I love Spotify Wrapped (Here’s mine from this year FYI OFC Yungblud is #1, cuz DONX REPRESENT!), so I always try and do it for my year as an elected councillor. I’ve been trying to reflect as I go along, being a councillor, so I can keep critically reflecting on my actions/systems/processes/what i’ll do better/differentContinue reading “My Councillor year WRAPPED: 2022”
It was around the end of 2011 when my super good friend, and great artist & writer, Paul Harrison and I got together in a Cafe Nero in Doncaster (The only place to get a decent chai-tea latte in the area at the time… maybe it still is) and we talked about how we thoughtContinue reading “Somethings Take Time To See”
I’m still feeling ‘under the weather’. (A saying that I sort of don’t get – think about it). Had my first ever ct scan on Friday. It was kind of cool, in a technological & expensive but this is still free on the NHS wonderfulness kinda thing! Mane, I love the NHS! It’s beenContinue reading “Best of the Week”
in process research at site gallery on site specific language & restrictions in systems that surround us, but also an investigation restrictions in participatory art-work.
Ain’t nothing but a gangster party! – SLAM. PART 6. 1st February! 7:30PM bloc projects, Sheffield. FREE. – OPEN MIC Night of poetry, (ANY TYPE but we LOVE slam poetry n spoken word) And Performance! MUSIC, DRINKS, POETRY AND GOOOOOOOOOOOOD TIMES AHEAD! Invite your friends and invite their friends! REMEMBER:Continue reading “Tell your friends to tell THEIR friends! SLAM”
In 1933, renowned author F. Scott Fitzgerald ended a letter to his 11-year-old daughter, Scottie, with a list of things to worry about, not worry about, and simply think about. It read as follows. Things to worry about: Worry about courage Worry about cleanliness Worry about efficiency Worry about horsemanship Things not to worry about: Don’t worryContinue reading “Things to worry about & not to worry about:”
A short film by Tom Wrigglesworth and Mathieu Cuvelier about the owner of the oldest piano shop in Paris, Marc Manceaux. It’s beautiful. La Mer de Pianos from Films & Things on Vimeo.
Artist Maurizio Cattelan’s latest piece of work (which is currently on display at the Guggenheim, New York) has to be the craziest/coolest installation I’ve ever seen! More pictures here: http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/10/view/17498/maurizio-cattelan-all-retrospective-at-guggenheim-new-york.html I don’t usually digg sculture unless it has a poignant or poetic quality to it. However Cattelan’s latest installation/sculpture piece reminds me of the recent book 100 Objects ofContinue reading “i don’t usually digg sculpture:”
and love a positive message: – by dallas clayton
SLAM JAM PT. 5! Sheffield, slam poetry night at BANK STREET ARTS It’s been a while since our last SLAMJAM. This time we are teaming up Bank Street Arts (directions on the website www.bankstreetarts.com )in Sheffield. This is YOUR moment to SHINE. For those who aren’t familiar with the SLAMJAM format. EMAIL us (email@example.com) or message onContinue reading “SLAM JAM PART 5 (CAKE) AT BANK STREET ARTS, 16TH MARCH 2011”