Monthly Archives: December 2012

Catalyst Arts, Belfast, September – December 2012

When Karen Vaughan, Derval FitzGerald and Aine Nic Giolla Coda issued their Invitation to an open discussion on Monday 25th October 1992  the venue was described as Temporary Art Space, Temple Court, North Street (next door to Tourist Information), Belfast. … Continue reading

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DAS 2012

Curated by the talented Dr Angela Halliday, the 48:45 minutes of  digital art raised strongly one question, that of appropriate duration.  It may seem secondary, unnecessary, insufficient issue, in the context of the differences in talent, subject matter, mode of … Continue reading

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Peter Richards

Peter Richards: An Elective Family Tree The Naughton Gallery, Belfast, 30 August – 7 October, 2012 On entry, a large, strange looking assemblage insisted on primacy and intimacy of viewing: Corrective Perspective (2012) allowed one viewer at the time, to … Continue reading

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On Intentions

This year resounds with memories of John Cage. His methodology of posing questions and using chance operation to find answers faced the possibility of infinite number of answers with steady honesty about not knowing. Indeterminacy, Cage writes, is the possibility … Continue reading

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