Archive for category: Commissioned Writing

Feature: Biennial Associate Artists

April 5, 2016

Commissioned Writing

Feature: Biennial Associate Artists

“Completely committed to the development of young talent”: Introducing Liverpool Biennial’s Associate Artists Programme In offering international travel expenses, curatorial mentorships and commissions, Liverpool Biennial is giving artists based in the North just what they need. Jack Welsh speaks to the people involved about how more responsive relationships between institutions […]

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Feature: Super Slow Way

November 13, 2015

Commissioned Writing, Essays

Feature: Super Slow Way

My feature on Super Slow Way, commissioned by CVAN as part of its #writecritical programme, has been published on The Double Negative. Read it here. Image:  Stephen Turner’s Exbury Egg, western red cedar, marine ply, recycled wood, resin  and perspex, 6m x 3m, 2014, courtesy the artist and The Artists Agency.  

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CVAN Feature: Simeon Barclay

July 21, 2015

Commissioned Writing

CVAN Feature: Simeon Barclay

In today’s fast-paced digital society, what role does the humble postcard play? As people increasingly use smartphones and apps such as Facebook and Instagram to capture and circulate their own recreational imagery, have postcards simply faded to the status of nostalgic relics? Or are they social snapshots, images that capture […]

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