Reading List - April 2018
This week: art as an economic tool addressing exploitation, a very frank 'Art World Walkthrough', challenging the Fringe, urban planning as a practice that excludes people, how the mayor of London plans to save artist's workspace and how citizens will solve the housing crisis using data and tech.
1. What Is This Art Gallery Doing on a Congolese Palm-Oil Plantation? https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/art-gallery-lusanga-plantation
2. How to Put On An Exhibition – The White Pube
3. Fringe is Uber: A Model Dependent upon the Exploitation of Artists https://medium.com/@adendate/fringe-is-uber-a-model-dependent-upon-the-exploitation-of-artists-64c51ece8e7c
4. Mayor to explore Creative Land Trust to support artists' workspace https://www.london.gov.uk/press-releases/mayoral/mayor-to-explore-setting-up-creative-land-trust
5. Citizens are going to solve the housing crises – Andy Reeve | TEDxBrum https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k9Do4U3ky4E
6. What counts as real city planning? https://www.citylab.com/equity/2018/03/what-counts-as-real-city-planning/556082/?utm_source=twb