Polly Bagnall at The Other Art Fair

I was asked to do a performance for The Other Art Fair this April 26th and 27th 2013. I have devised an interactive drawing event ‘Traffic’. My starting point was a wish to track and record the ordinary passage of people across a walkway in the main hall. In common with much of my work […]

The Bride and the Bachelors: Duchamp with Cage, Cunningham, Rauschenberg and Johns. Barbican Art gallery 14th February – 8th June 2013 Mise en scène by Philippe Parreno

Starting on Valentine’s Day, The Bride and the Bachelors is the ultimate love affair for contemporary artists. Marcel Duchamp taught us to think differently about art. Duchamp, master of the ready-made, gave the western art world the possibility that ‘art’ need not be so distinct from ‘life’. Some of his found objects are on display […]