‘I paint flowers so they will not die’: Frida Kahlo at the Victoria and Albert Museum

At the end of August, I visited the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. I went to their exhibition, Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up, which shows personal items that belonged to the artist. Below the V&A's exhibition trailer, you'll find my thoughts about the exhibition. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=e3JKN-DWqxI When Frida Kahlo died in 1954, her husband, … Continue reading ‘I paint flowers so they will not die’: Frida Kahlo at the Victoria and Albert Museum

The Heritage Girl interviews… Cathy Donoghue

Cathy Donoghue is currently taking a Masters in Art History with Museum Curating in the Department of Art History at the University of Sussex. Here, I interview her about her favourite art, her placement at Monk's House in Rodmell, and her favourite gallery.  What period or type of art history really interests you? Why? The … Continue reading The Heritage Girl interviews… Cathy Donoghue

The Heritage Girl interviews… PCSO Daryl Holter

PCSO Daryl Holter is a Heritage Crime Advisor at Sussex Police. Here, I interview him about heritage crime, his favourite heritage site in Sussex, and more. What is “Heritage Crime”? Heritage crime is any offence which harms the value of England's heritage assets and their settings to this and future generations. When our heritage falls … Continue reading The Heritage Girl interviews… PCSO Daryl Holter