Arts & Culture

Exploring the art world through the eyes of curators. Interviews with artists on their creative habits and reviews of current exhibitions.
Easy Mends by Emily Settle | Time to Make

A simple guide to two textile mends by repair specialist Emily Settle.

9 months ago
Material Issues

The Textile Stories of Artist Natasha Kerr.

9 months ago
A Curator's View | Kunstmuseum Den Haag

Yasmijn Jarram explores the relevance of contemporary art and its relation to society.

11 months ago
Emma Straub of Books are Magic | TOAST Insider

The American novelist and bookstore owner on running an independent business with community at its heart.

11 months ago
In the Studio with Eileen Cooper

Chloë Ashby talks to the celebrated British artist, known for her figurative paintings of monumental, mythic women.

11 months ago
Painting the Weightless and Undiluted Vitality of Open Water

Emily Ponsonby captures female forms submerged in the greenish-blue depths of water.

11 months ago
Marieke Verdenius of The Gatherists | Meet the Founder

Marieke on her journey, the meaning of gathering and tips for dressing a winter table.

1 year ago
Alphabet Wrapping Paper with Rachel Hazell | Time to Make

A guide by Rachel Hazell for making bespoke wrapping paper.

1 year ago
In the Studio with Prudence Flint

Chloë Ashby talks to the Australian artist about her work painting strong female characters.

1 year ago
Objects of Meaning | Ekta Kaul

The textile works of Ekta Kaul are intricately embroidered objects of place and belonging.

1 year ago
In the Studio with Painter Ella Walker

Painting, drawing and fresco form the basis of Ella Walker's artistic practice.

1 year ago
Artist in Residence | Kate Owens

We talk to Artist-in-Residence Kate Owens about her innovative block print technique.

1 year ago
TOAST Podcast | Series 4 | Flux & Flow

Our fourth series looks at how we navigate change and the forces that steer our lives.

1 year ago
Beeswax Wraps | Time to Make

A simple guide to making beeswax wraps at home.

1 year ago
National Galleries of Scotland | Art at Home

Chloë Ashby explores Scottish art history in the work of ten like-minded artists.

1 year ago
The Courtauld Gallery, London | Art at Home

Chloë Ashby explores a curation of works from The Courtauld Gallery.

1 year ago
The Hepworth Wakefield | Art at Home

A David Chipperfield-designed building on the bank of the river Calder.

1 year ago
Walking to Charleston Farmhouse

The story of Charleston Farmhouse and its Bloomsbury circle

1 year ago
Craftland Japan | Meet the Indigo Dyers

Contemporary Japanese makers practising traditional crafts.

1 year ago
Suminagashi Marbling with Natalie Stopka

Textile artist Natalie Stopka talks through the traditional Japanese marbling process.

1 year ago
A Way of Life | Kettle's Yard

The life and legacy of the collector and creator Jim Ede.

1 year ago
Viv Lee | New Makers

The journey of Glasgow-based ceramicist Viv Lee.

1 year ago
Pallant House Gallery | Art at Home

Chloë Ashby explores a curation of works from Pallant House in Chichester.

1 year ago
The Natural Dyer | Cara Marie Piazza

We talk to New York-based artist and vegetable dyer Cara Marie Piazza.

1 year ago