The Big Ship Sails (from the Fourth plinth)

I wrote a bit about Antony Gormley’s Fourth Plinth project (One and Other) a while ago here and here.  The empty plinth in Trafalgar Square London  UK attracted a lot of criticism  at the time.  People who volunteered for this were chosen randomly and each allotted an hour to perform on the plinth (one very hour).   This lasted from Continue reading “The Big Ship Sails (from the Fourth plinth)”

Gormley’s ‘One and Other’: Brian Sewell’s ‘Critique’ (or Rant!)

Tuning into Antony Gormley’s ‘One and Other’ live project, the guests this week were the art critic Brian Sewell  and writer, comedienne Sandy Toxvig.  Sewell was scathing about the work, he doesn’t agree with it and says it detracts from the National Gallery.   It is also ‘ A futile waste of time’.  and ‘no one is worthyContinue reading “Gormley’s ‘One and Other’: Brian Sewell’s ‘Critique’ (or Rant!)”

Anthony Gormley’s ‘One and Other’: What are they up to now?

  I thought I would have a peek and see how Antony Gormley’s  Plinthers are going on: it’s been a while since I last looked.  I watched Anthony Gormley’s ‘One and Other’  highlights with Clive Anderson and Grayson Perry, (which reminds me, I MUST write about this interesting Turner Prize winner ….)   The idea isContinue reading “Anthony Gormley’s ‘One and Other’: What are they up to now?”