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Hello. I have been using this blog since May 2011 and it’s great to have all the posts since then as an archive of what has been going on, in terms of behind the scenes thinking, in relation to what … Continue reading
Marshall Allen was very taken with our Tree Keep last night, especially as the skies were so clear and starry. It was built by outsider artist Ben Wilson in the early 1990s when this photo was taken. It’s still just … Continue reading
I dragged my family all the way to Derry yesterday to experience the UK’s first City of Culture, an opportunity it won over other great cities – Birmingham, Sheffield and Norwich. I hasten to add that I didn’t drag them … Continue reading
Found in shingly gravel. 3cms long. Very heavy. Attracts a magnet. How to tell if its a piece of meteorite, or just a lump of metal?
Yesterday, Lotte, Gareth and I did studio visits with artists who will be coming to Wysing on residencies next month – Anna Barham, David Osbaldeston and Florian Roithmayr. Gareth will be visiting the fourth artist – Charlotte Prodger – over … Continue reading
It was wonderful to have many Directors and Curators from across the UK at Wysing for the annual Plus Tate residential which was focussed on embedding artistic research into public programming. I really enjoyed hearing from Annie Fletcher, Curator at Van … Continue reading
Thanks to Philomene Pirecki for sending this page from Camus’ The Myth of Sisyphus where he references Artistotle’s writings on the truth paradox. This is exactly what Alfred Tarski was aiming to address, and which led to the creation of … Continue reading