Egon Schiele: The Radical Nude

If you're thinking of going to ice skate at Somerset House this Christmas, pop up to the Courtauld Gallery in the North Wing whilst there; and brace yourself for some incredibly explicit nude selfies. I studied Egon Schiele a lot through A Level Art, and knew what to expect yet I was still somehow shocked at some of his vivid… Continue reading Egon Schiele: The Radical Nude

Disobedient Objects at the V&A

After making our way through a maze of nude stone sculptures, we found ourselves at the Disobedient Objects exhibition at the V&A. In this very monumental and ornate museum, this exhibition almost seems ironically placed; 'Disobedient Objects' observes the roles that a range of seemingly ordinary items have had in political protests and social movements. (Very unlike the other displays… Continue reading Disobedient Objects at the V&A