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NEW: Centre of Attention Lecture at the public theoretical symposium Reality Manifestos, curated by Dimitrina Sevova at Kunsthalle Exnergasse in collaboration with the Postgraduate Program in Curating, Zurich, 2012

 

talks radio screenings

 

publications

 

List of Catalogues, Magazines and sound CDs to order
The Centre of Attention Magazine 1 (99-00) is also online

Boyle Family
London Sound Study available online

Marco Livingstone
House of O'Dwyer: this year's model online

Ken Friedman
52 Events (pdf)
Fluxus Performance Workbook (pdf with Owen Smith and Lauren Sawchyn)
Friedman the Fluxus Years by Peter Frank

   
  articles and writing
   
action

Action Diana in MODERN PAINTERS, METRO, Liverpool.com and artinliverpool.com; in THE BUTEMAN and the SUNDAY EXPRESS; THE GUARDIAN (1, 2 and 3), e-flux, LIVERPOOL DAILY POST, ARTY, HOTLINE MAGAZINE and ARTFORUM's best of 2009

   
ads

advertisements in CONTEMPORARY MAGAZINE (1, 2 and 3); and ART REVIEW

 
 
always

The Centre of Attention in the Venice Biennale 2005 (Always a little further)
THE FINANCIAL TIMES, THE DAILY TELEGRAPH, ARTFORUM (May 05), ART FORUM (Sept 05), ART IN AMERICA, TIME OUT, CONTEMPORARY MAGAZINE, THE TIMES, AFTERIMAGE and on the INTERNET PRESS (1 and 2). LA REPUBBLICA, more REPUBBLICA, IL MANIFESTO, L'UNITA, LIBERAZIONE, THE LION, LA GAZZETTA DELL'ETNA, VANITY FAIR ITALIA, ARTECONTEXTO, FRANCE 2, LE MONDE, LE FIGARO MAGAZINE, LE NOUVEL OBSERVATEUR, El PAIS, ABC, AL DIA, EESTI EKSPRESS, SEKCJA MAGAZYN, CURIERUL NATIONAL, REVISTA 22, RUSSKIALBUM, BIELER TAGSBLATT, NETZMAGAZIN, DIE FURCHE, FINNISH ART REVIEW and essays by ALISON LEVY and JOHANNES STAHL

 

 

argent
lunettes rouges blog and POPTRONICS
 
 
baroque

Baroque Povera in FLUX, UPSIDE MAGAZINE, MOMUS' blog and THE GUARDIAN

 
 
beckford

To predict the future you must change the past: PROGRAMME, BIG ISSUE REVIEW and PUBLIC RESPONSE

 
 
black

Eileen Perrier's Black Hair and Beauty in the BIG ISSUE

 
 
centre

The Centre of Attention in GUARDIAN NEWSPAPER, ART REVIEW, A-N MAGAZINE, A-N MAGAZINE ('Curated Space'), CHANNEL 4, CAPRI, ARTY, FLUX MAGAZINE (1 and 2) and animate's APEngine

 
 
curators

Featuring in the EVENING STANDARD; The Curators in U_SPOT and VILLAGE VOICE; curatorial practices generally in this extract from SEVOVA/KESSI and CHRISTOPHER A LEWIS essay

 
 
cuttings

Early cuttings from various sources 1 and 2

 
 
demand

On Demand in FRIEZE MAGAZINE, THE GUARDIAN, THE TIMES, COURRIER INTERNATIONAL, and on the WEB

 
 
eastend

Josie McCoy in THE GUARDIAN, DAILY STAR and HACKNEY GAZETTE

 
 
email art

EMail Art exhibition in DESIGN WEEK, HOT TICKETS, THE HACKNEY GAZETTE, ART REVIEW, TIME OUT, METRO, MUTE MAGAZINE and in French paper LIBERATION. Paper from JP FOURMENTRAUX. Mail Art in ART MONTHLY and online discussion with the CONFERENCE DES ECOLES D'ART EN RESEAU and essay by JESSICA FOOTE

 
 
embedded

The Centre of Attention bed-in in 10 MAGAZINE, THE ART NEWSPAPER, LE MONDE, THE MIAMI NEW TIMES, THE SUN POST and PALM BEACH DAILY NEWS

 
 
fast

fast and loose (my dead gallery) in ARTFORUM's BEST OF 2006, FRIEZE, ART ON PAPER (pdf), ART PAPERS, NY ARTS MAGAZINE, GARAGELAND and on the WEB

 
 
fluxus

Ken Friedman in the GUARDIAN GUIDE and in KULTUREFLASH and FLAVORPILL

 
 
franko b

Franko B in SLEAZENATION and ZING MAGAZINE

 

 

gemeinschaft
Gemeinschaft und gesellschaft in OMSKONST
 
 
genesis

Candy Factory: Eric Heist and Genesis P-Orridge in FLUX MAGAZINE (1 and 2), SLEAZENATION (1 and 2), THE TIMES, TIME OUT, ARTSWORLD TV and METRO

 
 
istanbul

Kugu Sarkisi (Swansong) in YAPI, THE NEW ANATOLIAN, THE CYPRUS OBSERVER, RADIKAL, DIE TAGESZEITUNG, MODERN PAINTERS, TIME OUT ISTANBUL, RADIKAL and MAISON

 
 
international

International Art Blog in FLASH ART ITALIA, THE GUARDIAN, in CONTEMPORARY AESTHETICS and on the WEB

 
 
kunsthalle

La Discorde (Zwietracht) in GRAFIK

 
 
limerick

Stella in THE LIMERICK POST , THE IRISH DAILY STAR, THE IRISH SUN, THE IRISH INDEPENDENT, IRISH TIMES, IRISH EXAMINER, CIRCA, CREATIVE WEEK, RTE TV (video file), LOCAL ADS and LIMERICK.COM

 
 
london sound

Boyle Family in THE ART NEWSPAPER, ART AND ARCHITECTURE JOURNAL, and FRONT ROW on BBC RADIO 4 (sound file at 16m41s into the programme)

 
 
magazine

The Centre of Attention Magazine in VOGUE, TEMA CELESTE and ARTY; Fiona Banner in THE GUARDIAN, Magazine 4 in ART MONTHLY

 
 
Milton Keynes

Lost & Found exhibition in THE GUARDIAN

 
 
nature

Naturkabinettet in DAGENS NYHETER (Swedish)

 
 
nicolas schoffer

Nicolas Schöffer in NUMERO MAGAZINE

 
 
oubliettes

Liverpool exhibition in METRO

 
 
paris

Paris Beaux-Arts exhibition: AD and PREVIEW in Art Review, in LIBERATION and LE FIGARO, the CATALOGUE, ARTY, KULTUREFLASH, Evening Standard's METROLIFE, the FIGAROSCOPE, L'OEIL MAGAZINE, TIME OUT, LE PHOTOGRAPHE, ARTPRESS and REZO INTERNATIONAL

 
 
prize

Prize news in ART MONTHLY, TEMA CELESTE 03 and 05, in ART REVIEW; Danny Treacy in ANOTHER MAGAZINE: text and images(1 2 3) and Luke Caulfield in AB

 
 
rotterdam

double entry in a.n. MAGAZINE

 
 
republique

Viva la Republique exhibition in the media: BBC BRAZIL, SüDDEUTSCHE ZEITUNG, TIME OUT, THE GUARDIAN, BIG ISSUE, EAST LONDON ADVERTISER, GUARDIAN GUIDE, HACKNEY GAZETTE, ART REVIEW, BASLER ZEITUNG, SCULPTOR'S SOCIETY OF IRELAND and HOT TICKETS

 
 
sad

So Sad reviewed in THE INDEPENDENT

 
 
sex

Gobbledygook exhibition in the GUARDIAN GUIDE , the LOCAL PAPERS and ARTY

 
 
san francisco

The Center of Attention Search Engine: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE and SAN FRANCISCO WEEKLY

 
 
schwanengesang

Schwanengesang in FRANKFURTER NEUE PRESSE, FRANKFURTER ALLGEMEINE, FRANKFURTER RUNDSCHAU, F PLAN and FRITZ

 
 
sutton scarsdale
The Pavilion of Postcontemporary Curating in THE WORLD OF INTERIORS, ART MONTHLY, GARAGELAND
 
 
things

Nameless in ART MONTHLY

 
 
tomorrow

Gary O'Dwyer exhibition in THE GALLERY CHANNEL

 
 
versus

VS. in Hungary and Thomas Raschke VS Abigail Durrant

 
 
video screenings

The Centre at Shoreditch Church: CONTEMPORARY MAGAZINE, SHOREDITCH MAP, TIME OUT and METRO

 

 

vienna
Swansong (Vienna) in REUTERS (China, world), O GLOBO and 20 MINUTOS
 
 
winnebago

Birmingham performance in ARTSHUB

 
 
worldwide

Worldwidereview reviews JASPER JOFFE