Blogger Interview – Becky Hunter

Becky Hunter is a freelance art writer whose blogs demistify, with honesty and intelligence, the processes of making art, writing about art, and finding a place in the wider world of art. Here she talks to Andrew Bryant about criticality and affect, the prickly subject of money, and why we need idealists. Andrew Bryant interviewed […]

Adam Clarke / Here Not There

In exploring the three scrubbed-up, former office rooms containing books, resources and works of art comprising here not there, it seems fitting to begin with The Lamp Room. This temporary library space, complete with writing desks and other furniture, manifests artist-curator Adam Clarke’s proactive response to problems faced by contemporary artists now. In this way, […]

Jeremy Hutchinson / Nothing Need Be Ugly

After producing a wry installation in 2010 in response to one of Tottenham Court Road department store Heal’s old advertising slogans, London-based artist Jeremy Hutchison was approached by the company to design for mass production. A friend alerted me to this odd turn of events, describing the institutional-critique-turned-business-opportunity as a “rather fun contradictory muddle.” The […]