Phil Collins: Marxism today

04.02.11
There would not have been a more fitting way to mark the end of an era for the BFI gallery than its latest and last ever exhibition. Going out with a bang, the BFI Gallery last night opened its doors for the private view of the exhibition Phil Collins: Marxism Today. Packed out with many people who were appreciating the great work installed this time ...
It’s not a rip off, it’s a homage

01.06.10
Magnetic Movie, Semiconductor, 'homaged' in a recent IBM commercial Art has always influenced commercial creatives, and artists have often drawn on – appropriated, even – other parts of culture. It’s complicated. On the one hand, freedom of expression, and opposition to the strictures of copyright. On the other, things can get nasty, with all too frequent tales of artist and independent filmmakers being called up by ...