How to be a punk poet In celebration of World Poetry Day this month, artist Robert Montgomery tells us how to use words as a two-finger salute to authority In a world that feels more out of control every day, Robert Montgomery’s work is more poignant and necessary than ever. Using the environment that surrounds … More ‘How to be a punk poet’, a Dazed & Confused article about Scottish conceptual artist Robert Montgomery
The Myth and Pre-history of the Silent Western The years that bridge the end of the Civil War in 1865 with the closing of the West in the early 1890s are of vital significance to the American psyche. During these years, the last vestiges of the Great Indian Nations crumbled and America, bustling with the … More The Myth and Pre-history of the Silent Western
This map, created by John B. Spark and first published by Rand McNally in 1931, features 4000 years of the entire world’s history while showing the relative power of contemporary states, nations and empires, for viewers to see “the big picture”.
This is a picture of an artwork by Mr Brainwash. The American street artist, made famous thanks to the film “Exit through the giftshop”, directed by his fellow artist, the British Banksy, painted this mural in Los Angeles, right next to his studio. It represents Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr and Barack Obama, portrayed … More Mr Brainwash’s mural painting