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As far back as one can trace, political art has been problematic but ultimately necessary, as it forces art outside of its comfort zones and connects artists with the world.As an artist living in exile, I have often found myself crossing the art world’s thin red line, not deliberately but because political reality is what has defined my life.
While we’re tracking the approach of the British Parliament’s vote on Brexit, we enlisted our London-based correspondent Ellen Barry to take over the top of your daily briefing.”ImageCreditPatrick ChappatteUp to this point, the fate of Brexit was between two relatively predictable players, Britain and the E.
Put simply, Americans miss Bush because we miss the WASPs — because we feel, at some level, that their more meritocratic and diverse and secular successors rule us neither as wisely nor as well.“Those who are mourning the passing of the old Establishment should mourn its many failures, too,” he writes.
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Authorities are demanding that Ryanair pay thousands of UK customers they owe compensation to after flights were canceled and delayed over the summer due to staff strikes.The airline argues that financial compensation is not required under European Commission Regulation 261/2004 for flight disruptions resulting from airline staff strikes.