Souzou 想像: Outsider Art from Japan

A kaleidoscopic journey through the minds of forty-six untrained artists, all of whom happen to be attendees of Japanese welfare centres.

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For the Love of Surfing

I have just got back from the south of France on a surf trip, visiting Biarittz, Hossegor and staying mostly in Labenne. I’ve been surfing on and off for a while but I’m a lazy surfer and rarely hunt the big game of anything over four feet. The waves in France are powerful and break […]

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Well Being vs. Health Care

When I write ‘well being’ here I mean ‘well’ in both senses of the word: ‘to be well (healthy)’ and ‘well (good) be-ing’. During the course of my PhD, I studied AIDS activism a great deal and was greatly inspired by the way those effected directly and indirectly by HIV/AIDS took it upon themselves to […]

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