Berardi

12/06/17 I have been reading a lot of Franco 'Bifo' Berardi recently. He is an Italian Marxist theorist and activist in the autonomist tradition, who is widely published.  One of his most famous works is The Soul at Work: From Alienation to Autonomy (2009). He has also written extensively on Felix Guattari, ideas of capital and acceleration, … Continue reading Berardi

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Temporal Habit

Félix González-Torres, Untitled (Perfect Lovers), 1990   The face of a clock, Is no face at all; But instead a cake of quarters, Four slices I count down through the hour.   The digits changing are like the full stops of my life. Punctuating my day, My routine...     A full stop at the mark of every … Continue reading Temporal Habit

Dissertation

02/06/17 Recently I have started my dissertation period. I say recently, it's been about a month. Having changed my idea several times however, I am finally making headway. The issue about studying art - and contemporary art in particular, is that I want to write about everything! The same problem happened with my artistic practice … Continue reading Dissertation

Pink in Progress (Over/Under work)

'Rizzo' in progress Working for the piece for the Pop Up Pink exhibition has made me realise how much I miss painting. Although I love the direction my work has taken and all the exciting things it's led to that I thought I would never do (performance being the prime example), I will never give … Continue reading Pink in Progress (Over/Under work)