Tag: Art


Forgetting Mechanisms

I recently posted the opening clip for the cult movie Paris, Texas, directed by Wim Wenders and written by Sam Shepard, on the RECURSIVE blog in response to something I read from Difference and Repetition by Gilles Deleuse, “For it is perhaps habit which manages to “draw” something new from a repetition contemplated from without. With habit, we act only on the condition that there is a little Self within us which contemplates: it is this which extracts the new – in other... Read More

When do you take warning from your habits?

I’m a terrible creature of habit. I like my routines because they free up brain space for more important stuff – the stuff where I can be really creative and unpredictable. Mostly, I live in harmony with my habits, enjoying their usefulness and the comfort they bring, but there have been times when my habits have given me cause for alarm. This is the topic of the latest RECURSIVE post: Where does it turn? Discussion topic 3: WHEN DO YOU TAKE WARNING FROM A HABIT? Pop... Read More

RECURSIVE on Repetition

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I’m very pleased to say 1) I have a new project in the works and 2) Art Pie is again media sponsor! This project is smaller in scale than This ‘Me’ of Mine, but just as interesting. RECURSIVE explores the inner repetitive thought processes, both ones we’re aware of and ones we’re not. The works in the exhibition show evidence of this recursive thinking in action through the work. My goal for the blogsite is to create a place to discuss what repetition... Read More

Urban Barrier

Naerly buffed by Ben Oakley gallery

Click to enlarge Ben Oakley and No Format Gallery present a new show of over 40 artists helping everyone get into the Christmas spirit! Opening preview night Friday 7 December from 5.30pm til late at No Format Gallery. With an array of ‘urban’ work by artists such as Guy Denning, Ray Richardson, David Bray, Static, RYCA, Pam Glew, Carne Griffiths and more there should be an arty treat for everyones stocking. Ben Oakley says: “come along its going to be a right... Read More


VETA GORNER at the BEN OAKLEY GALLERY, Greenwich Preview Evening 9th November 2012, 6.30pm – 9.30pm A fresh and exciting solo exhibition of new works by Veta Gorner. Veta is a multi-instrumentalist high quality Printmaker. Using her own Press she creates unique etchings, lithographs drypoint, screenprints, colographs and processes that have not even been named yet. Technically excellent her works are strong in colour and delicate in content, they carry a dense raw energy... Read More