Tag Archives: Jack Smith

A Bigger Splash Opening At Tate Modern

As The Tate, and in particular Tate Modern, gets increasingly populist there is a curious disjunction between the art world insiders who attend the private views and the audience at whom these exhibitions are aimed. On my way in to … Continue reading

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The Zanzibar Films & The Dandies Of May 1968 by Sally Shafto

For a couple of years at the end of the sixties hippie heiress Sylvina Boissonnas financed a series of films by a group of young artists and writers with little to no cinematic experience. The end result was the French … Continue reading

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Unbelievable Hot Music Sex (More EFM than EMF)

So today I fell through a wormhole and was asked by the Fabulous FAB (“Thunderbirds Are Go”, but no Bomb The Bass here) to open up my music player, let 10 random songs play and then blog about them. Well I’d … Continue reading

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