David Blandy is exhibiting at the Bluecoat as part of the Liverpool Biennial, his work is entitled “The search for Mingering Mike”. Mingering Mike is a real character, a real person Mike Stevens who back in the 70’s created his own records and designed his own record sleeves.
David discusses this piece, the search for authenticity, the humorous of his work, alter ego’s and the way you should create yourself everyday. Paul Tarpey got the pleasure of interviewing David. Catch the Search for Mingering Mike at the Bluecoat until 30 November 2008.
This is possibly the best exhibit in the Liverpool Biennial so if you haven’t seen it yet then see it now.