My trauma generated a 7

It's a theatrical given that harrowing experiences, involving pain and despair, often lead to stirring, intense - and wonderfully powerful - drama. Just look at all those Russians. But is the same true of IBDP Visual Arts? Well, sometimes, yes. I'm not talking about some superficial teenage moodiness, self-involvement with temporary angst and casual nihilism, mood swings and having a bad hair day histrionics; I am talking about creative and often powerful responses to when things go wrong. I've been interviewing final year art ...