This article was written at 3AM in the morning on the 28th of October. It’s dark outside. A few hours ago I was at an exhibition with a running theme of ideas that manifest at 3AM in the morning. Strangely, the solitude of writing at 3AM isn’t something new but the exhibition at Bluecoat aims to provoke such thoughts that occur during this time. Of … Continue reading 3AM: Wonder, Paranoia and the Restless Night – The Bluecoat (Liverpool).
The question of what exactly can be classed as art is one that is becoming increasingly dominant a topic in our post Brit-Art age. While this is often explored within specific works by artists, it is unusual to find an artist laying claim to an object’s greater meaning when the said object isn’t created by them. Turner Prize winner Mark Leckey, has created an exhibition … Continue reading The Universal Addressability of Dumb Things – The Bluecoat (Mark Leckey).