Rebekah returns, which is a kick in the nuts for the vestige of my belief that the British mainstream media is anything other than so badly damaged it needs to be taken away to the back yard and put out … Read the rest
The Museu Mineiro in Belo Horizonte not only has the best cafe/restaurant attached to any museum or gallery anywhere in the world, it is also a tiny place. But it has one room that is so packed with Religious … Read the rest
We bought this recently from a small shop in York that specialises in Japanese and some Russian prints and paintings. The woodblock is called Beauty at Night.
From what I understand, it was created by a Japanese artist called … Read the rest
Ian Nairn was a man who cared deeply about something I enjoy but don’t, unlike him, obsess about: architecture and its relationship to human beings. He was also, like me, a spiritual Northerner. He’d died at the age of 52.… Read the rest
Sydney Nolan’s Ned Kelly