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Moving is in every direction

Wolfgang Tillmans with Isa Genzken, Science Fiction Every direction is go… Last week I was in Berlin and a dear friend directed me to the Hamburger Bahnhof, which is an amazing art museum of contemporary art, in a train Station, specifically … Continue reading

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A Cunt is A Rose is A Cunt- from Juliet to Gertrude to Tracey

“A cunt is a rose is a cunt” is Emin’s reworking of the famous/notorious line from Gertrude Stein’s 1913 poem “Sacred Emily”: “Rose is a rose is a rose is a rose”. This was probably inspired in turn by Juliet’s … Continue reading

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1000 words to sing you a song: art and opera

I came across this article the other day, of two artists first ventures into opera. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lesley-dill/opera-chicks-artists-ev-d_b_836660.html I’d been investigating the work of Lesley Dill, for a little bit, loving her text based costume sculptures, and E.V I already knew about … Continue reading

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Jaume Plensa- for we are built of very words that tumble from our tongues

So, I discovered Jaume Plensa not too long ago, through my bible on text in art- simply called Art and Text, and was really intrigued by the few images I saw. Randomly going through the Guardian online with my cup … Continue reading

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Concrete Words

A Heap of Language, Robert Smithson “This much is already known: for every sensible line of straightforward statement, there are leagues of senseless cacophonies, verbal jumbles and incoherances.”* So, I finally decided to blog about what started this entire site in … Continue reading

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Sketch: cut and paste

New Text/ Collages…

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Wandering the Library: an investigation of books and performance

“like all men of the library, I have traveled in my youth; I have wandered in search of a book, perhaps the catalog of catalogs; now that my eyes can hardly decipher what I write, I am preparing to die … Continue reading

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