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A history of connection: popular music and the art school

11th October 2023

An analysis and history of an interconnected space: popular music and its relationship to the art school. Kim Gordon, a founding member of Sonic Youth and a graduate of the Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles, California, once supposedly remarked that “art obsession is ideology … ideology can be made sexy, but ...

Creativity or Class? Affluence driving elitism in UK art schools

7th April 2023

The social class divide in art schools and how it pushes poorer students out Class dynamics in the arts industry is a conversation that people dance around. Access to a creative education should be available without obstacles, however it is gatekept by elitism and bought opportunity from those who can afford it. In a world ...