Reading / Watching

A few things we have enjoyed recently.

To watch.

Taming The Garden: Georgian billionaire buys old trees, ships them long distances. 

Michael Palin in Iraq: surprising & fascinating. 

Funny Pages: bonkers black comedy of aspiring comic artist.

Fire of Love: docu. of intrepid volcano explorers in love.

John Waters lecture: hilarious, sharp, not for the easily offended.


To read.

Artists & illustrators are leaving Instagram.

Gilbert & George: an amusing interview.

Airline food: luxury plane food, and taste science at 30k ft. 

Martin McDonagh: in today's Observer.

Rachel Roddy: a weekly dispatch from a Roman kitchen.