Hove Museum and Art Gallery

So, I was under the impression Brighton doesn’t have a great deal to offer in the way of art galleries, though I do have a soft spot for both the Booth Museum, with its weird and wonderful collection of natural history artefacts, and Brighton Museum and Art Gallery (in Pavillion Gardens). However, it would stand … Continue reading

Mui-Chan and the Smoking Elephant

Having been sent home from work early today due to the ‘severe weather conditions’ (i.e. snow) disrupting all transport ever, I ended up scouring the internet for unaffordable toys. I was reminded of the brilliant Mui-Chan by iXTEE, with her bizarrely asymmetrical facial expression which lends itself so well to lively photographs (lively for an … Continue reading

Ghost in the Machine’s Top Five Exhibitions of the Decade

Ghost in the Machine can’t speak for all the exhibitions this decade of course, but our favourites were (in chronological order…)Disguise, Manchester Art Gallery (Spring/Summer 2004) Featuring the works of Leigh Bowery, Fergus Greer and Cindy Sherman among others, on the theme of disguise and questioning identity. There was even a dressing up box so … Continue reading