The Goldsmiths Prize shortlisted author discusses the value of risk, the challenge of proportion, and the role of builders in contemporary thought.
Including: Hilary Mantel, Rowan Williams, Grayson Perry, Alan Johnson, A S Byatt, Geoff Dyer, Alex Salmond, Kate Fox, William Boyd and Dave Eggers.
In later life the painter turned away from the light and towards himself.
Will Self’s Real Meals.
Nicholas Lezard’s weekly column, Down and Out.
In Paris, the first retrospective of Winogrand's photography for 25 years mines the huge collection of unpublished material in his archives to produce an unprecedented narrative of his career that plays out like a Hollywood biopic.
Telling Tales, by Suzanne Moore.
Tom Humberstone's weekly comic.
In the next two decades there’ll be a mass departure of the people who brought us the best of rock’n’roll, but some bands are finding new ways to give their tunes eternal life.
Mark Lawson’s Critic’s Notes.
The Fall continues to be shot through with imagery that subtly (and often not so subtly) connects violence against women with sex.
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