TBurnsArts Weekly | BACK TO (a better) BLACK with Stuart Semple
Stuart Semple releases ‘a better BLACK’ and declares a colour amnesty with Anish Kapoor
BLACK v1.0 (beta) is the flattest, mattest, blackest art material on the planet – and it is available worldwide for £16.99 exclusively from www.culturehustle.com
Today British artist Stuart Semple announced his latest creation in the ongoing colour war with Anish Kapoor, releasing a beta-version of his ‘better’ BLACK – which as a coating creates a phenomenal ‘black hole’ effect, with results almost precisely those of the ‘world’s blackest black’ – VantaBlack.
TBurnsArts Weekly | March On, Strong Women
A week on from Trump’s inauguration and the global triumph of The Women’s March – which saw as many as 4,600,000 take to the streets worldwide – discussions continue to spark.
In the art world, can we hope for some positive shifts? With Maria Balshaw taking the helm of the Tate in June, making her the first female director of arguably the most heavyweight art institution in the country, can we see this as the start of things to come?
VICE Creators Project – read the full article HERE
News in full RIGHT HERE.
Image: Fellow Travellers (c) Liane Lang
Mounted by naked vandals and reduced to disembodied moustaches: artist Liane Lang explores how history reshapes the monuments of once-powerful leaders…..[READ FULL ARTICLE HERE]
Written for Libertine Magazine by Tani Burns, April 2015