Day: 5 March 2022

John Milton sells the copyright to Paradise Lost for £10 (1667)

John Milton was an anarchist, didn’t believe in the Trinity and wrote pamphlets about the merits of divorce, and wrote Paradise Lost “I don’t believe any of you…

Edgar Wright Interviews Steven Spielberg About His Film ‘Duel’

When asked to write essays on their favourite Steven Spielberg movie, Edgar Wright jumped on the phone and had a 45-minute discussion with Spielberg about  Duel Photo: Dennis Weaver in…

How Henri Matisse Revolutionized Traditional Art

One of the first artists to step away from traditional painting altogether was French artist Henri Matisse Photo: The Parakeet and the Mermaid,” 1952–1953 by Henri Matisse. Accompanied…

Robert Doisneau: the humanist photographer who loved Paris

Robert Doisneau‘s work reminds us how much our world has changed and forms a tender memory of a romantic Paris Photo: Les Freres, rue du Docteur Lecene Paris,…

Susan Meiselas: Molotov men, war widows and carnival strippers

Susan Meiselas has spent over five fearless decades at the frontline of history, photographing revolutionaries, teenagers and risque carnival dancers. Photo: Six weeks at the frontline … a…

US airstrike in Syria killed at least 25 civilians (2018)

U.S.-led airstrikes continue. U.S. and coalition forces carried out 41 airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq between February 16 and February 22 2018. Photo: US bombing…

Epic Games Buys Bandcamp

The gaming giant responsible for Fortnite and Gears of War has promised the two entities share a mission to build an ‘artist-friendly platform’ 05 March 2022 | James…

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