Modern art requires the audience's reaction, but can't abide its judgement.
'The infrastructure of the arts is invisibly conditioned - there are many "keep out" signs. Arts organisations have to point out this discrimination.'
Eminem's critics take him far more seriously than he takes himself.
Will the Capital of Culture award regenerate run-down Liverpool?
A new book by Barbican director John Tusa gives the lie to the UK government's assertion that 'everyone is creative'.
Must-reads from the past week
The Song Contest has been spoiled by acts that actually want to have a proper music career.
Music doesn't turn kids into killers - nor can it make them all saints.
The deceased punk icon might not have changed the world, but he saved my life.
The Sheffield International Documentary Festival broadened TV's horizons.