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Introduction to modernism

19th December 2022

Eleni gives us a whistle stop tour of the ethos of modern art. What constitutes a successful artist is completely different to what it was in previous centuries. Before the modernist movement, technical skills were paramount. Artists had to emulate portraits and landscapes exactly, and art was often about recording history, such as paintings of ...

Review: Parcels @ SWG3

16th October 2022

A review of the Berlin-based Australian band Parcels’ gig at Glasgow’s SWG3. The long-awaited Parcels concert in Glasgow finally occurred on September 28, and it was an absolute hit. The Australian band of five performed in Scotland for the first time, and as they themselves admitted, will certainly be back for more. As soon as ...