October, 2010

What I Found When Searching For Dara Birnbaum

Looking for Dara Birnbaum’s Technology/Transformation: Wonder Woman – which is being screened at the Tate next week, I found a You Tube cache of Wonder Woman spins … hypnotic!

Design Criminals

Here are some details about the show I curated at the MAK, Vienna which is on until the 14th November. The exhibition is a challenge to a new generation of Austrian designers to engage with the Viennese discourse around “ornament and crime”. Asked to work with everyday decorative acts like cake decoration, tattooing and hairdressing—Loosian […]

Corporate Mountains

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Adding Confusion to Complexity And Contradiction (in Belgium)

Tomorrow night I’ll be in Belgium  kicking off the Auditorium 2010/2011 series of talks on architecture, urban planning and design with a lecture titled  ‘Adding Confusion to Complexity And Contradiction’. It’s at STUK kunstencentrum, Naamsestraat 96, Leuven at 8pm. If you’re hanging around the Low Countries at a loose end, would be great to see you there. […]