Intentions and Actions

Following the conference Social Intentions held in 2016, CCA: Glasgow will be publishing a book, entitled Forms of Action, that brings together texts by a variety of contributors on different interpretations and artistic practices that can be called social. Curator Viviana Checchia’s introduction will be accompanied by contributions from Stephanie Smith, Agnieszka Kilian, Haizea Barcenilla and Silvia Franceschini. TheContinue reading “Intentions and Actions”

Olivia Plender – Rise Early, Be Industrious

Off to print this week is also the book I’ve been working on with artist Olivia Plender and designer Nuno Luz: Rise Early, Be Industrious. Although it relates to exhibitions at three UK institutions and the texts commissioned (before I became involved) talk about artworks in them, in the process of looking at the material available inContinue reading “Olivia Plender – Rise Early, Be Industrious”

Olivia Plender book

I have been invited to work with Olivia Plender on a book that brings together newly commissioned texts, edited conversations, existing texts and excerpts, as well as her own reflections and comments on her wide-ranging practice and previously published writings by her and about her work by others. The book follows the exhibition ‘Olivia Plender: Rise Early, Be Industrious’,Continue reading “Olivia Plender book”