Culture

TWELVE GIGS ON A BOAT

Gigs boat.jpg For the past year, a boat in the sky has been London’s quirkiest rock venue. The curator was Laura Barton, music writer and IL contributor... read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtscultureJanuary/February 2013Laura BartonMUSIC

PHILIP PULLMAN'S DARK ARTS

He thought his epic tale of two 12-year-olds would appeal to a few clever kids and a few adults. Then it sold 15m copies and was turned into a blockbusting film. Robert Butler goes for lunch... read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsLiteratureRobert Butler

IDEAS TO BURN

Photo Essay: at the Burning Man festival in Nevada, you can do anything as long as it’s fantastic. Caroline Carter meets Steve Double, a photographer and veteran burner, as he takes his camera for the first time read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsCaroline CarterFEATURESNovember/December 2012Photo Essay

TOP OF THE BILL

best gigs.jpg From festivals to charity gigs, the multi-act pop concert has a long history. But what was the greatest line-up of all? David Sinclair presents 17 contenders... read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtscultureDavid SinclairMUSICNovember/December 2012

HERTA MÜLLER'S HUNGRY EYE

Found in Translation: the first English edition of a labour-camp novel impresses Simon Willis with its honesty and concision... read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsbooksFound in translationHerta MüllerNovember/December 2012Simon Willis

LOCKED-IN LOST SOULS

At the Cinema: Tom Shone finds Paul Thomas Anderson's "The Master" a little too masterly for its own good... read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsAt the CinemaculturefilmmoviesNovember/December 2012Tom Shone

MICHAEL HANEKE'S DARK MATERIALS

The Visual CV: Matthew Sweet picks the greatest hits of a German-Austrian film-maker whose style is all his own... read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsculturefilmMatthew SweetmoviesNovember/December 2012visual cv

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