Is art the new form of protest? Or is protesting an art?
Neil Ellis was selected out of 33,000 applicants to be one of the 2400 people to stand on the 4th Plinth in Trafalgar square part of Antony Gormley’s ‘One and Other’ project.
He chose to present a visually stunning performance to raise awareness of the alarming number of cyclists dying in London since January 2008.
Riffy Ahmed made two short films about his performance and the cause.
John Wyver is chairman of Illuminations Productions which has made a film ‘Anthony Gormley and the 4th Plinth’
All will appear at GalleryFilm’s next screening on Monday 10 May where the films will be shown. There will be a discussion and free wine too.
There are over 130 venues and more than 200 artists showing their work as part of Dulwich Festival‘s Artists Open House weekends, 8/9 and 15/16 May. Jane Higginbottom will be showing alongside other artists including [...]
To kick off the Dulwich Festival this year there are poetry readings at the Crown & Greyhound - 7 May at 7.30pm South London is as rich in contemporary writers as it was in Dead Poets [...]
Considering I’m not really a fan of traditional folk music, I’ve been pondering about what folk music is exactly, and therefore during my my own contribution performing free music for the people recently, I have to conclude I must be a bit of a folk singer/songwriter myself (minus the beard).
Aquamanda reviews The London Bulgarian Choir performing at All Saints Church as part of the 2009 Dulwich Festival.
Children grow up with cartoons – a big part of their imaginative fantasy life revolves around these larger than life colourful film & TV heroes. How such a figures get to be made and how the [...]
We went along to the Dulwich Park Fair on the other Sunday and although it was a blustery day, there were a lot of people braving the elements enjoying the fun of the fair.
The Dulwich Festival Artists’ Open House project is a great way to see creative work heralding from our local area, and more established artists too. Steve Slack went to meet some of those artists who have put on group shows this year and found out a little more about them.