David Brady

Aerial view of the Park Hill Estate, Sheffield, built between 1957 and 1961.

From the practical idealism of early municipal reformers to the tragedy of Grenfell Tower. 

Titian’s Penitent Magdalene, 1567-68.

A painter and a critic discuss the visual past in a beguiling and provocative way, but do they engage the reader?

Men in 'coffin beds'.

Homelessness was an acute problem in the 19th-century city.