POETRY: Amethyst by Beau William Beakhouse

Beau William Beakhouse is a writer currently residing in Cardiff. Having dropped out of university in response to its systemic, limited way of teaching the arts, he now co-edits Lumin and intends to start his own creative space. He is particularly interested in metaphysics, spirituality, mystery and art, and has been published in Tŷ Celf, Quench Magazine … Continue reading POETRY: Amethyst by Beau William Beakhouse

POETRY: Four Walls And A Window by Jacob Mackenzie

Jacob Mackenzie is a Cardiff based writer and graduate of Cardiff University, who hopes to continue penning poems about life, death, and everything inbetween. There’s an Ikea chair facing the window, staring gently at the world without sun. It wakes up in greys and falls asleep in dark, painfully aware of clichés. It hit me … Continue reading POETRY: Four Walls And A Window by Jacob Mackenzie

ART: Zena Blackwell

Zena Blackwell is a Cardiff-based artist and mother of two. She lived in London for 19 years before returning home to Cardiff two years ago. Whilst in London, she co-founded and co-promoted the critically acclaimed live music and party night Club Motherfucker and DJ'd around the world. She is returning to painting and drawing after … Continue reading ART: Zena Blackwell

ART: Tripp by Alex Stewart

Alex Stewart is a photographer and filmmaker based in Cardiff. More of his work can be found at alexstewart.co or on his instagram: @thatalexstewart. I first met Tripp through a mutual friend in New York. He was introduced to me as ‘the happiest guy in New York’, and it didn’t take me long to realise … Continue reading ART: Tripp by Alex Stewart

POETRY: A Symphony of Bones by Connor van Bussel

Connor van Bussel is a writer born in Devon but residing in Cardiff. After graduating from Cardiff University in 2017 he hopes to one day become a full-time writer, specialising in horror and fantasy novels. His first poetry publication was in 2016 in Tŷ Celf and he hopes to continue to write poetry. I dreamt … Continue reading POETRY: A Symphony of Bones by Connor van Bussel

LUMIN RADIO: May playlist

LUMIN RADIO is Lumin’s outlet for sharing expansive, freethinking music. We’re creating playlists each month, starting with our May playlist. Have a listen on our Spotify playlist below, or use our download link. Image: Georgia O’Keeffe’s Jack-in-the-Pulpit No. IV https://open.spotify.com/user/b.w.beakhouse/playlist/4x7or2hhStDcxYE0r2NbXG Or download here if you're listening without Spotify: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B1Rp1uCaV6e6SXczSmplTVFDc1E

The Sleeper Society

In a cabaret setting, with seats loosely facing towards a projector screen, a small set up at the front  and a sound design booth up at the back, four large speakers were positioned around the corners of the room. The Sleeper Society, a showcase of modern experimental music, transformed Chapter Arts Centre's Seligman Theatre in … Continue reading The Sleeper Society