Bringing home the importance of valuable conversation about art

Michael Beattie took part in ARTiculation in 2016 in Newcastle. Tim Marlow awarded Michael third Prize at the Finals in Cambridge. Michael is part  of the Alumni Network, supporting the team at events, speaking on behalf of ARTiuclation and taking part in public events such as this ‘on the beanbag’ conversation with Tim Marlow. Read…

Mayfair Art Weekend

By Kirstie McKernan, student at The Perse School, Cambridge Earlier this month I was delighted to attend the Mayfair Art Weekend. The sun was shining and London was framed in its full glory on such a beautiful day. With a range of events on through out the weekend, the central hub of all things art…

Abstract Expressionism at the Royal Academy of Arts Reviewed by

Fergus Burnett-Skelding ARTiculation Alumni 2016 As I listened to the last of my competitors at the ARTiculation final 2016, I felt a sinking feeling. I knew my speech, on Jackson Pollock’s ‘Number 11/Blue Poles’ (1952), would not win. My presentation was academically strong, but unlike everyone else’s it lacked a personal angle. I had never…