INTERVIEW – JOSTEIN GAARDER
April 4, 2011 – 8:24 pm | No Comment

By Marina Kemp
Jostein Gaarder is the multi-million selling author of Sophie’s World, The Solitaire Mystery & numerous other novels, short stories & non-fiction collections. His latest book, The Castle in the Pyrenees is written in …

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ART – ASHILE GORKY AT THE TATE MODERN
March 2, 2010 – 4:11 am | One Comment
ART – ASHILE GORKY AT THE TATE MODERN

by Leo Kent

For an artist who paved the way for Abstract Expressionism in America, Armenian born Arshile Gorky should be more of a household name today. Hopefully this will be rectified in some small …

ART – WILD THING, ROYAL ACADEMY
November 13, 2009 – 9:04 am | No Comment
ART – WILD THING, ROYAL ACADEMY

by Leo Kent

Both Gaudier and Gill befriended and were heavily influenced by the innovative and progressive Epstein and all three can be regarded as pioneers of modern art through their radical creations. …

PHOTOGRAPHY – HOPPY, IDEA GENERATION GALLERY
June 13, 2009 – 9:41 am | No Comment
PHOTOGRAPHY – HOPPY, IDEA GENERATION GALLERY

Leo Kent

For those of you who are becoming a little weary of the constant barrage of iconic images from the 1960s then you wouldn’t be alone. This is not to deny the cultural significance of …

ART – FRAMING MODERNISM: ARCHITECTURE & PHOTOGRAPHY IN ITALY 1929-1965, ESTORICK COLLECTION OF MODERN ITALIAN ART
June 1, 2009 – 7:06 pm | No Comment
ART – FRAMING MODERNISM: ARCHITECTURE & PHOTOGRAPHY IN ITALY 1929-1965, ESTORICK COLLECTION OF MODERN ITALIAN ART

by Leo Kent
Initially it is hard to work out what form of art you are here to view: photography or architecture. In fact you are looking at not one or other but the symbiotic relationship …

ART – KUNIYOSHI, ROYAL ACADEMY
May 3, 2009 – 5:58 pm | No Comment
ART – KUNIYOSHI, ROYAL ACADEMY

by Leo Kent

If you entered this exhibition without prior knowledge of the artist or the era and had to date these paintings, I guarantee most would say not before the mid-twentieth century, some would even …

ART RODCHENKO AND POPOVA: DEFINING CONSTRUCTIVIS
March 3, 2009 – 5:46 pm | No Comment
ART RODCHENKO AND POPOVA: DEFINING CONSTRUCTIVIS

by Leo Kent
Tate Modern
12 February -17 May 2009

In most circumstances art should stand on its own devoid of context and then be judged. But not so with Constructivism, so entangled is it with the Russian …