ORGAN THING: Lakwena, the London-based contemporary artist gave Martin Luther King Jr. Park’s basketball courts in Pine Bluff Arkansas a rather uplifting makeover…

2: Lakwena‘s basketball court – This just in from those JustKids people, they’re always doing interesting things of street art flavoured nature, they left the u out of colour but then they are American so we’ll forgive them = “London-based contemporary artist Lakwena gave Martin Luther King Jr. Park’s basketball courts in Pine Bluff Arkansas…

ORGAN THING: The much trumpeted London Mural Festival is almost upon us, it happens in September and it throws up all kinds of uncomfortable questions about…

The much trumpeted London Mural Festival is almost upon us, it happens in the first weeks of September and it throws up all kinds of uncomfortable questions about the further commercialisation of street art, about gentrification and community, about art as mere advertising, about the integrity of it all. And as much as anything else,…

ORGAN: Five Recommended Art Things – Evengy Antufiev, Emalin at Art Basel, Robert Sample, Joseph Loughborough and Bael at Ben Oakley Gallery, Unchartered Territory from North Wales, This One and friends on Brick Lane, Judy Chicago at Baltic…

Thursday? Five art things? Are we still in lockdown, Boris and his bunch of crooks aren’t exactly being that clear about anything now are they? The scientists look like they’ve disowned it all and I think we can meet to have sex in zoos or maybe safari parks as long as we “stay alert” and…