the same ol’ bee in my bonnet

So, it’s been one of those days which means that I’ve had way too much time to think. on the train home from Sheffield and such. Wouldn’t life be so much better if I could take 100’s of interning jobs without having to work 2 part time jobs to make ends meet. so i canContinue reading “the same ol’ bee in my bonnet”

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”

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”