Writing on the Wall Event – Wednesday 19th May 2010
Art and rebellion – Stewart Home and David Jacques (Short-listed for the Liverpool Art Prize 2010)
Stewart Home is an artist, theorist and writer whose oeuvre covers non-fiction work on utopianism, situationism, psychogeography and punk rock, and a diverse range of experimental popular novels with titles including, 69 Things to do with a Dead Princess.
Stewart, will be reading from his 1991 book Defiant Pose and his recently released novel Blood Rites of the Bourgeoisie.
Dave Jacques is a Liverpool-born artist whose work focuses on hidden histories and the struggles of ordinary and extraordinary people. With ‘Stereoviews to the World’ Dave presents his latest work, an enigmatic experiment with the centres and peripheries of human vision with a series of eye-bending ‘stereoviews’, images designed for the cross-eyed and curious.
Blackburne House, Hope Street, L8 7PE
Entry: £3/£2 concessions
Payable on the door