Category Archives: Art

Backwell Festival 2018

From humble beginnings, Backwell Festival has grown into a much-loved independent music festival in an idyllic setting just outside of Bristol. Looking global, but loving local, Backwell offers an incredibly diverse and eclectic line-up with an emphasis on world rhythms, theatre and educational workshops. But Backwell is much more than a weekend of great music […]

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Dame Helen Mirren. Breathe Fire, for Bhopal.

Breathe Fire is a project conceived and written for the Bhopal Medical Appeal. Its aim is to spread awareness of the ongoing disaster in Bhopal and, ultimately, to help shame those in positions of power into doing the right thing. This video features a new spoken-word version by Dame Helen Mirren, shot by Helen’s own […]

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Breathe Fire: a capella version from SongRise DC

SongRise is a Washington DC-based, women’s social justice a cappella group using music to inspire people to fight for social and political change. We’re extremely pleased to announce that SongRise has now recorded a beautiful, emotive version of ‘Breathe Fire’ which you can watch here: CLICK Breathe Fire is a project conceived, and written, for […]

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A Hard World For Little Things

This beautiful, large-scale, graphite drawing is called Y= YELLOW and features Himandri, a pupil at a tiny community school in Oriya Busti who was aged six at the time she is pictured. Oriya Busti lies a little over a kilometre from the abandoned Union Carbide factory in an area where the ground water is contaminated […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.