I am convinced that it is by mere coincidence …

Enamel house paint & newspaper with reference to Jacque Derida’s Dissemination (trans. Barabara Johnson 1991) . . . . Derrida’s central contention is that language is haunted by dispersal, absence, loss, the risk of unmeaning, a risk which is starkly embodied in all writing.        

blanche readymade -Cubewell House 1993

Wellington’s Cubewell House (c. 1993-5) initiated by a nominal collective of Wellington artist’s  and collectors, shared the common ethos of artist-run spaces that of inventing one’s own rules, and culture. Cubewell sought to circumvent the structures of public and private galleries, acting as an alternative exhibition-office space. It’s drab and unadulterated office space supported artists who purposefully sought more alternative public spaces to disseminate ideas and acts of negotiation.             Budd Archives#1998 Cubewell House  Blanche’s random assemblages strip the readymade bare, relieving the tradition of the found object of a century’s worth of theoretical baggage and reinvesting it with …