Dear Reader

It’s always a delight when Dear Reader find themselves in our city and this Saturday, they’ll be playing a show at artSPACE. We managed to get Luke Smith to fire off a couple questions to Cherilyn Neilson about what they’ve been been up to,¬†loss of faith¬†and how the latest album, Idealistic Animals, has been recieved.   DIY: Close to 8 months since you last graced our shores. What have you and Dear Reader been up to during... Read More

Phoneography

Last Monday saw artSPACE showcasing an exhibition that drew more controversy than it probably deserved: Phoneography. An exhibition of photos taken with cellphones. Russell Grant weighs in on the “Is it art?” discussion and picks his favourite exhibits of the night.   Days before the Phoneography event even opened at Artspace internet art critics were lambasting it for its lack of artistic merit. Not even one blurry iPhone photo... Read More