Show Time!

It’s All Part of The Experience ‘Ooooh get it for the insta!’ – too many people at art exhibitions [including myself], 2019. The factor of the ‘Experience’, within the contemporary context, is a priority when it comes to the notion of ‘the spectacle’. Let’s be honest, one does not simply go to an exhibition anymoreContinue reading “Show Time!”

Big Brother murdered JODI

MAD World Net Art and Post-Internet Art are our Neo-Fatalist topics for today! I won’t deny it, when I had my first lecture on Globalisation Theory and the Art Market I was beyond overwhelmed. To keep with the technological theme, one could say my brain had a meltdown and crashed spectacularily. During my first lectureContinue reading “Big Brother murdered JODI”

A Confrontation!

  We march and gather to demand a change; a change in mindset and policies to save our planet for future generations! The rhythmic chant of ‘HeyHo, Climate Change has got to go!’ verberated feverishly around me as I scurried through the crowd – my camera knocking against my side. The march, having started asContinue reading “A Confrontation!”

Macaroni with a side of Brexit

Satire The role of satire within society has always interested me, mostly because, as anyone who is close to me will know, I have a slight obsession with propaganda and the artwork that comes along with it. Through my seemingly compulsive and slightly obsessive research into satire’s function within society, one can not help butContinue reading “Macaroni with a side of Brexit”

Why I love Insular Art

Interlace, It’s a Complicated Story… In my previous post I explained how Insular manuscripts were used as a vessel for the Word, as the Word became embodied in image. I am hoping that in this post, and ┬áin the posts to follow, I will be able to shine a light on this often overlooked periodContinue reading “Why I love Insular Art”