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Saturday, October 21, 2017
Nellie Bly Journalist

Nellie Bly – Pioneering Investigative Journalist

NELLIE BLY (Elizabeth Jane Cochrane) was a pioneering nineteenth century journalist who was attributed with being instrumental in developing what today is popularly known as the fields of investigative journalism and undercover reporting. Elizabeth Jane...
Self Portrait, Babycakes Romero

Babycakes Romero Street Photographer

BABYCAKES ROMERO is a street photographer dedicated to documenting the world around him, especially his hometown of London. He gained quite a bit of popularity after posting his “Death of Conversation” gallery, which focused on...
Yayoi Kusama

Great Living Artists

We continue our series looking at some of the great living international artists. This week we feature the grande dame of the avant-garde, Yayoi Kusama, everyone's favourite street artist, Banksy and one of Japan's...
Shashi Tharoor

Historical Amnesia

In May 2015 Shashi Tharoor, a former UN undersecretary-general, gave a speech to the Oxford Union. Tharoor was there to comment on the proposition that ‘Britain Owes Reparations to Her Former Colonies’. In the South China...
Ingrid Persaud writer

Ingrid Persaud Prize Winning Author

With a humourous, tender and engaging story about a father-son bond, Trinidad and Tobago-born writer Ingrid Persaud copped the 2017 Commonwealth Short Story Prize for the Caribbean region; she was also this year's overall winner....
Mark Cousins Stockholm My Love

Mark Cousins Filmmaker

Stockholm My Love is the first dramatic feature by acclaimed documentarian Mark Cousins (I am Belfast, The Story of Film: An Odyssey, A Story of Children and Film) and stars the Swedish-born singer-songwriter Neneh...
Carolin Saage Photographer

Carolin Saage Photographer

CAROLIN SAAGE is a Berlin based photographer. At the now legendary Bar25 club she was allowed to be the only official photographer and spent an epic seven years documenting life at a full-on urban...
Rico Diks

Rico Diks – Three Time European Pool Champion

RICO DIKS is a three-time European Pool Champion. He has played on the International pool circuit for over twenty years. Rico is also a trick-shot master and has showcased his amazing repertoire of trick-shots...
ellie taylor underbelly festival

Ellie Taylor Underbelly Festival

Ellie Taylor is a familiar face to UK TV audiences appearing regularly on popular comedy shows such the Mock the Week and Live at the Apollo. Last year her hit stand-up show Infidelity played...
alexandre gondim artist interview

Alexandre Gondim

Alexandre Gondim is a Brazilian artist who was born in Salvador and is currently based in London. His abstract paintings are created by delving into his unconscious mind. He currently has an exhibition that...