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More David Sherry

November 17, 2010

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The more look at David Sherry’s videos the more I like him – he’s definitely the key to helping me get further with my original idea for this term – never too late I guess… Advertisements

Maurizio Cattelan and Ai Weiwei

November 17, 2010

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Maurizio Cattelan, marble monument in Milan’s Piazza Affari, in front of the Italian stock exchange. It’s 11 metres from base to top and was originally called “omnia munda mundis” (“to the pure, all things are pure). It’s now called L.O.V.E. Ai Weiwei offering a similar gesture to the Whitehouse…

David Harding Collection

November 16, 2010

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Some images of my favourite ideas from the David Harding Collection featured on the  This is Central Station website. These are pieces by previous GSA students.  

Start the week

November 15, 2010

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“People think of the brain as rational and logical, but your brain offers you two (or more) different versions of the world. Fantasy works with stereotypes and images, the imagination offers a much deeper experience.

Mario Merz

November 15, 2010

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Mario Merz, sculptor and painter involved in the Arte Povera movement. I’ve been looking at him in relation to tripods and wire structures I’ve been making. His work described in his obituary in the Guardian, 2003: “Arranged in spiralling patterns derived from the Fibonacci number sequence, the lights expressed Merz’s almost mystical views of the […]

Alexander and Susan Maris

November 6, 2010

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The Pursuit of Fidelity (a retrospective). Exhibition at Stills Gallery, Edinburgh.

Kate Davis

November 5, 2010

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Kate Davis’ work often deals with the daily impact of objects on the body.