thu 25/07/2024

Florence Hallett

Florence Hallett's picture
Bio
Florence writes about the visual arts for a range of specialist and general interest publications.

Articles By Florence Hallett

Unravel: The Power and Politics of Textiles in Art, Barbican review - the fabric of dissent

Read more...

The Courtauld Gallery - the old place, just better

Read more...

Helen Frankenthaler: Radical Beauty, Dulwich Picture Gallery review - adventures in print

Read more...

The Making of Rodin, Tate Modern review - surrealist tendencies

Read more...

Turner's Modern World, Tate Britain review - the universal artist

Read more...

This is a Robbery: The World's Biggest Art Heist, Netflix - the last word (for now)

Read more...

Prix Pictet: Confinement review - a year in photographs

Read more...

Artemisia, National Gallery review - worth the wait

Read more...

My Rembrandt review - hard cash and hubris

Read more...

Khadija Saye: In This Space We Breathe, 236 Westbourne Grove review - a celebrated series finds new resonance

Read more...

The Golden Age of Modern Spanish Art, Colnaghi review - the sun shines in the City of Light

Read more...

Celia Paul: My Studio, Victoria Miro review - sublime isolation

Read more...

Shirley Baker: A Different Age, James Hyman Gallery review - the old at leisure

Read more...

Explore Soane review - the museum restored and in 3D

Read more...

Visual Arts Lockdown Special 4: sculpting like Rodin, watching artists, and more

Read more...

Christo (1935-2020) - 'Beauty, science and art will always triumph'

Read more...

Pages

latest in today

About Dry Grasses review - warts and all portrait of an unha...

Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s latest is a test of stamina: a 3hr 15min study of a man paralysed...

Album: 137 - Strangeness Oscillations

Something of a jazz supergroup this one: with drum virtuoso, the...

Prom 6, Verdi's Requiem, BBCNOW, Bancroft review - runn...

Returning after ten months to the unique vasts of Albert’s colosseum, especially for a Verdi Requiem as powerful as this and a packed hall, felt...

10 Questions for DJ-producer Dave Clarke

Dave Clarke (b. 1968) is, arguably, Britain’s greatest techno...

The Butterfly House, Clonter Opera review - Puccini in biogr...

For 50 years Clonter Opera, the song-on-the-farm project in rural Cheshire, has been encouraging would-be...

Album: The Very Things GXL - Mr Arc-Eye (Under a Cellophane...

Back in the mid-80s, a group of lads from Worcestershire, who’d previously been known as the Cravats, were putting an exceedingly strange spin on...

Prom 5, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Bancroft review - a...

This looked like a classic Prom in the grand old BBC tradition: two big but lesser-known pieces by pivotal figures (Schoenberg and Zemlinsky)...

Madeleine Peyroux, Barbican review - a transport of delight

You can take the woman out of the Left Bank, but you can’t take the Left Bank out of the woman. Madeleine Peyroux would be perfectly at home in a...

Red Speedo, Orange Tree Theatre review - two versions of Ame...

Before Lucas Hnath wrote Red Speedo, he had heard a 2004 speech at a hearing investigating baseball doping that declared the...

Album: Kevin Fowley - À Feu Doux

“Ne pleure pas, Jeannette” is a version of the 15th-century French song "La pernette se lève." It tells the story of Jeannette, whose parents want...