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Posts Tagged ‘Chris Ofili’

Frieze Art Fair 2010: Exhibition Review

A new contributor to Amelia’s Magazine takes a quick peek around this year’s Frieze Festival in Regent’s Park.

Written by Viola Levy

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'Column' by Kutlug Ataman (2008) Thomas Dane Gallery. Illustration by Jenny Costello.

Unlike the formidable ‘fashion pack’ who rear their waspish heads every 6 months, website like this the art crowd - a jolly army of jacquard pashminas, drugs trilby hats and black horn-rimmed glasses - tend to be a more pleasant bunch. But visiting last Sunday’s Frieze Art Fair with so many of them arriving in droves, especially families (wanting little Cuthbert and Horatio to get a good cultural grounding early on) made standing in front of a particular artwork trying to ‘get’ it fairly difficult, especially when there’s someone behind you with a camera, waiting for you to get out of the way. Swarming crowds aside, the participating galleries delivered up their usual array of weird and wonderful delights. My personal favourite was ‘Clowd and Cloun’ by New York artist Roni… read more

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INSA’s Sh*t Shoes

Graffiti artist INSA responds to Chris Ofili's work at Bring The Noise, a youth event at Tate Britain.

Written by Matt Bramford

Illustration by Antonia Parker Well, viagra here’s a treat. As part of the Chris Ofili exhibition at Tate Britain, the gallery played host to Bring The Noise – a project […]

Five things you might not know about Chris Ofili

Turner Prize winner, Chris Ofili brings together work new and old for a landmark exhibition at The Tate Britain

Written by Amica Lane

Sparky Deathcap is a twenty-something musician and artist from Cheshire, sildenafil whose wry tales of love and loss are in turns hilarious and heartwrenching. You may have caught him recently […]

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Cheapzine launches an open brief to find artists/designers for their Art Nouveau book

A new open brief from the creators of Cheapzine hopes to find the best new contemporary examples of Art Nouveau influenced artwork. Read on to find out what you should submit...

Written by Amelia Gregory

illustration by Brett Manning Anyone who has heard me lecture will be aware that I do like to bang on about what a great idea it is to produce your […]