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Collectives in Atomised Time

Book project with Doug Ashford

Published by Idensitat, Spain, 2008

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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....?

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