Browsing All posts tagged under »art«

Nan Goldin on art

July 25, 2011


“Unless you need to make art to stay alive, you shouldn’t be making art.” Advertisements

New York Cops catch Poster Boy?

February 5, 2009


        The forces of law and order have apparently finally caught up with a maverick NYC street artist famed for his subway art mashups. At an art event in New York’s SoHo, plainclothes cops caught up to and unmasked a man thought to be Poster Boy. The New York Times reports: “While most other street […]

Paris crowns Jeff Mills king of the DJs

October 16, 2008


Was having a chat last night with Boy about whether it’s possible for Euro DJs to make it out of the underground and be commercially successful in the mainstream. With the exception of Daft Punk and the Chemical Brothers I struggled to think of any who’s blown up in the pop charts and still managed […]

The Future Can Wait

October 15, 2008


        It being my week of lates I thought I’d take the opportunity to get my fortnightly dose of culture. Today’s destination was art show The Future Can Wait housed at the Truman Brewery on Brick Lane. The show had become a bit of a sensation even before its launch as artist […]