in nature, mainly offer exhibition listings, or […]

BBC Two – Bill Bailey’s Jungle Hero, Wallace in Borneo, Bill’s Jungle Hero: Alfred Russel Wallace


BBC Two – Bill Bailey’s Jungle Hero, Wallace in Borneo, Bill’s Jungle Hero: Alfred Russel Wallace. Alfred Russel Wallace At last, Bill Bailey’s two-part series on Wallace is finished! http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p016l8rz It will be  on  BBC 2 on April 21st at 8pm, with episode 2 on April 28th. Related articles Ever since Wallace | Mapping Ignorance […]


Originally posted on A Perspective Study:
Plastic bottles are convenient. But their convenience and proliferation in the market blinds us to the implications inherent in their production, short-lived usage, and the long-term waste they become. Americans alone pile 29 billion bottles per year on the Earth’s surface. Per year, this requires 17 million barrels of…

Open Day at Digswell Arts Trust Studios Digswell Herts AL6 0BU


What we do The Digswell Arts Trust is an innovative charity that for over fifty years has focused on artists in the early phase of their careers. Through our studios in Letchworth, Stevenage and Welwyn, we provide studios for approximately forty emerging artists, whom we call Fellows. But we’re not just a studio provider; we are […]

The Garden and Beyond Art Exhibition this weekend


The Garden and Beyond Art Exhibition this weekend. Luton Hoo Walled Garden Events “The Garden and Beyond”    An open art exhibition featuring original works for sale by over 100 artists   Come and see their masterpieces; buy original art works to decorate your home and watch artists demonstrating their skills. New for 2013: awards for […]

Exhibitions: Xu Bing: Landscape Landscript- Ashmolean Museum


Exhibitions: Xu Bing: Landscape Landscript- Ashmolean Museum.   A friend has recommended this exhibition..looks and sounds amazing..if you can get to Oxford it’s worth a visit! “Xu Bing: Landscape Landscript, open on February 28 until May 19. Unusual because it’s the first major exhibition the Ashmolean has dedicated to contemporary art, and because Xu Bing, one […]


Julia Skrebels will be exhibiting at the Princess Helena College Art Festival in Preston on Saturday 16 March between 11am and 4 pm. The Festival will be a celebration of 30 local artists and the artwork of pupils at Princess Helena College. A Private View and Auction will take place on Friday 15 March from […]

BBC News – Why does Charles Darwin eclipse Alfred Russel Wallace?


  BBC News – Why does Charles Darwin eclipse Alfred Russel Wallace?. “The theory of evolution by natural selection was published jointly between Darwin and Monmouthshire-born Alfred Russel Wallace, whose interest in natural history developed when he moved to Neath and worked as a land surveyor with his brother. But while today Darwin is a […]