ReviewDIY Summer at Site
August 24, 2011
Screen printing, collaging, crockery, tree-rubbing and parties – opening with a Zine Library over 200 copies deep! Site Gallery, Sheffield offers a creative outlet for late summer
ReviewThe shadow of the valley
August 8, 2011
South Square Gallery becomes home and studio for Leeds-based artist Alfie Strong, camping out for a month in the gallery’s first ever artist’s residency
ProfileProfile #2: Our Favourite Places
July 12, 2011
A guide book made by designers for people of taste.
ReviewHow to paint an apocalypse
July 11, 2011
John Martin, the lesser known painter of apocalyptic sensations comes to Sheffield, and proves his historic influence.
July 7, 2011
Constellation: a group or cluster of related things. Stars forming a recognisable pattern. In Cornerhouse’s Constellation exhibition, a cluster of four artists’ work impose an idea of transience, ephemerality and the impermanency of movement.
June 20, 2011
Liverpool John Moores’ aptly named degree show is a highly professional group production.
ReviewWhat We Buy
May 31, 2011
A publication documenting goods costing £1 or less.
May 22, 2011
From gasmasks to bird eggs, 10,000 artefacts in an educational archive in Holbeck are scrutinised by artists at Project Space Leeds
ReviewtUnE-yArDs – w h o k i l l
April 20, 2011
In w h o k i l l we have a case of sonic multiple personality. I wouldn’t say ‘disorder’, since beyond a determined veering from convention there’s nothing awry in the outcome.
ReviewMazes – A Thousand Heys
April 14, 2011
Okay, so there isn’t a whole lot new about Mazes. They’re based in London, but they could easily convince you that they’re from the same Californian noise pop scene as No Age and Wavves. A Thousand Heys is full of sunny riffs that inject punk ideology into lo-fi indie, showing Mazes to be pretty close descendents of Pavement and early-REM. ‘Boxing Clever’ in particular sounds as though it’s been mooching off of Stephen Malkmus’ stash.