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Theaster Gates: "Social Practice installation artist"

Theaster Gates  is an American “Social Practice installation artist.” He was born in Chicago, Illinois, where he still lives and works. Gates’ work has been shown at major museums and galleries internationally and deals with issues of urban planning, religious space, and craft. 338 more words

Music

Is This Art? Plate Convergences by Theaster Gates

(from a piece in the Oxford’s independent student newspaper ‘Cherwell’)

Theaster Gates is an American artist whose popularity is rapidly growing. His first major work, … 652 more words

Two poems by Andrew F Giles

A battlefield of lovers

I love authority & it loves me: my slippery womb, come
soon with your jovial control – it’s my choice

& even my words seem spoken by my own voice. 294 more words

Poetry

Sanctum: Pieces of 552 Hours

http://sanctumbristol.com/

Same place. Always different.

Ancient stone. Re found wood. Evanescent sound.

Sanctuary. Ark. Bubble.

Repetition.  Familiarity. Difference.

Same place. Always different.

The first time… 1,348 more words

Sanctum

#sanctumbristol Gospel Blues

Just got in from a 4 am 2 hour reading & discussion about Place Waste Dissent . . .  met some lovely people in pre-dawn ghostly atmosphere at Sanctum, Temple Church, Bristol. 12 more words

Paul Hawkins

#sanctumbristol Gospel Blues

Just got in from a 4 am 2 hour reading & discussion about Place Waste Dissent . . .  met some lovely people in pre-dawn ghostly atmosphere at Sanctum, Temple Church, Bristol. 12 more words

Place Waste Dissent