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i tweet, therefore, i am

i tweet therefore i am – Inspired by Barbara Kruger 

In a world where social media has become a huge impact on many people’s lives, those without may feel like they are missing out. 24 more words

Photography

In Defence of Almost Famous

Almost Famous, a burger bar in Leeds, has painted over the walls of their women’s toilets after they were branded misogynistic by customers. They were originally decorated with a list of common insecurities such as “I wish I wasn’t pear shaped” and “My boobs are too small”, which food writer Helen Graves called a “kind of pathetic woman-bashing” … 849 more words

Almost Famous

Barbara Kruger at Modern Art Oxford

Barbara Kruger’s name first cropped up in my art history module at Banbury OCVC. A fleeting photo of a billboard, included in a lesson about pop art & post modernism; I was intrigued by the idea of public art that made a statement. 678 more words

Visual Art

If You Can't Feel It, It Must Be Real: Second Thoughts About The Lego Movie

Our toddler didn’t like The Lego Movie. I’ve learned over time that there’s really no better barometer for how I’ll end up feeling about a lot of things.   629 more words

Movies

Shepard Fairey | Artist, Activist, & Founder of Obey Clothing

by Victoria Herrera

From Andre to Obama, Shepard Fairey’s work definitely sticks in the minds of this generation- with no wheat paste necessary. STATUS talks to the founder of OBEY GIANT, and dives deeper into what his art is all about. 2,359 more words

Victoria Herrera