Grist to the Mill

Grist to the Mill

Last week I had the privilege of visiting the Jean Buffet retrospective at the Barbican.  With one or two exceptions, his work was new to me and I was unsure what to expect.  What I got was a masterclass in experimentation and materiality.  In the space of an hour I...

Extraordinary phrases

Sometimes when I am reading, I come across a sentence or phrase that stops me in my tracks. I forget what I have been reading about previously and am unable to continue. The phrase repeats over and over in my head and with each repetition a different shade of meaning...