Living and Working in the Age of Distraction

This weekend the Metropolitan Museum extended their opening hours for visitors to see the Costume Institute’s blockbuster show about Chinese-inspired fashion, China: Through the Looking Glass. I’ve been wanting to see the show since it opened but never seemed to be able to make the time to check it out, so I was excited about […]

What is contemporary?

Today I’ll be part of a panel that is happening at MMU as part of the centenary celebrations of MMU in Cheshire. A full schedule is online here. My panel is described as follows: Panel Discussion: Arts and the Contemporary: A discussion between key artistic practitioners and writers Time: 5 – 6:30pm Location: Axis Theatre John Deeney, […]

Evening at the Embassy and overlooking Republic Square

This is going to be a brief posting as I’m tired, but wanted to just share some images, etc, from a very nice evening at the house of the Ambassador(s) (husband and wife who are sharing the role on 6 monthly terms) from the UK in Armenia. There was a cocktail party with canapés and drinks in […]