In line with the John Cage’s dictum that ‘Beauty is underfoot whenever we take the trouble to look’ and not in the relentless cycle of consumption, Hammond has always been attracted to the “gutter and the crummy parts of town”- finding beauty in derelict buildings and run-down amusement arcades and fairgrounds. 911 more words
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I found the room of dead bodies the most unsettling from this exhibition, so returned to look at the pieces more closely. I think this exhibition both forces you to consider your own mortality, but also examine what you consider to be “art”. 342 more words
I wrote this over at Fashion Capital today, so check it out if you’d like!