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”

smizz Haiku’s

Hastings is scary especially at night time down rapeist-lane road …………. hiaku poems are often short and meaningless not this hiaku poem …………………… revolution is possible when it’s clumby and in an artform. ………….. i sometimes wish that i was as good as monet but sometimes i don’t ……………… if i told you that iContinue reading “smizz Haiku’s”

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”

re visioning China Town, LA – USA

Urban visionary James Rojas captures the energy of L.A.’s transient Chinatown environment in his exhibit Re-imagining Chinatown: An Interactive Planning Process. Nationally acclaimed for his insight into U.S. Latino urban built culture and co-founder of the Latino Urban Forum, Rojas brings his intimacy with community to the exhibition aiming to create an installation that “mimics the dynamic and collectiveContinue reading “re visioning China Town, LA – USA”

‘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…

Who the Fuck is [artist] Chris Brown?

“Who the fuck’s [artist] Chris Brown?”   The sun blazes down. The sea chops seductively against the walls of the sun-bleached facades of a city built on water. The sun sets and people get dressed up in designer clothes to venture on their networking spree. This is no ordinary art crawl. This is an artContinue reading “Who the Fuck is [artist] Chris Brown?”

Book Launch of PROJECT BIENNALE in VENICE

So I have been away on a working vacation to venice for the Biennial.  And to release PROJECT BIENNALE PROJECT BIENNALE WILL BE IN REVIEW AT SHEFFIELD, SIAD GALLERY on the 10-11th June. So that’s your time to get a FREE book – LIMITED EDITION. check it here:

working

and working hard  or hardly working? It’s that time of the month and I’m in a horrendous mood! It’s abit of a mixture between recovering from being sick, and crazy hormones. Like roll on Wednesday! HA.  I feel tired and grumpy – and all I wanna do is chill. But I can’t.  I need toContinue reading “working”