Alexandra Barmpouti reviews Bonnie Lander Johnson and Eleanor Decamp’s Blood Matters: Studies in European Literature and Thought, 1400-1700 (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018). Blood is not merely a biological substance but has often acquired cultural, religious and socio-political connotations. Historically, blood has been […]
Wellcome Collection’s new permanent exhibition, ‘Being Human’ opened to the public on September 5th. The Polyphony’s associate editor Fiona Johnstone caught up with curator Clare Barlow.
Anisha Gupta explores Wellcome Collection’s new ‘Being Human’ display.
Our existence depends on air but our culture is oblivious, argues design researcher and yoga teacher Lucy Sabin.
As his exhibition The Twisted Rose and Other Lives tours the UK, artist Andy Farr talks about painting people affected by PTSD. For the last year I have been painting people who are recovering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder [PTSD]. The […]