Archive | September, 2017

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BREVIEW: Portrait of the Artist: Käthe Kollwitz @ Ikon Gallery – exhibiting until 26.11.17

Words by Lucy Mounfield Käthe Kollwitz (1867–1945) has always been recognised as an artist but her status and place in art history, until recently, has been overshadowed by her male counterparts – Otto Dix, Max Klinger, George Grosz, to name but a few. Subsequently, Kollwitz’ work has been lumped into the canon of German Expressionism and […]

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BPREVIEW: Mayday Parade – A Lesson in Romantics 10th Anniversary Tour @ O2 Institute 23.09.17

Words by Eleanor Sutcliffe On Saturday the 23rd of September, pop punk stalwarts Mayday Parade will be playing the O2 Institute as part of their A Lesson in Romantics 10th Anniversary Tour – with support from With Confidence + All Get Out. Doors open at 7pm, with tickets priced at £21 (+bf) – as presented by […]

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BREVIEW: The Return of the King @ Moseley Park 10.09.17

      Words by Molly Forsyth / Pics by Paul Reynolds I am a self-confessed sceptic regarding the phenomenon of The Lord of the Rings. I never quite ‘got it’ as a precocious 8 year old, preferring to allocate my mum’s spare five pounds to a cinema ticket for the latest Harry Potter installment. […]

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BPREVIEW: Beyond The Tracks – after parties, official/unofficial @ Various 15-16.09.17

Words by Damien Russell, Paul Gallear & Ed King For the happy revellers of the Beyond The Tracks festival who are seeking more to finish off the night (be it Friday or Saturday), there are a number of opportunities to party harder and get more ‘bang’ for a buck (or ten).  There are the official […]

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BPREVIEW: Portrait of the Artist: Käthe Kollwitz @ Ikon 13.9-26.11.17

Words by  Lucy Mounfield On Wednesday 13th September, Ikon unveil their new exhibition, Portrait of the Artist: Käthe Kollwitz, which will be on show until the 26th November. Organised by Ikon and the British Museum, this exhibition is drawn from a collection of forty works from the British Museum – complemented by a small number […]

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