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Screen Shot 2017-10-08 at 17 34 53 7th Oct 2017 No Bounds

Not long to wait now! In fact its less than a week before No Bounds "Two" as I've dubbed it lands on our preverbial doorstep here in Sheffield. The first event, which ran in June, was evidently just a "Launch Party" according to the brains behind the event, Liam O'Shea. According to the officail blurb - "No Bounds Festival in its inaugural year will be a unique weekend of music, art, technology...

lvg 4th Jul 2017 No Bounds - Liz von Graevenitz

Creating art isn’t supposed to be easy, is it? If it was we’d all be artists!   In todays modern arena, a time dominated by the internet, social media and “quick fixes” there's something very reassuring about watching someone create something from scratch, using only their hands, basic materials and a spark of an idea.  It’s refreshing to watch techniques like stretching a...

Ste McClure 21st Jun 2017 The UK's hardest route - Rainman 9b

Huge congratulations to my good friend Ste McClure for sending his long term project "Rainman" at Malham Cove, here in the uk. For those of you that aren't familiar with Ste's epic, against all the odds, stuggle to climb this route, here is a little "light" reading on the subject. The line starts up the classic Malham test piece Raindogs 8a, negotiates the crux of McClures other...

Kodo 2 2005 19th Jun 2017 Just a Dog

      From time to time, people tell me, “lighten up, it’s just a dog”    Or   “thats a lot of money to spend on just a dog” They don’t understand the distance travelled, the time spent.   Some of my proudest moments have come about with “Just a dog” Many hours have passed and my only company was “Just a dog” but I didn’t once feel slighted.   ...

FrontCover Layout 1 1st Mar 2017 If music be the food of love - City Mag

Liz Von Graevenitz - If music be the food of love - City Mag from Tim Glasby on Vimeo.   This short video was made at the beginning of February 2017. It depicts artist Liz Von Graevenitz as she prepares an original piece that will premier on the cover of the February’s edition City Mag.   In a world filled with instant gratification all of liz’s work is made by hand. Instead of...