Museums Press is a wonderful, independent publishing house based in Glasgow. They print a variety of artsy books and zines pooling from talented creative types all over the world. The next time you find yourself in Scotland, be sure to pop into their store and gallery space, Good Press, and say hello.
Lola Dupre is a collage artist from Glasgow, Scotland, who produces highly detailed and fractured collage art. Her work is made the old-fashioned way, with paper and scissors. Eye catching and contorted works cover almost every topic: browsing her site you can see celebrity portraits, animals, fashion editorials, political caricature and reworked classical art images.
Odd yet beautiful new work from Victor Albrow. These characters are somewhat fragile, each with their own special sadness and creepy inner-turmoil. They could definitely be extras on an early David Lynch movie set. His work is currently exhibited in Glasgow at Street Level Photoworks.
Stretchheads were a great, spazzy punk band from Erskine just outside of Glasgow. They were a group of merry pranksters for the nuclear age, crunching out frantic, sproingy squall with a demented sense of humor, predating the Boredoms and transcending the spikes-and-leather punk scene that had begun to wear out its welcome in the UK [...]