The Comet at the Print Room Coronet

The Comet at the Print Room Coronet

The Teresa and Andrzej Welminski Foundation present The Comet Inspired by the life and work of Bruno Schulz Directed by Teresa and Andrzej Welminski    20 – 24 March  at 7pm preceded by Street Of Crocodiles     “It was the age of electricity and mechanics and a whole swarm of...

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Ocean Liners: Speed and Style at the V&A

Ocean Liners: Speed and Style at the V&A

I was sitting outside Harry’s Dolci on the Guidecca sipping a Bellini, as one does, with one of the best views of  Venice across the canal, when the whole terrace was cast into shadow. A vast block of flats, over 70 metres high and 360 metres long slid past, carrying anything up...

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Fahrenheit 451

Fahrenheit 451

At a time when anti-intellectualism has moved from anti-student gripes in old man pubs to a legitimate political talking point (Michael Gove has a lot to answer for) Ray Bradbury’s immortal  Fahrenheit 451 circles over the cultural landscape like a wily buzzard. A tale of censorship which has hilariously found...

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Carillion: A Retrospect

Carillion: A Retrospect

The Carillion crisis has shone a light on a much broader problem in corporate culture In a media climate that dogmatically abides by the ‘if it bleeds, it leads’ mantra, the Carillion crisis broke the mould in a striking fashion. For days on end, the crisis stuck to the front...

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