Collectives in Atomised Time
Book project with Doug Ashford
Published by Idensitat, Spain, 2008
Cover image by Fred Askew
The endless debates of art vs. politics; reportage vs. agitprop vs. poetics; what is and isn't art. My feeling is that the specific reality within which our Visible Collective project formed, operated, and ended, were very specific to the 00's. Even the way in which we quickly became commodified within an uber-category of "collective art practices" is specific to an over-heated market. The context within which Group Material worked was different, and the results were....?