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Mood board: No Mythologies To Follow

A few favorite tokens for bravery. A few spells against feeling overwhelmed by the big bad world. A couple lullabies in case sleep is postponed due to existential crisis. 566 more words

Barbara Kruger

2/7/2014

Today was the ‘taster day’ for year 6s at school, so naturally I had to go in with little sister et al. Apart from being repeatedly shouted at for simply being there by one teacher and sharing a joke with the headteacher, it was a rather normal day. 86 more words

Barbara Kruger in Conversation at Modern Art Oxford_June 27 2014

On 27 June, 2014, Barbara Kruger gave a talk in conversation with Iwona Blazwick, Director of the Whitechapel Gallery, who is also a friend and professional colleague of Kruger’s since the early 1980s, when she gave the artist her first museum show at the ICA, London. 184 more words

Art

This concerted attempt to erase the responsibilities of thought and volition from our daily lives has produced a nation of couched-out soft touches, easily riled by the most cynically vacuous sloganeering and handily manipulated by the alibis of “morality” and false patriotism.

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