Archive for the ‘Exhibition’ Category

Jeff Keen

Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

Rayday, 1968 – 1976

Last night I went to see a live performance of Jeff Keen’s films at the Tate Modern Tanks. I particularly enjoyed the large cylindrical screen that you could sit inside of and see multiple films playing at once. Good stuff.

 

Infinity Mirror Room

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012


Went to see the Yayoi Kusama exhibition at the Tate Modern yesterday and since standing inside the “Infinity Mirrored Room” I have become obsessed with the concept of one day creating my own…

Postmodernism

Friday, October 7th, 2011

On Wednesday I went to Postmodernism: Style and Subversion – 1970-1990 at the V&A, nere are some of my favourite things from the exhibition.

Ray Petri ‘The Harder They Come, The Better” 1985

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Neneh Cherry – Buffalo Stance, 1988

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Grandmaster flash, clip from Wildstyle, 1983

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Devo – Whip It, 1980 – ‘Energydome’ hats by Gerald Casale

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Klaus Nomi – Lightning Strikes, 1982 – I was particularly impressed with his suit, which they had on display.

Grace Jones Maternity Dress, Jean Paul Goude, 1979

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Venus In Furs, from Because We Must – Charles Atlas, 1979. Outfits by Leigh Bowery & Mr Pearl

Laurie Anderson – Big Science, 1982

Kraftwerk – Man Machine, 1978

Buzzcocks – Orgasm Addict, 1977

Karl Lagerfeld in his Memphis Furnished apartment in Monte Carlo, 1981. Photo by Jacques Schumacher

Portland Building – Michael Graves, 1985

Mercedes Coffin, Samuel Kane Kwesi – Ghana 1993

ISYS X TATE BRITAIN

Friday, September 30th, 2011

ISYS will be showing some videos at the Tate Britain tomorrow. Click here for more info – LOUD TATE: UNDERWORLD

Figures & Fictions

Sunday, April 10th, 2011

FIGURES & FICTIONS: CONTEMPORARY SOUTH AFRICAN PHOTOGRAPHY

New exhibition at the V&A museum opening 12 April 2011, including work from Pieter Hugo, Kudzanai Chiurai (‘Untitled I’, 2009, above), ¬†David Goldblatt, Zanele Muholi and many more.