Immersed in Pussy Riot

Immersed in Pussy Riot

A theatrical event is part of the controversial new Saatchi Gallery exhibition, Art Riot by Simon Tait In March 2012 two members of the feminist punk group Pussy Riot were jailed for two years after the group’s performance in Moscow’s Cathedral of Christ the...
Objectivity: the object as inspiration

Objectivity: the object as inspiration

Forthcoming Royal Academy Exhibitions Clare Finn Aside from them all being artists – what might link Matisse, Jasper Johns, Salvador Dalí and Marcel Duchamp? – the object, at one time or another, was at the core of all their creative processes. It is this...
The Vagabond Lover

The Vagabond Lover

Willam Russell Garry O’Connor’s The Vagabond Lover to be published on 24 April by CentreHouse Press, pirce £20, is a memoir about his relationship with his famous father Cavan O’Connor, the broadcasting and variety star. Garry O’Conner who has...
Vivien Leigh

Vivien Leigh

William Russell The National Portrait Gallery exhibition will open on 30 November and will trace the career of this most gorgeous of British screen stars. On 28 November Kendra Bean, author of Vivien Leigh, an Intimate Portrait, will give a lunchtime lecture at the...