Blurred boundaries: ARTiculation Oxford Regional Heat

         By Chris Neal, ARTiculation Alumni 2016 On Wednesday 22nd February the Oxford heat of the ARTiculation competition was held at the Ashmolean Museum. This was the seventh year that the heat has been held at the Ashmolean, and this year was adjudicated by Dr Janina Ramirez, cultural historian, broadcaster and author….

An International Approach: History of Art at SOAS

by Yana Shapkina, ARTiculation Alumni 2015   Art is an invisible thread that goes through the core of all societies in the world and links them with their past, present and future. It is a universal language that everyone could speak; it is a discourse that brings people together. Art is a mean of understanding…

Alumni Impressions

On Wednesday 14 December we launched the ARTiculation Alumni Network at The Bomb Factory Art Foundation. Alumni, gathered from the past 10 years of ARTiculation, recorded each other answering questions about ARTiculation and their love of art. Here’s what they had to say…  

Sharing Art and Affection: Giving up my sculptures for adoption by

Antonia Osgood ARTiculation Alumni 2015    I entered the ARTiculation competition in 2015 to improve my analytical and public speaking skills. In my speech I surmised that behind Jeff Koons’s ostentatiously colossal sculptures are tender feelings evoked by his marital separation. I titled it Connected Separation; to me, Koons’s paradoxical artworks are visual letters to…