VAGABOND IN AN INSTANCE

If you are an art lover, you know that there are some very good exhibitions that you may miss simply because the gallery may not be in your neighborhood. Well, Oana Damir created Vagabond gallery with that in mind. That and allowing young artists a platform to present their art works and give them the…

MODERN PANIC IV

Prepare to be shocked, to be disgusted, to be perplexed and to be amazed. The exhibition Modern Panic IV will undoubtedly evoke a million different feelings amongst its visitors. It showcases a wide range of paintings, sculptures, performances and films that all have one thing in common; they all demonstrate the theme of panic, guaranteeing…

HOW TO MAKE MONEY SELLING DRUGS // RAINDANCE 2013 KICKS OFF

Yesterday on September 25th, the curtains rose for the 21st annual Raindance Film Festival. Running from September 25th to October 6th, the film festival offers 12 days of independent film, each day with an absolutely packed programme that offers something for every taste. It all started off with yesterday’s opening gala that featured a screening…

RAW SKIN

Yesterday ROUGH headed down to the Raw Skin exhibition at London’s Karin Janssen Project Space. Spring finally made an appearance so it was only necessary that we made the most of it! Raw Skin was odd, freaky, strange but at the same time disturbingly beautiful. The exhibition ‘challenged the dualistic view that the body is…

INTRODUCING JADE CHANEL P

Christmas is officially over. We have all consumed way too many calories and are all desperately ensuring that we adhere to those New Years Resolution. Here at ROUGH its business as usual and we thought we would kickstart with 2014 ones to watch. Tattoos. Etched on every other young persons body. Once deemed to be a sign…

ARISE : ALEXIS MARCOU

04/19/12 Agma Matuszczak Since graduating from Plymouth University, Alexis Marcou has been living and working freelance from Greece. For us, it’s a combination of digital and hand sketched illustation that makes his work almost tangible. We talk to him about his latest collaboration with NIKE and he explains why self initiated projects are essential in…