Essential Art Blog

Essential Art Blog: From Pumpkins to Infinity
Pupils from our 14s provide their different perspectives on the obsessional art of Yayoi Kusama
Essential Art Blog: We're Here Because We're Here
History of Art student Ariana Eisler shares her essay on Jeremy Deller's moving modern memorial to those who fought in the Battle of the Somme.
Essential Art Blog: What's on at the Hayward Gallery
Ms Hannah Kroes and student Miki Fallstrom review recent and current exhibitions at The Hayward Gallery.
Essential Art Blog: The Clock
What? The Clock by Christian Marclay Where? Tate Modern When? Until January 20 Christian Marclay's The Clock is a 24-hour film installation that...
Essential Art Blog: Picasso's Big Year
Amelia Simonow visits a Picasso exhibition that focuses on a key year in the great painter's life.
Essential Art Blog: Modigliani
Amelia Simonow invites you to experience the world of 'bad-boy bohemian', Amedeo Modigliani at Tate Modern...
Essential Art Blog: Charles II: Art & Power
Amelia Simonow reviews the new Charles II exhibition at the Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace...
The Essential Art blog
Amelia Simonow, Harrodian History of Art Teacher, previews and reviews London's must-see art shows...