15 June 2022
Madame Tussauds: uneventful or exhilarating
Madame Tussauds, a great day out for all! The set designs, lighting, and live actors make a special experience with a fresh take on exhibiting the artists’ work. You are encouraged to interact with the wax models and have a laugh.
21 May 2020
Should Photography be Allowed in Galleries?
For my Gold Arts Award Arts Issue, I have chosen the topic 'Should Photography be Allowed to be Taken in Museums and Art Galleries?'. This is when you go on a visit to arts and heritage venue and photography is banned in an exhibition.
25 January 2020
Can you imagine the hidden museum gems that could be brought back into the spotlight?
My ‘spotlight’ #twinterviews are with the “brilliant” #untitled10 currently exhibiting at The Bowes Museum. Kate Ive is an award-winning artist who sculpts and carves by hand on monumental and minute scales with an incredible eye for detail.
21 January 2019
Can Museums Dance?
In 2018 The Bowes Centre ran an open call to select 10 artists from the N.E. as artists-in-residence responding to The Bowes Museum for the first time. They became the #untitled10 with a successful exhibition presenting diverse ideas inspired by the museum through photography, textiles, music, photography, furniture and jewellery design, neon light and dance. Dance has become one of the most transformative experiences at the museum. In this Q&A, Paula the Director of Talkin' Culture explores how and why.
9 January 2019
Surviving the Arts Landscape. A Q&A Series with Emerging Historic Conservators.
Paula Moore the Director at Talkin’ Culture is currently talking to emerging historic conservators to create a series of Q&A blog and understand more about the conditions to work in applied arts and craft. Paula is presenting the same Q&A to each participant and will then draw on common themes.
22 November 2018
Surviving the Arts landscape? A Q&A series with Emerging Historic Conservators.
Paula the Director at Talkin’ Culture is currently talking to emerging historic conservators to create a series of blog Q&As to understand more about the conditions to work with applied arts and craft.
16 October 2018
What goes on at Project.INC?
We catch up with Lisa, Director of Project.INC., who promote and provide Inclusive, Creative Learning for 11-19-year-olds. They deliver access sessions to learners who need extra support in exploring Art, Design and Creativity.