Sally Grant

McQueen ★★★★

Sally Grant
07 September 2018

In old interview footage included in the documentary McQueen, the late British designer Lee Alexander McQueen states, ‘If you want to know me, just look at my work.’ Relativel More

Letter from New York

Sally Grant
31 July 2018

In 1993 Yale University’s Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library held an exhibition entitled Nothing but Degeneracy: Modernism at The Dial, which consisted of documents from More

Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Sally Grant
29 May 2018

Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s latest blockbuster, is dazzling. Organised by Andrew Bolton, the curator in charge of the More

'The Brodie set" Muriel Spark’s "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie"' by Sally Grant

Sally Grant
25 May 2018

I don’t remember how old I was when I first saw the film version of . As a young girl growing up in north-east Scotland, I didn’t know that it had been adapted from a 1961 no More

On Country: Australian Aboriginal art from the Kaplan–Levi Gift (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Sally Grant
10 October 2017

New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art is known for its large-scale, ‘blockbuster’ exhibitions. These are usually impressive, often enlightening. But sometimes it can be even more rew More