This piece grew out of a gently amusing thread I’d posted to Facebook on the subject of English passive aggression. Why?
How to Write About Africa is a satirical essay by the Kenyan writer, activist and wit, Binyavanga Wainaina. It’s an interesting and illuminating read – a perfect antidote… Read more “How to Write About Africa”
Frieze usually makes my blood run cold. Over-privileged liggers braying loudly at gallery openings; hideous fashion faux pas masquerading as an acceptable ‘artiness’ …
Meanwhile the actual art tends to be forgotten. (more…)
You must have seen the Robert Dyas christmas advertisement. Some say it’s a play on Red House (a US based furniture company), others that it’s an attempt… Read more “Robert Dyas: The Power of ‘Ordinary’”