Monthly Archives: August 2015

Probably above your head

Probably above your head

Ceilings,   nothing more than   ceilings.   Trying to forget my   leaky ceiling above.   CEILINGS, woo-o-o, sealing it…etc.     No – Morris Albert is not turning in his grave. He’s still alive. If you are blown away by the astonishing calibre of these lyrics then you’re just the type of person who […]

A Furnishing Nightmare

A Furnishing Nightmare

First published in The Guardian, 12 November 2014   It’s a rare feat that an artwork becomes immediately iconic. Both “The Nightmare” by the Swiss-born artist Henry Fuseli and “Table” by Allen Jones caused a sensation from their first public appearance – the former in 1782 at the annual Royal Academy exhibition in London, the […]