Monday, December 10, 2012

Misery Connoisseur- Issue 1


I'm happy to be a contributor to Issue 1 of MISERY CONNOISSEUR~~ a new artists' publication that exists in glossy tactile print pages only. It is the brainchild of Betsy Lundquist, Rowena Harris, and Emma Hunt. Buy it and add it to your collection of amazing irreplaceable and wondrous things.

Launch party~~ December 14th at X Marks The B√łkship in London.



Misery Connoisseur collects the scrapings of a post-cynical generation and smears it on gloss 
- Richard Parry, The Hayward Gallery

MC is a bi-annual glossy magazine art publication that curates the visual and theoreticalartwork musings of up to 30 creative practitioners in print only.
MC Online showcases 30-second adverts video commissions from featured artists within the magazine. Skype becomes the template fictional toolbox to transmute the recorded image.
MC Live operates between the lines. The launch event provides a space to act out the private view. Leading up to each issue contributors to the magazine perform negotiate their work outside the confines of the printed page.
MC team – Rowena Harris, Michael Heilgemeir, Emma Hunt and Betsy Lundquist.
Advisory Board – Richard Parry, Malcolm Garrett, Justin Hammond.
Misery Connoisseur is supported by public funding from the Arts Council England