Funny People (LIVE)

A selection of youtube video’s i’ve found that celebrate the release of the movie FUNNY PEOPLE, released 28th august (UK) Part 2 Part 3 Part4 Part 5 You will realize of course that part 1 isn’t here…. apparently i can get it in the UK. You can try yourself on youtube

New JAVASCRIPT animation

Yes, I’m starting to figure bits and pieces out as i go along. the clumby elements of this doesn’t bother me as yet. watch the sky turn different colours and try and scroll through the post utopia. you can defo tell that I have Chicago on the brain.  check it! http://sarahsmizz.com/city1.html and the first attemptContinue reading “New JAVASCRIPT animation”

Thinkin’ up a master (money) making plan

So, currently I have been working  a series of crazy part time/fulltime summer jobs in order to make some money.  But everytime I make some cash, it seems to go on direct debits, plane tickets, getting to and from work, getting to and from sheffield, food shopping etc, so basically  my money just goes onContinue reading “Thinkin’ up a master (money) making plan”

Art Of England Magazine

Avilable from all good bookstores such as WH Smith, borders, ect. Art of England , Sept 09 edition. Here are some bad quality images (as i don’t own a scanner!) of the interview that Nathaniel Pitt ( of Pitts Studio Gallery in Worcester)did  with me about Project Biennale (www.projectbiennale.tk)  and the peripheral as, well iContinue reading “Art Of England Magazine”

The Double Agent (first Draft – NOT Referenced properly yet!!!)

The Double Agent –   FIRST DRAFT, NOTTTT REFERENCED PROPERLY How artistic collectivism and interventionist collaborative practices can be a confident move from Aesthetic autonomy to engagement with the social, the work place and the community. “Despite the [above] reservations a community still seems the only means by which we can overcome the extreme isolationContinue reading “The Double Agent (first Draft – NOT Referenced properly yet!!!)”

The Last Lecture

After I finished the 4 week teaching gig in Hastings last week, I got this awesome card off the kids saying thank you. That was great. What was even more surprising than that was a card and a book off my monitor. Every teacher has a monitor who takes the kids to town and onContinue reading “The Last Lecture”

start of an abstract I’m working on. In The WORKS

The Impossible ‘Architecture’ – How artistic collectivism  and interventionist collaborative practices can be a confident move from Aesthetic autonomy to engagement with the social, the work place and the community. Over the past 10 years or so, socially engaged artists have made ‘work’ that is, distributed into the public sphere using various mediums including, moreContinue reading “start of an abstract I’m working on. In The WORKS”

A change of a city SURFace

A city usually associated with frosty beer and weather, Montréal shows off their summer side with a surf spot on the St. Lawrence River. Hidden behind the prestigious Habitat 67—a Moshe Safdie apartment building infamous for its Expo 67debut and infinite occupancy waiting list—the location may sound tame. One look at the wetsuit-clad surfers navigating the surf proves thatContinue reading “A change of a city SURFace”

‘fake’ revolution & art

  Not sure how my paper (that i’m writing just for fun.. no purpose) is going to turn out but i’m enjoying researching it never the less…  but this cartoon is just a very very very small taster… and a helping hand to get me to start blogging again! come on smizzle…

ridic design rules for you to dis-obey!

51 famous and obscure design rules that are accompanied by chronologically placed quotes (courtesy of designers, architects, fashion designers, typographers and other creatives) and an image that either negates or supports the rule. Later this year titles on Ridiculous Fashion Rules, Ridiculous Advertising Rules and Ridiculous Typography Rules will be published.