Victoriana: The Art of Revival

From the macabre to the quaint, the sensational to the surreal, ‘Victoriana: The Art of Revival’ is the first ever exhibition in the UK to offer a major examination of Victorian revivalism in all its forms.’ – Guildhall Art Gallery

Victoriana: The Art of Revival showcases work of artists from the last twenty years who have been inspired by the 19th century. The 19th century was an era of industrial revolution, exploration and social change, these aspect led to a great development in society and as a result great art and design can be found from that period. Continue reading

The Young Dürer: Drawing the Figure

What is the The Young Dürer: Drawing the Figure?

Don’t miss your chance to see outstanding early works by Dürer as well as rare drawings and prints by his contemporaries, many of which have never been seen in the United Kingdom.’ – The Courtauld Gallery

This exhibition at The Courtauld Gallery explores Albrecht Dürer’s art during the years of 1490 to 1496, where he was travelled widely throughout Europe looking at the new influences around him and allowing experimenting with his art until he was able to reinvent his own artistic approach. Continue reading

The Best TV of 2013 [Part 1]

One of my favourite pastimes is watching TV, I love the feeling of being engrossed in a story so here I have made a list of what programmes did and did not capture my interest this year.

There may be a few spoilers so be warned.

Firstly I would like to say that The Day of The Doctor is near… In fact this Saturday.

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Gifts Ideas for a Magical Girl

With the holiday season coming up I thought that this would be a great opportunity to make a post on possible gift idea for  the magical in your life or perhaps a little self-indulgent treat.

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Lets start off the list with a Sailor Moon phone case, this is a perfectly cute and practical gift released this year in conjunction with the re-release of Sailor Moon sometime next year. I chose this design as pop-art style and strong bold graphics featuring a selection of henshin items would be suitable for any Sailor Moon fan.

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