Quote of the new year

At the gate he topped me and asked, “Where is the master going?’ “I don’t know ,” i SAID, “Just out of here, just out of here. Out of here, nothing else, it’s the only way I can reach my goal” “So you know your goal?” he asked. “Yes,” I replied, ” I’ve just toldContinue reading “Quote of the new year”

SLAM JAM: SLAM POETRY NIGHT SHEFFIELD

SLAM JAM is back and at a brand new location; Bloc Studios! Its the same format as before, different location and cheaper drinks!!! Hosted once more by friend of CAKE, half-pint-sized ghetto superstar (critically acclaimed by the New York Times) Sarah Smizz. If you want to be on the line up get in touch atContinue reading “SLAM JAM: SLAM POETRY NIGHT SHEFFIELD”

How to Write an Artist statement, word?!

Forget art school. Smizzy has the answers….. No I actually, I don’t have ALL the answers – but I do know where to find the answers that I seek.  Well, answers are usually more like tips to help you find your own personal answer – but resembles some sort of answer never-the-less. I realized aContinue reading “How to Write an Artist statement, word?!”

Fee or no Fee?

So, we know that my relationships with the institution – whether that be the University/academy, or the school, or the gallery/museum, or the family, ect – are rocky, and often precarious. No matter what I do, I always seem to be screwed by them. Take the place where I study.  I love SHU. I thinkContinue reading “Fee or no Fee?”

Sim-City-Coke!

This is an advert for Coca-Cola, currently appearing on a number of bus shelters and street hoardings around Belfast. The SimCity-style recreation of the city suggests that Coke have employed a creative team who can whip one of these up for every major city they choose to advertise in. That said, they’ve got plenty ofContinue reading “Sim-City-Coke!”

Getting back to the blog

So now my time in Chicago is drawing to an end, and i feel refreshed with new knowledge and meeting amazing people – I feel suppppeeeeerrrrrr mo’ productive (which is good because this is what I need to bring to my work in Sheffield). With my new found productivity, Smizz is going to start toContinue reading “Getting back to the blog”