Slam Poetry in Sheffield

Now if you’re from Sheffo, chances are you’re reading this and goin’ “SLAM POETRY, WORD?????” in sheffield?!? Oh Yeahhh! Smizz ain’t on something. I’m helping some people who have this dope space up on the upper west-side of the town city centre (on west street near sheffield UNi). Their space is officially an artspace, butContinue reading “Slam Poetry in Sheffield”

FIRST STUDENT-LED BIENNIAL EVER, IN SHEFFIELD

The accumulation of culture Culture – a build up of. In Dialogue. The Transmission-ability of culture. Plateau Platformo.     The “cultural stealth” of our own existence has started to take its toll upon us. In a culture where the idea of transmission-ability/ progress is given up in the name of Post Modernity, the disillusionContinue reading “FIRST STUDENT-LED BIENNIAL EVER, IN SHEFFIELD”

The REAL Sheffield wide art event: a sample/ teaser text

The accumulation of culture Culture – a build up of. In Dialogue. The Transmission-ability of culture.  ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^>>>>> A teaser of our theme text, coming on FRIDAY   The “cultural stealth” of our own existence has started to take its toll upon us. In a culture where the idea of transmission-ability / progress is given upContinue reading “The REAL Sheffield wide art event: a sample/ teaser text”

Smizz’s verdict: Street Art at the Tate is not so Street.

What does it mean for the Tate to endorse Street Art and the Street for art?               Street Art has, for as long as it has existed, been frowned upon by institutions, the critics disdain it’s integrity and art professors grit their teeth at the students who go to art school and practice streetContinue reading “Smizz’s verdict: Street Art at the Tate is not so Street.”

Tate and street art

I’m not sure what I think about this. My intital reaction is,”hells yeah!” But until I see it (next week) I’m going to act nutural towards one of my fav phenomons. The problem I have with it, is the act of which street art is treated as an artworld commodity. It looses it’s intigrity, it’s contextContinue reading “Tate and street art”

Spencer Finch LND gallery shizzle exhibition

If you’re from the UK, or are visiting, then you should definitely pass by the Lisson Gallery for Spencer Finch’s exhibition that is on show until the 26th July – So, not long now! There is sensitivity within this exhibition, which co-exists with the poetic dialogue of scientific methodologies that bares a resemblance to anContinue reading “Spencer Finch LND gallery shizzle exhibition”

A lil’ taste of summer

Today is amazing. It’s warm; there’s a warm breeze. Its one of those days you just wanna go to the park with a blanket with some friends and chill out. Unfortunately, I can’t do that. We went to some art openings last night./ 7:30pm Friday  – 4:00am this morning. One hour turned into a mixtureContinue reading “A lil’ taste of summer”