Ways of Seeing,WORD? John Berger Part I of IV

Ways of Seeing was a 1972 BBC television series created chiefly by writer John Berger and producer Mike Dibb, that gave rise to a later book of the same name. The series and book criticize traditional Western cultural aesthetics by raising questions about hidden ideologies in visual images. Episode One Part I of IV

SLAM JAM, Part 3 – KOOL AID. SHEFFIELD CAKE ARTSPACE

SLAM JAM – PART 3 – KOOL AID SHEFFIELD CAKE ARTSPACE  (Cake is located above Lounge Bar, West Street, Sheffield, UK) – OPEN MIC Night of poetry, (ANY TYPE but we LOVE slam poetry n spoken word) And Performance! TUESDAY 12TH MAY, 2009 —— 7:30 ONWARDS OPEN MIC, DJ, MUSIC, DRINKS, POETRY AND GOOOOOOOOOOOOD TIMESContinue reading “SLAM JAM, Part 3 – KOOL AID. SHEFFIELD CAKE ARTSPACE”

Tupac’s Reading List

Assata: An Autobiography Written by: Assata Shakur Ponder on This: A Compilation From the Writings of: Alice A Bailey & the Tibetan Master, Djwhal Khul The Phenomenon of Man Written by: Teilhard de Chardin Kabbalah Written by: Gersham Scholem Thoughts and Meditations Written by: Kahlil Gibran Telepathy Written by: Alice A Bailey The Autobiography ofContinue reading “Tupac’s Reading List”

Got to love random messages on Facebook

today i got a random facebook message off somebody pretending to be Guy Debord. I actually kind of liked its randomness.  It makes a change from all those annoying application/group invites.  It was in french.. so maybe this is a slightly wrong translation – but you get the gist! The ideological one in power totalitarianContinue reading “Got to love random messages on Facebook”

Platforms, Plateaus and Potential for Progress Art Event/Festival

Holla at cha girl. IT IS HERE CONTEMPORARY ART AS DIALOGUE ARTIST GROUP HAVE EVENTUALLY GOT HERE THE FESTIVAL, WITH ALL THE HIGHS AND LOWS THAT IT ENTAILS, HAS FINIALLY ARRIVED.  STARTS 6TH MARCH – 12TH MARCH MORE DETAILS AND DOWNLOADABLE PUBLICATION (WHICH WILL BE AROUND SHEFFIELD IN BEAUTIFUL PRINT FORM – SO LOOK OUTContinue reading “Platforms, Plateaus and Potential for Progress Art Event/Festival”

Poetry Night part 2

Yeahhh that’s right, poetry night is back in the sheffield town! It’s SLAM JAM time again! This time its on the 17th Feb. 2009, 7:30pm onwards suggested donation £2! (to maintain CAKE artspace and to go towards Contemporary Arts as Dialogue arts event) Open Mic, special performances, music and DRINKS GOOOOOOOOOOD TIMES! WHERE? CAKE ARTSPACE,Continue reading “Poetry Night part 2”

Richie

Richie is like my bestest friend at Uni, and one of my best friends in general. He’s also one of my housemates. He’s this tall guy who is 21 going on 22. Today he summed hisself up in a sentence: My life is just turning weird, it’s like I’m replacing food with Twilight [movie] andContinue reading “Richie”

Questions as artists (both art students and real practicing artists) should ask themselves

“a few Questions for artists (in relation to the academy) … How can a free artist accept this managed and managerlized condition? how can an artist exist without or outside the institution? why are so many mature artists so happy with competing for small prizes, purchases and praises?  why are there still artists who thinkContinue reading “Questions as artists (both art students and real practicing artists) should ask themselves”