Phil Collins Painting: “I Took The 80s For Granted”

RND// To consider a conceptual digital painting based around an amazing LOLtube comment underneath official Genesis video “Throwing It All Away” (seventh track on their multi-platinum soft rock album Invisible Touch, 1986.) Genuinely affecting [..] – Stevie Chick, The Guardian (2014) 4018 x 4630 .jpg Ideal / Idealized price for such a concept as this: … Read more

Rentalism Photography: The Existential Misery Of UK Renting

RND/ To consider a photograph series expressing the existential misery of renting. Images via typically scummy UK aggregate Lettings Agency site: Ideal / Idealized Cost for such Conceptual Work: £1.2M (in order to pay for the disgusting cost of a half decent house in my area – not as awful as those seen here.) Contact … Read more

Super Bland Retro 80s Corporate Office Art Poster

RND/ to consider super bland corporate office art posters, direct from what Robert What calls “The Near Future Retro 80s” 4032 x 2352, 256 colour .png, edited in Gimp – from an office screenshot Wow, look at that. Effective image based summaries of innate existential dehydration, often seen quietly existing on the reception wall of … Read more

Perfectly Professional, Utterly Uninspiring Instagram Style ‘White People’ Photography

RND/ To consider a parody study of sociopathically bland, utterly Instagrammatic White People™ style photography (‘Whitography’?) 3840×2560 .jpg, images via Unsplash No. You got it wrong. It’s not about sounding all nasal. It’s about sounding like you don’t have a care. Like your bills are paid and you’re happy about your future and you’re about … Read more

The mundane colors of Dr Who (Tom Baker Era)

RND/ To consider select screens from the Tom Baker era of classic UK sci fi series “Dr Who” [1]: In which super mundane colors [2] listlessly pop forth from ancient dimensional TV portal tubes direct from The Basement Archives; old faded scarves providing a warm yet mildly depressed feeling of half forgotten star travelling nostalgia, … Read more