Review: Big Mouth – Season 4

A show that has surprised us all with its themes and characters, Big Mouth has blessed their fans with another season. Although some viewers may think the release of the fourth season may have been a regrettable choice for the producers. The many who have watched the show know that the topics presented throughout the season tend to be based on adolescence and puberty. Big … Continue reading Review: Big Mouth – Season 4

Greenwashing in fashion – what is it, and how do we spot it?

The global climate crisis is one of the biggest large-scale issues that we are facing as a species. Our natural rainforests are suffering, sea levels are rising, and many argue that the greatest mass extinction has begun. Thankfully, we have seen a massive increase in climate awareness, and sustainable activism is growing in popularity – especially among the younger generation. Big brands are always looking … Continue reading Greenwashing in fashion – what is it, and how do we spot it?

Review – The Crown Season 4

4/5 The fourth season of The Crown is the newest instalment of the royally pheromonal Netflix series that was made available on Sunday. The new addition to the series is the most adventurous and far reaching of the story so far; With the inclusion of one of the most controversial Prime Ministers, the Iron Lady, Margaret Thatcher. This is the first, but not the last, … Continue reading Review – The Crown Season 4

The Impact of Lockdown on Arts and Entertainment

The arts and entertainment industry increasingly plays a huge role in how society functions in the 21st century. In 2018, the UK Government reported that creative industries contributed more than £111 billion to the UK economy with a large amount of this coming from the film and television industry. It was also reported that employment in the creative industries sector increased significantly to 3.2 million … Continue reading The Impact of Lockdown on Arts and Entertainment

Review: A Southern View – Fashion Show Reflecting Italy

Fashion and Art go hand in hand. Young designers have created a fashion show that was held at the City Art Centre in Edinburgh and was inspired by the art exhibition, The Italian Connection. A Southern View show included two collections made by the third level and HND students of Edinburgh College. There was no podium, so models walked close to the viewers which created … Continue reading Review: A Southern View – Fashion Show Reflecting Italy

Review: Beneath the Surface at Edinburgh’s City Art Centre

“Minimalist yet full of life,” words of an anonymous visitor about the abstract art exhibition at the City Art Centre, in Edinburgh. Beneath the Surface showcases the artworks of nine contemporary Scottish artists. The pieces of art are created using different mediums such as acrylic on canvas, kiln-formed glass, oil on paper and so forth. Contemporary abstract art is widely criticized as it usually gives … Continue reading Review: Beneath the Surface at Edinburgh’s City Art Centre

Review: The Italian Connection at City Art Centre

Art is one of the most crucial phenomena that has ever happened to us. It accurately resembles people’s thoughts, feelings and actions. It does not only give us a chance to keep track of the historical events that provide an insight into life in the past, but it also conveys the idea of aesthetics. The Italian Connection is an art exhibition that draws the attention … Continue reading Review: The Italian Connection at City Art Centre