9 February 2023
Art in education: when will the curriculum catch up with the creative needs of young people?
Van Gogh… William Blake… How much longer do young people have to endure the same uninspiring curriculum?
14 January 2022
NFTs and the future of music monetisation
It is next to impossible to escape the domination of news surrounding crypto currencies and NFTs lately. With an increasing number of musicians jumping on board, what is it that makes the blockchain so appealing for musicians wanting to earn money?
11 November 2021
Deep Learning and Datasets: The World of GAN Art
Exploring the artists using machine learning to change the face of digital art.
4 November 2021
What is GAN art and how does it work?
A deep dive into the systems used in the new wave of generative digital art.
31 August 2021
Review: The Crypt Virtual Art Museum
The Crypt is an art museum for the digital age, featuring an array of multidisciplinary works, all housed in this new virtual environment.
13 July 2021
NFT: 3 Pros and Cons
NFT have been popular in recent months, but with anything new, it can start off rocky. I've boiled down my research into 3 Pros and Cons to spark debate and collect others views on the subject.
30 January 2021
My Art Challenge Artwork
My Art Award Challenge for the Gold level award was to try and get more confident at sketching.
25 November 2020 – 2 December 2020
Refrain/Remain/Retrain: City Arts’ Young Producers present a festival in solidarity with creatives
Every year in November, City Arts’ Young Producers take over our venue in Hockley. This year the takeover is going online.
26 April 2020
"Digital Art is easy!"
An article discussing the misconception that Digital Art is easy for my Gold Art's Award.
21 August 2019 – 1 September 2019
Robert Walters Group UK Young Artist of the Year Award
An exciting new opportunity for artists age 18-30. The call for the Robert Walters Group UK Young Artist of the Year Award in partnership with the Saatchi Gallery is now open. Artists working across visual arts, applied arts and digital arts can apply for the opportunity to exhibit at the Saatchi Gallery and win £10K in cash!
11 January 2018 – 31 December 2018
NetPark Digital Park
NetPark – the world’s first digital art park offers an extra layer of activity to the usual park life in Chalkwell Park. Open all year round, it currently hosts 15 digital artworks and stories, created by artists, musicians, writers, illustrators and Southend school pupils.
15 March 2016
Is this art? Pixels vs paintbrushes
Art has come a long way in recent years - since da Vinci's Mona Lisa and the phenomenal Pablo Picasso. But how does traditional art hold up in the modern age of technology?