Monthly Archives: February 2011

Screw You Andrew Myers

Andrew Myers unique selling point as a sculptor is that he creates large scale portraitures using screws. A meticulous and time consuming process, Myers starts by drilling around 8’000 to 10,000 holes on a plywood panel base. He places pages from a telephone book on the panel then draws out a face and attaches the […]

Animal Kingdom

Animal Kingdom is out this Friday (February 25  2011). For more, check the Official website. My Interview with the director David Michôd can be accessed at Don’t Panic Magazine The depiction of the criminal underworld has been underrepresented in Australian cinema compared to its US, French, Japanese and even its British counterparts. This may have […]

North African Dissent

“Nothing goes off suddenly; even the earthquakes set in motion from the depth of the earth to the rooftops of villages.” Mourid Barghouti. Palestinian poet. Over 41 years ago in Czechoslovakia, 20 year old Czech student Jan Palach set himself on fire as part of a suicide pact to protest against Soviet invasion, which had […]