With the art of appropriation of a Richard Prince and the rebelliousness of a Jaime Reid, the contemporaneity of her collages slashes out at celebrity & consumer culture with a sharp eye and gift for juxtaposed compositions united by gaffer tape and marker pen. And scissors and great wit. Cool stuff.
July 2010 Archives
The art of Clunie Reid
July 17, 2010 | 09:12 PM | Permalink
The Whitecross street party
July 14, 2010 | 04:06 PM | Permalink
The ants: China's young educated underclass
"The number of college graduates in China is growing far faster than the number of white-collar jobs in major cities like Beijing and Shanghai. Young people who thought higher education would lead to high-paying jobs and chic apartments are instead cramming by the tens-of-thousands into slums near the IT districts where they seek jobs in computing and programming. The new aspiring professionals are known as "ants" because of both their eagerness to work and a willingness to cram together in poor living conditions."
July 06, 2010 | 06:54 PM | Permalink