Intelligent Life

So because i feel like i have to make up for my last moany post, to make myself feel less of a jack-ass i had to comment on something socially retarded – makes me feel more important lol. On the cover of this months intelligent Life magazine is…. Paris Hilton!?! The keyword here being INTELLIGENTContinue reading “Intelligent Life”

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”

Let’s not talk about recession, it’s just depressing

It’s not as depressing as going onto your online banking account and seeing that £132 has mysteriously gone missing. I haven’t bought anything on my bank card for like 2 weeks, the things I have bought I have put on my creditcard. The only thing I have done with this crd was pay my creditcard bill.  ThisContinue reading “Let’s not talk about recession, it’s just depressing”

UNDERCLASSISM

UNDERCLASSRISING I came to Sheffield, Because I thought post-industrial banality was cool, now i’M way too cool for Sheffield. Read On.. Who needs Sheffield when you’ve got Saatchi & Saatchi. Charles loved the way we wanted to gentrify some naff old Cooling Towers in the name of art; he thought that it would make the perfect ‘cum shot’Continue reading “UNDERCLASSISM”

Demolishing date set for the amazing Sheffield Cooling Towers.

Times are harsh when even regeneration fads want to tear down a local, historical icon. It’s not everyday some cooling towers can be called ‘public art’, nor do we want every cooling tower to be classed as some local monument, but for Sheffield, the cooling towers are just that. They are iconic. They are like theContinue reading “Demolishing date set for the amazing Sheffield Cooling Towers.”

PAD/D [Political Art Documentation / Distribution]

PAD/D [Political Art Documentation / Distribution] is an amazing group from the 80’s that was pretty short lived. Their whole archived collection of work is available to look at by appointment at the MoMA, Queens. The PAD/D is an interesting group because it’s a huge group of artists that came together not to chat aboutContinue reading “PAD/D [Political Art Documentation / Distribution]”