Lost in Translation?

How often do you think about whether the book you are reading was originally written in English? As the possessor of a widely spoken lingua franca, England is one of the most ignorant countries in the world when it comes to modern foreign languages. Recent studies by the British Council found that an alarming three quarters…

Artist of the Month : Sophie van der Perre

“with my work I try to evoke pureness, freedom and nostalgia” Sophie van der Perre, a 28 year old Belgian photographer based in Amsterdam, is on the rise. A relatively unknown photographer until recent years, Sophie van der Perre’s work is astonishingly intimate and emotional. Her photographic weapon of choice, the analogue camera, has been…

How July became YouTube Famous

July. 1) The second  month of summer 2) Home to the Henley Royal Regatta and Wimbledon 3) Inspiration for Emily Diana Ruth’s artistic miniature short film series ‘Dear July’ In 2013 YouTuber and Filmmaker Emily Diana Ruth began the video series that has made July famous. Addressing her ‘Letters to July’ she created something that…