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Making Art from the City: The Ideas of Emerging Artist Gala Bell

Making Art from the City: The Ideas of Emerging Artist Gala Bell

London has a rich heritage, the biggest world brands, and because it’s been wealthier and socially more secure, artworks aren’t really put together in the same way, there is a different energy, different concerns. Concern for entertainment and glamour. Berlin feels unprocessed, from the street, it has a different openness about it but it challenges you, it’s confrontational and it’s not polite.

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Oils, Energy, and Light: We Chat with Artist Jim Hanlon about his Passion for Painting

Oils, Energy, and Light: We Chat with Artist Jim Hanlon about his Passion for Painting

When I was about 10 I was in hospital having my appendix out and there was nothing to do but draw. I had lots of felt tip pens and sketch pads and I spent the whole time drawing. I remember saying to one of the nurses there that I wanted to be an artist, and I followed through with that.

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