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    3,900 Pages of Paul Klee’s Personal Notebooks Are Now Online, Presenting His Bauhaus Teachings (1921-1931)

    3,900 Pages of Paul Klee’s Personal Notebooks Are Now Online, Presenting His Bauhaus Teachings (1921-1931)

    Paul Klee led an artistic life that spanned the 19th and 20th centuries, but he kept his aesthetic sensibility tuned to the future. Because of that, much of the Swiss-German Bauhaus-associated painter’s…

    The Return of Myth

    The Return of Myth

    “Rough incursions, which in many places convert historical landscapes into elementary ones, hide subtle changes but of the more aggressive kind.” – Ernst Jünger, At the Wall of Time The…

    Radiohead’s 20 Best Songs

    Radiohead’s 20 Best Songs

    We asked NME users to vote for the best Radiohead tracks – and the results are in… 20. ‘Just’ (1995). The seventh track on ‘The Bends’, this song has become…

    David Bowie: the man who loved books

    David Bowie: the man who loved books

    For a man who left Bromley Technical High School with just one ‘O’ level (in art), David Bowie ended up a remarkably well-read man. Bowie, who died aged 69 on…

    Postscript: Michael Cimino, 1939–2016

    Postscript: Michael Cimino, 1939–2016

    Michael Cimino’s last feature, “The Sunchaser,” was released in 1996, twenty years before his death, on July 2nd, at the age of seventy-seven. His first film, “Thunderbolt and Lightfoot,” came…

    Mick Jagger: “Excess was the order of the day”

    Mick Jagger: “Excess was the order of the day”

    Mr. Jagger, what kept you from completely going off the deep end? I mean we all did excessive things and I had a lot of unstable moments as I’m sure…

    Jean-Luc Godard: the artist and his muse

    Jean-Luc Godard: the artist and his muse

    Jean-Luc Godard had a problem with endings. His early films often finish with a throwaway closure, a death, not quite real, distantly presented. His films are all middle, yet a…

    10 Essential Abbas Kiarostami Films

    10 Essential Abbas Kiarostami Films

    Abbas Kiarostami is a familiar name to many people around the world. Since countless internet sites about him exist. He is considered by many as one of the best filmmakers…