Pandemic exposes system failure

As the coronavirus pandemic returns with a vengeance in mainland Europe and prompts a range of panic, emergency counter-actions in the UK, one thing is clear: the system is not up to the challenge that is Covid-19.

The Covids are coming

Artists in Quarantine No.4

David Downes Covid madness at Bournemouth Beach June 2020

Invisible to the naked eye, the Covid-19 virus […]

Mind games under lockdown

Lockdown Selfie

Artists in Quarantine No. 3

“Far away from the merry-go-round […]

Virus – dimensions unknown

Artists in Quarantine No. 2

The Freud Museum was the perfect location. An artist who plumbs the depths of the human psyche and one of the most distinguished psychotherapists of our time were […]

A silver lining for a scary time

Artists under Quarantine: The first in a new series by Corinna Lotz

When the coronavirus pandemic broke out, Michele del Campo felt he could not bear to carry on […]

The best of times and the worst of times

Artists Studios Museum Network
Some of the museums featured on the Artist’s Studio Museum Network

We are locked down, and yet the wealth of offerings via digital platforms has blossomed […]

If you want lasting change, here’s a way forward

By Paul Feldman

“We can’t return to normal, because the normal that we had was precisely the problem”. That was the graffiti written on a road tunnel wall by Hong Kong democracy campaigners at […]

Make system change the new ‘normal’ after pandemic

By Paul Feldman and Corinna Lotz

Now is absolutely the right time to consider what kind of society we want when, thanks entirely to the heroic efforts of health service, other front-line workers and […]

Transmission ‘agent’ for deadly virus is capitalism itself

By RDM supporters

Epidemiology, the branch of medicine which deals with the incidence, distribution, and possible control of diseases, uses the term “vector” to denote an agent that carries and transmits an infectious […]

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