Double Review: Face to Face with the Outsiders… and The Gravy Train

(Image Credit: Nick Blinko - not from exhibition) Recently, I participated in a bit of a London exhibition marathon. I had been planning the day for a while, hoping to fit in a third visit to the Wellcome Collection’s fantastic ‘Souzou’ exhibition, as well as popping in to various other smaller shows whilst I had … Continue reading Double Review: Face to Face with the Outsiders… and The Gravy Train

Review and Summary: A. L. Kennedy’s Art and Madness, BBC Radio 3

On Sunday 22nd April, BBC Radio 3 aired a programme by writer A. L. Kennedy on the supposed links between art and madness. In this post, I want to briefly summarise Kennedy's views within the programme and discuss some of the questions she raises. "Losing one's mind is a negative, terrifying experience, freeing it can … Continue reading Review and Summary: A. L. Kennedy’s Art and Madness, BBC Radio 3