The power of the penned in: A review of Debarred Theatre Company’s, “The Barred”
Art and Design / Comedy

The power of the penned in: A review of Debarred Theatre Company’s, “The Barred”

Debarred Theatre Company is truly one of a kind – made up entirely of actors, producers, directors and stagehands with first-hand experience of the British justice system. Their first production, The Barred at Chelsea’s Royal Court Theatre is beyond immersive; combining satire as sharp as a knife and fraught, love-stricken relationships mimetic of the Bard … Continue reading

Art as Artefacts: Vaiva Katinaityte’s “Out of Your Skin”
Art and Design

Art as Artefacts: Vaiva Katinaityte’s “Out of Your Skin”

The streets are mottled with vintage bicycles and beigel-eating fashionistas; Brick Lane, renowned for it’s artisanal art, rambles before me as I approach Vaiva Katinaityte’s exhibition’s opening evening. With her photographs almost luminous against black black walls, I wait as she gingerly cuts the pictures for framing with surgical precision. As if bathing a new-born … Continue reading

Feminist Pornography and Female Emancipation: An Interview with Lucie Blush
Art and Design / Feminism / Interviews

Feminist Pornography and Female Emancipation: An Interview with Lucie Blush

Sassy and Suave, Lucie Blush is one of the greatest assets to Feminist Pornography. Her blog, welovegoodsex.com has won the award for Honourable Site at the Feminist Porn Awards. Young, defiant, inspiring, Lucie talks social stereotyping and female freedom… What inspired you to work in the Pornography industry? A while ago, when I was studying … Continue reading

Art Before Existence: An Interview with Kirsty Allison
Art and Design / Feminism / Interviews / Music / Poetry

Art Before Existence: An Interview with Kirsty Allison

She’s worked for the biggest names and even bigger publications; a writer, an artist, a DJ, a fashionista; Kirsty Allison is the rock chick of East London. Enviably calm, creative and collected, Allison can be found reading from her dulcet ditties, creating metaphysical artistic masterpieces or writing about her wild, wacky and wonderful life experiences … Continue reading