Exhibition Reviews

BANN – A Comment on Human Behaviour

October 20, 2013 // 0 Comments

 BANN A review of German artist Nina Könnemann’s 2012 film, which is on display in the Ikon, Birmingham, until 10th November 2013. //A man stares vacantly, cigarette in hand, finger tapping. tap tap tap Inhale break   Exhale break   Empty [...]

The Chase and the Ambush

April 8, 2013 // 0 Comments

‘THUGS’ ‘HOOLIGANS’ ‘ANARCHISTS’ ‘MINDLESS YOBS’ ‘TERRORISTS’ – These are just some of the terms used by the media to describe the participants of the 2011 riots.  The riots that were born out of resentment, sparked [...]

The Artist is Present

December 8, 2012 // 6 Comments

Marina is a performance artist who dedicates her life to her work. At 63 years old she is still pushing her mental and physical health to the extreme, undertaking a gruelling 3 month performance that is documented throughout the film. Bradshaw, [...]