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In the spirit of Dear Joseph

Carmen Sutcliffe reviews Joseph Beuys’ oak planting at ECA. A sunlit, crisp October morning. I am in the leafy grass area next to ECA Café. Students and faculty members mill around, there are camera and sound technicians. At the centre of the hubbub I catch sight of the guest of honour, Scottish-Italian artist Richard Demarco, […]

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Lessons in Hope and Light from the Utah Desert

Has anyone noticed some of the spectacular sunsets we’ve been having lately? Bright pink and burning gold. Or noticed the warm Earth smell in the evenings, the little orange and purple crocus flowers and yellow daffodils trumpeting the start of spring? Whilst still being bound in the restrictions of the ‘Winter Lockdown’, ‘Lockdown 3.0’ or […]