Exhibition Review: “I want to be a machine” Paolozzi & Andy Warhol – Edinburgh

Review of current Warhol and Paolozzi joint exhibition at National Gallery Modern Two, Edinburgh


Ancient History Animation – Boudica

Fascinating way to retell ancient history, where there are no photographs: animation.  Emma Calder made this video about Boudica (sometimes called Boadiccea), the ancient British woman leader who dared to defy the Romans. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KcfsrfzHVw4 This video was created for Norwich Castle Museum - where you can see it displayed.  If the subject matter of the …

Space of Silence – architecture

  Modern minimalist architecture (John Pawson) meets Bohemian restoration architecture in the establishment of a new Trappist community. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FT8tZzmEDVo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FT8tZzmEDVo The new build complements the old one – everywhere there is simplicity, a creamy whiteness with a few touches of wood and stone. (The entire documentary lasts 26 minutes, but you can watch substantially less …