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Olympic posters: our native genius

The Turner Prize nominees and winners came up with a predictable set of embarrassing posters for the

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Olympics. Apart from the perpetrators themselves, no one could be found to say a
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good word about their efforts. Someone needs to get a grip. First we were presented 404 Not Found with an inept logo which had cost £400,000 for what looked like two minutes […]

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Hitting the bottle

The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich has bought

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for £362,500 the ship in a bottle by Yinka Shonibare which had sat ornamentally becalmed on the fourth plinth in Trafalgar Square for the previous 18 months. It is the Greenwich museum’s job to collect ships and related tackle and, lately, any sea-related
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nonsense deemed  ‘challenging’ by 404 Not Found State Art’s omniscient spivs. It […]

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Courses for horses

62 pictures, the most 404 Not Found ever in its 60-year

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history,
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have been selected for this year’s John Moores Prize, the winner of which is announced on September 13th. The Jackdaw had heard of five of the 62. 40 years ago we would have 404 Not Found heard of all fifty artists, and each represented by one of their better efforts. The […]

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Tate Trustees and the public interest

The Tate recently named two new trustees, one of 404 Not Found whom is painter Tomma Abts. She is a 44-year-old German,

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recently appointed Professor of Painting at
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the Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf, who won the Turner Prize in 2006. As an artist trustee, she replaced Jeremy Deller, who won the Turner Prize in 2004. Abts’s paintings are all the same small size (48 […]