Saturday, 24 January 2009

Ryo Sehata, sculptor


I interviewed “Cellotape Artist” Ryo Sehata on January 11, 2009 at the Nerima Art Museum in Tokyo. We spoke through an interpreter, museum curator. Hiroko Ono for over an hour, during which the artist demonstrated his technique.

Monday, 5 January 2009

Jim Lambie, conceptual artist


In December 2008, while he was introducing his new show at Tokyo's Hara museum, I buttonholed the artist Jim Lambie. This is the tapescript of our brief and not very profound exchange. And, no, that is NOT a blood-soaked mattress hanging from the wall.