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Fail to Succeed

Fail to Succeed

We gave a short ‘motivational’ talk at this years Small Publishers Fair in London, entitled “Fail to Succeed”. The talk developed from our book The Rebel(s), which is based on Tony Hancock’s 1961 film The Rebel, which explores what it’s like to be an artist.         Here’s an excerpt from the talk: […]

Failing to Succeed

We gave a short ‘motivational’ talk at this years Small Publishers Fair in London, entitled “Fail to Succeed”. The talk developed from our book The Rebel(s), which is based on Tony Hancock’s 1961 film The Rebel, which explores what it’s like to be an artist.     Here’s an excerpt from the talk And here […]

Glenn Holman presents The Rebel(s) at Turn The Page

Using a specially constructed Rebels devotional object and a cardboard Andy Parsons, Glenn presented The Rebel(s), or ‘it’s a sign of true greatness when nobody buys your work’ at Turn The Page in Norwich. Glenn’s presentation is part of an ongoing series of events we are staging in 2018 to explore themes emerging from The […]

Floating World at Turn The Page Artists Book Fair 2018

Floating World will be taking part in Turn The Page Artists Book Fair 2018 MAY 25th and 26th 10.00am-5.00pm at The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich NR2 1BH We will be showing a selection of books, and will be launching a new publication by Glynis Candler, entitled ‘Remnant’ Glenn Holman will be presenting: ‘The Rebel(s) or […]

The Rebel(s) at Winchester School of Art and Floating World at Pages, The Leeds International Contemporary Artists’ Book Fair

On Thursday the 1st of March we will be staging the first of our Rebels Days. Hosted by Winchester School of Art. Our theme for the day is: It Might Be Just a Coloured Splodge to You Mate… which will investigate ideas of appropriation, originality, style and content within contemporary practice and how these themes are […]

How we made The Rebel(s) ... and a little bit about why too.

How we made The Rebel(s) … and a little bit about why too.

Thanks to VAI for inviting us to write about our book The Rebel(s) in this months Visual Artists’ News Sheet. We have written the piece in the same conversational style as the book and hopefully it explains some of the thinking behind the project. It’s out now, if you’re not in Ireland we can send […]

The Rebel(s) launch at The Small Publishers Fair, London

This weekend we launched The Rebel(s) at the Small Publisher’s Fair Conway Hall London. We had a great response to the book and to the associated artworks we displayed alongside it. On Saturday we presented an excerpt from the book as part of a programme of readings presented by John Macdowall and organised by Helen […]

The Rebel(s) has arrived!

The Rebel(s) has arrived!

We have set up in Conway Hall with our new books. We’ll be here from 11 – 7pm today, Friday the 10 and tomorrow Saturday the 11th.

The Rebel(s) at The Small Publishers Fair 2017

         

Sarah Carne’s new project, ‘You are Welcome’ at Tate Exchange

You are Welcome is a 4 week participatory event at Tate Exchange, Tate Modern Thursday – Sunday 12.00 – 18.00 devised by artist Sarah Carne I was invited to curate Tate Exchange* as a space for the audience to reflect on ideas explored there during previous programming but I knew it also had to be […]