At the Janus Point

To the best of my knowledge it is generally considered that January takes its name from Janus, the Roman God of beginnings, gates, transitions etc. So like everyone else that writes about stuff (their own, or others) on the internet, I’m taking this early January opportunity to describe both what I’ve done in 2016 and whatContinue reading “At the Janus Point”

Nowhere Better Than This Place

Last Saturday I went to an exhibition at the Royal Hibernian Academy in Dublin where I saw Untitled, 1989/1990 by artist Felix Gonzalez-Torres, a piece consisting of two large stacks of paper with the sentence Somewhere better than this place printed on one, Nowhere better than this place printed on the other. It certainly was foodContinue reading “Nowhere Better Than This Place”