Creativity can be taught to anyone. So why are we leaving it to private schools?
Rufus Norris reports for The Guardian on prioritising the creative industries within education.
Pride, power, pedals and protest: black British photographers pick a best shot
Black Lives Matter has underlined the crucial role played by black photographers. Eight British leaders (including Birmingham-based Vanley Burke) in their field to pick a favourite image from their archives – and explain why it’s so important to them – via The Guardian
Supersonic review – giant monsters and ghoul-sponge at UK’s best small festival
By embracing the heaviness in Birmingham’s heritage, and adding a strong dose of eccentricity, Supersonic is world-class. Review by Ben Beaumont-Thomas – via The Guardian