A few weeks ago, I spent a day with John Fox and Sue Gill at their home on Morecambe Bay.
Community and participatory art has long roots in Britain. Its practice owes much to ideas that were developed in the
‘If art isn’t about people and humanity, then what is it about?’ Hazel Tilley BBC Newsnight The annual Turner Prize,
Is participatory art essentially about artists creating work from the raw material of other people’s life experience? That seems to
‘The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there.’ L.P. Hartley, The Go Between (1953) Part of what
Integrate life and work and friendship. Don’t tie yourself to institutions. Live cheaply and you’ll remain free. And then, do
‘For me It’s an inquiry into an aspect of life that I don’t know about [that] I’m curious about it.