The Work of Art in Critical Times – Links from Belle's Talk: Running In Circles

Gustav Metzger  – The Art Strike – 1977-1980 http://www.thing.de/projekte/7:9%23/y_Metzger+s_Art_Strike.html Fred Wilson – Mining the Museum, 1992 http://beautifultrouble.org/case/mining-the-museum/ David Darts – Creative Tools 4 Critical Times      ct4ct.com James Balog – Chasing Ice –  www.chasingice.com Mel Chin –  Operation Paydirt/Fundred Dollar Bill Project  – www.fundred.org Center for Tactical Magic – Tactical Ice Cream Unit – www.tacticalmagic.org Máximo…

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Shed On Wheels

[slideshow]   Shed on Wheels designed and built by Belle Benfield and Rufus Maurice for Grow Efford and Take Apart.  SOW is a travelling  meeting, greeting, cooking and education space focusing on local food growing, harvesting and EATING!  It was built in Cornwall on the back of a 1970s electric powered milkfloat.  It is primarily…

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Paint Chart Penryn in the West Briton

Paint Chart Penryn in the West Briton… Note – there’s an  error in the article… we didn’t mix any colours, we worked with exactly what we got given… these are Penryn’s colours – kitchens, hallways, bathrooms, living rooms ….

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Just back from research trip to Portland…

A & B  Annie Lovejoy and myself are creating a song based on the idea of a womens’ sea shanty rooted in Portland.  Its an amazing place with strong quarrying and fishing roots.  We just spent a week following our noses, gathering stories and having conversations with Portlanders and those who have made the island…

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Printshop Poetry @ Caravanserai

Artist in residence at my favourite campsite, Treloan www.coastalfarmholidays.co.uk as part of Caravanserai http://fieldsite.wordpress.com a wonderful creative space based in a caravan!

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Reinvigorated by Residency in Poland

In August, I had a great time collaborating with artists, Abigail Liparoto, Barbara Bargiel and Robert Lang as part of the Hello Collective’s summer studio residencies in Cieplice, Poland.   See www.hellocollective.com (week 4)  for more info.

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