ART: Karólína Lárusdóttir and the wonders of everyday

Internationally-recognised artist Karólína Lárusdóttir, whose paintings and printmaking have been much influenced by an Icelandic childhood, is celebrating her 75th birthday this year with an exhibition in Oxford (runs until 30th March). It offers a window into the simplicity of life in an Iceland of the past with colour, charm and an imaginative nostalgia. Karólína’s …

ART: The art of words

Imogen Foxell is a lexicographer for Oxford Dictionaries and an artist and illustrator, and her art combines her love of words and literature with her love of drawing. Reading classics at Wadham, Oxford, Imogen’s studies encompassed literature, history and philosophy, as well as linguistics, by which she found herself particularly fascinated. This led her to …