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MARTIN PARR: BLACK COUNTRY STORIES │ Wolverhampton Art Gallery → 22 August 2015

Teddy Gray’s Sweet Factory

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“A foṭgrafic portrit n arcîv abt evrde lîf in ɖ Blac Cuntri”

“Wɖ its feṃs industrịl past, ɖr wz gwñ t b an inevitbl sns v dclîn in ɖ eria, bt ẃt I hd nt cǎntd on wz ɖ rvîṭlîześn ɖt ɖ mni imigṛntgrūps hd bròt t ɖ eria.”

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THE MAKING OF MORDOR │ Wolverhampton Art Gallery → 17 January 2015

Mwdor cunjrz imijz v a čard wêstland xplýtd fr its rzwsz. Ɖs xibišn xplorz ɖ lncs btwn J.R.R. Tolcīn’z dpiẋnz v ɖs fanṭsīrījn in Ɖ Lwd v ɖ Rñz n ɖ Blac Cuntri v ɖ 1900z, ẇč le a fy mîlz fṛm hiz čîldhdhom.

Alñsd imijz fṛm Tolcīn’z scečbcs, sînd frst idišnz v hiz novlz n îconic iḷstrešnz bî conseptātist Ted Nêsmiʈ, Ɖ Mcñ v Mwdor fīčrz wrcs bî uɖr 20ʈ senčri raitrz n ātists hu hv bn inflụnst bî ɖ industrı̣l pârhâs v ɖ West Midḷndz. Cntmprri rsponsz t ɖ pôstindustrı̣l Blac Cuntri wl olso b on šo, includñ wrcs bî Trnr Prîz nominī Ričd Bilñm, ftogṛfr Brayn Grifin n ātist Yripidīz Altintzoglu, alñ wɖ an indor forist bî inṭnašnli aclemd insṭleṣ̌nātist Ôḷfur Eliysn.”

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REBEL VISIONS: THE WAR ART OF C.R.W. NEVINSON │ Barber Institute of Fine Arts, Birmingham → 25 January 2015

“Ɖ pârfl āt n contṛdictri prṣnaḷti v Britiš worātist Ričd Nevinsn z xplord in ɖs grândbrêcñ xibišn – ɖ sentrpìs v âr ōtmprôgram.

Fems fr hiz dṛmatc, ofn hwntñ imijz v ɖ batlfīld n its soljrz, Nevinsn’z arestñ pêntñz, drōñz, prints n pôstrz olso acnolijd ɖ smtmz unpaḷṭbl ifcts wor hd on Britiš ssayti. Olwz a rebl, h pṛdyst wrc ɖt renjd in vrayti fṛm ofišl worproṗganda t antīwor condemnešn – sm v ẇč wz sensrd. Wɖ mêjr pêntñz n ci drōñz n prints lent bî mêjr YC public n prîvt c̣lẋnz, includñ Têt, ɖ Impirı̣l Wormyziym n ɖ Britiš Myziym, ɖs xibišn z acumṗnid bî a fl prôgram v rletd lecčrz, twcs n uɖr xîtñ ivnts.”

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