This piece was written in response to a brief titled 'Substantiate'. The following story is how I interpreted the theme through an exploration of the cliche as a kind of empty substantiation. Take the potion and throw it out the window. Launch it from the arm of a lonely man with a blue guitar who … Continue reading Love Story Draft #16
This piece was originally published in 'Propland: Reprogramming Television Centre', 2018 With a white ribbon of writing wrapped around its glass facade, the show home for Television Centre is encased in glass, sitting like an unopened present across from Wood Lane tube station, sunlight streaming through its walls on cloudless days. Television returns to television … Continue reading Through the Viewing House
This was an experimental catalogue essay written on the video artist Omer Fast, attempting to replicate Fast’s exploration on the themes of memory, re-enactment and repetition through the structure and style of the writing. -Omer Fast is dead. This is a fact I discovered hidden within the first few pages of In Memory, a catalogue … Continue reading Re-collecting Omer Fast
This piece was written in response to a brief on ‘Attention’. It describes a moment where I find myself paying attention not only to a subject (techno music) but also attempts to explore the act of writing attentively. Coffee grinding, forks scraping, kids crying, doors opening. Doors closing. Sirens interjecting without prompt, piercing reminders of … Continue reading Attention!