Hockney on the art of looking

I listened to a short interview with David Hockney on the tram in to college today (https://youtu.be/P2vPPviP9B8). As usual his analysis of art and our appreciation of the world around us was delivered with Yorkshire frankness and a wry smile. The quote that stuck with me is this one: Most people don’t look. They scan […]

A trip to Sri Lanka

A recent trip to Sri Lanka was enlightening in many ways. We took a clockwise route around the southern half of the country and stayed in cities, rain forest and high tea plantations. Art galleries were hard to find other than in trendy cafes so I took some time to find Buddhist temples. To be […]