A Tribute to Derek Hill (LI 1930-33) by Edward Twohig

The tribute to artist Derek Hill (LI 1930-33) delivered by presenter/producer John Bowman on RTE Radio 1 on Bowman: Sunday broadcast on 19th July at 8.30am propelled me to write the below and share with you. This radio programme was fortified by reading ‘Derek Hill, An Appreciation’ by the Earl of Gowrie, autographed by Derek Hill and inscribed ‘for […]

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Katyuli Lloyd (MO 1998-03) to return as Artist-in-Residence

“…Katyuli Lloyd’s work had hints of Matisse and [is] beautifully executed…” Rafi Romaya, Art Director at Canongate Books Katyuli Lloyd (MO 1998-03) is returning to the College as Artist-in-Residence from September. Here, Edward Twohig, Head of Art, elucidates as to why Katyuli’s creativity is enduring and why it will add a compelling chapter to the […]

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Nature Inspired Display in Art School

College Artist-in-residence, Siobhan Humston, has turned the College art studio into a beautiful nature inspired public exhibition using the windows to create an outward facing display for people walking and driving past. Find out more here.

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Simon McBurney (LI 1971-75)

The Encounter, directed and performed by Simon McBurney (LI 1971-75), will be available online for one week during the Covid19 lockdown in May 2020 on Complicité’s website and YouTube channel. WATCH ONLINE Fri 15 May, 7pm (BST) until Fri 22 May, 10pm (BST)

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The Rift – A Journey within a journey

In March 2018, we shared the Kickstarter campaign that Louis Devereux (B1 2004-09) had launched to fund the completion of the documentary he was making about Robert Devereux (B3 1968-73), his father, who had undertaken to be the first person to walk the entire Rift Valley in one go, an epic journey which he completed […]

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Michael Pennington plays Prospero

From Wednesday 11th March to Saturday 4th April, Michael Pennington (PR 1957-61) will play the part of Prospero in the Tempest at the Jermyn Street Theatre. The eagle-eyed Michael Elwin (B3 1956-61) emailed us to say that the publicity for the play stated that this was the first time he had played Prospero, however he […]

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Tom Durant-Pritchard as Prince Harry

Tom Durant-Pritchard (TU 2001-06) is currently starring as Prince Harry in the third series of the comedy The Windsors with Harry Enfield. He was interviewed by the British Comedy Guide website about joining the cast and what is in store for Harry. You can read the interview here. The series is on Tuesdays at 10pm […]

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