Bob Parks discusses Malevich
Bob Parks, performance artist and usher, discussing a documentary being made about him. Members of the film crew choose their favourite rhythm and blues tracks, and eventually Bob explains Kasimir Malevich with passing reference to George Fullard and Pol Pot. The film; The R&B Feeling will be shown on BBC4 minus one scene proposed by Bob in which he would have mixed his own semen with the ashes of his dead mother. Instead, the ashes were turned into bread and formed in the shape of a cross. Bob has a website, somewhere...
27th June 2014
Space is the Place
Sun Ra would be 100 this year. The Futurists performed Luigi Russolo's Art of Noise at the London Coliseum in 1914 and to honour the centenary, Resonance director Ed Baxter has restaged the concert at the Science Museum. Ed Baxter, Sun Ra and Maurice Seddon were all born on May 22nd. 60 minutes of Sun Ra music including the rarity "I am Strange".
20th June 2014