Culture
01 May 2013
For the artist drawing is discovery. And that is not just a slick phrase, it is quite literally true. It is the actual...
Culture
09 April 2009
I was in London on Good Friday, 2008. And I decided, early in the morning, to go to the National Gallery and look at...
Society
05 June 2008
The New Statesman 11 March 1988 As I write, epidemics follow the floods in the shanty towns of Rio de Janeiro. The US...
Culture
28 August 2006
Why is Picasso the most famous living artist in the world? Why does everything he does have such news value? Why do...