Sparks on the beach by Simon Beck

A giant image of the Mael broth­ers Ron and Rus­sell, aka Sparks, has been carved into the sand on Bre­an beach, Som­er­set. The work was cre­at­ed by Simon Beck who was moved to cre­ate the impres­sive work to cel­e­brate the release of the new film about the two, called The Sparks Broth­ers. Simon Beck, a…

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Pink Floyd, flower children, swinging London: the 60s films of Anthony Stern

13th Decem­ber 2017: so sor­ry to hear about the death of Iggy Rose. Over the sum­mer of 2014, Lon­don’s South­bank Cen­tre held a “Fes­ti­val of Love”, exhibit­ing pieces of hip­py iconog­ra­phy which remained dot­ted around the com­plex long after the event. They cre­at­ed a suit­ably fit­ting por­tal to one par­tic­u­lar event: an evening of psy­che­del­ic films…

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