BIENNIAL, POST 3. I CURATE MY OWN BIENNIAL OF QUIRKY LIVERPOOL PHOTOGRAPHS AND THE NON RE-USE OF UNUSED SPACES.BY STEVEN BENSON

Grim; this was the official Independents Biennial; "The Brink"
Grim; this was the official Independents Biennial; “The Brink”

Who has the power to curate?

Musical Lampshade, Mello Mello; this is certainly art!
Musical Lampshade, Mello Mello; this is certainly art!
Notice of closure
Notice of closure. You can see the famous spectres of Bold Street; remember, this shop was the ghostly remains of Cripps dressmakers

 

What will happen to this beautiful former Bookshop, ex Waterstones, Bold Street
What will happen to this beautiful former Bookshop, ex Waterstones, Bold Street
There, once, was the cute Costa Coffee, in former Waterstone's, Bold Street
There, once, was the cute Costa Coffee, in former Waterstone’s, Bold Street

 

Typing misty, time-ridden scripts, Mello Mello
Typing misty, time-ridden scripts, Mello Mello
The reeling of time has stopped here; but it reels ruthlessly outside this tape recorder, Mello Mello
The reeling of time has stopped here; but it reels ruthlessly outside this tape recorder, Mello Mello
Why isn't this in the Official/Indie Biennial?;street art, Slater Street
Why isn’t this in the Official/Indie Biennial?;street art, Slater Street
Rural, with urban intervention
Rural, with urban intervention
Mello Mello; open for a few more months; what then?
Mello Mello; open for a few more months; what then?
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Published by: decayetude

ENTHUSIASMS: CLASSICAL MUSIC, ESPECIALLY OBSCURE ROMANTIC COMPOSERS; BACH/HANDEL LITERATURE, ESPECIALLY THOUGHTFUL, WELL-WRITTEN(STYLISTICALLY)NOVELS W G SEBALD WALTER BENJAMIN THEODOR ADORNO(JUST BEGINNING!) AESTHETIC PHILOSOPHY GAY MEN'S WRITING;QUEER THEORY STIMULATING DISCUSSIONS(EMOTIONALLY AND INTELLECTUALLY) GOOD RICH THICK ESPRESSO MICHAEL PONTI SPRITUALITY/LIFE'S "AURA"(BENJAMIN), WHATEVER TRANSCENDENTAL THING YOU WANT TO CALL THIS MEMORY-the elusiveness thereof. LOST TIME AND AN ATTEMPT AT ITS REDEMPTION(NON THEISTICALLY/RELIGIOUSLY)

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