Let’s, for a moment, argue that art and politics (as we currently practise their convergent theories, and – with a secondary disclaimer – specifically in western visual art terminologies) has its roots in Italy. We’ll point out how the artists’ manifesto was the first real example of the merging of art and politics in the form of the art object, and that it was The Founding and Manifesto of Futurism (published in Bologna in 1909)… [read more »]
The video for “Wijd,” off the Massacooramaan debut Dead Long Time EP may be the most accurate representation of the PaleoDiet club kid’s survival kit. Directed by Kingdom and Subtrança, its cluster of party flyers, combo edge knives, and rendered rain water suggest a new evolutionary logic; a neo-primordial ooze littered with refuge of the present day. Dead Long Time is out now on Fade to Mind and is available for download or stream.