We need better writing about art


Shelia McGregor, Director of Axisweb, an online network for contemporary art, shares her frustration with “art speak” and the terrible cliches we often fall into when trying to write about art.

A thought provoking piece – not least for our third year students embarking upon their final independent research projects.

Read Shelia’s rant here


About Art Theory and Practice

BA Contemporary Art History Manchester School of Art http://www.mmu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses/2012/9406/

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