THE BLOCKBUSTER

Every few months it seems that one of the bigger galleries/museums will hold a major – blockbuster – exhibition, covering an artist, a period or whatever. The dictionary definition of “blockbuster” is “an [event] that is a great commercial success”. Therein lies the key. Galleries need funds to keep going, most have free admission nowadays,…

LATE NIGHTS

Such a good idea.  I’m so pleased to see the crowds when I venture out for an evening art fix.  Some places appear to be so delighted with the results that they’re putting on Drink and Draw evenings and even later nights with spooky events for Halloween.  What’s next?  White Nights on the summer solstice? …