CITY journal review

A post-Olympic review of the book can be found here in  City: analysis of urban trends, culture, theory, policy, action  2015. Vol 19, Issue 1.  

Hackney Archives

Happy to have ‘The Art of Dissent’ as part of an exhibition called ‘Activating the Archive’   Hackney organised by Hackney Archives and Banner Repeater. The works collectively go some way in representing a broad range of artistic practices that engage with … Continue reading

Post Olympics

First stop for post Olympic reading should be Phil Cohen’s great book ‘ On The Wrong Side Of The Track? East London And The Post Olympics‘. His blog also contains a plethora interesting writings and links and we look forward to … Continue reading

Creative Mapping interviews co-editor Hilary Powell

Creative Mapping talk to Hilary Powell for their Olympic issue magazine focused on creativity and the London 2012 Games.

an news – Olympic Legacy: a dissenting voice

At a-n‘s (The Artist’s Information Company) online news section co-editor of ‘ The Art of Dissent: Adventures in London’s Olympic State’ Hilary Powell makes a case for an Olympic legacy that veers from the time-worn official narrative.

ARTCO Magazine

The August 2012 issue of ARTCO magazine (published in Taiwan and distributed around China and Hong Kong) featured The Art of Dissent and images of book contributors work (Hilary Powell, Jessie Brennan, Gesche Wuerfel,Alberto Duman, Cathy Ward and Eric Wright, … Continue reading

Co-editor Hilary Powell interviewed on Monocle Radio

Hilary met Andrew Tuck (editor of Monocle) and Rob Bound (Culture editor for Monocle) to discuss ‘The Art of Dissent’ on Monocle Radio’s weekly show broadcast midday Sunday 5th August 2012 . We’ll get an excerpt on soundcloud but you … Continue reading

Soundproof and Walking is not an Olympic Sport

As a result of wandering around the Olympic zone in 2006-7 as part of WeSellBoxesWeBuyGold, poet and book contributor Jude Rosen began writing a long poem –  Reclamations: Walks, Voices and Narratives from the Olympic zone.  She’ll be reading from … Continue reading

The Wick – newspaper issue 2 Summer 2012 out now!

At A Crossroads Read all about it! The Wick newspaper is out now. Edited by Art of Dissent co-editor Isaac Marrero and designed by Daren Ellis of See Studio who also designed the book it also includes the work of … Continue reading

Sound Proof 5 Friday 20th July

S o u n d  P r o o f  5 Marcus Leadley | Jonathan Munro | We Sell Boxes We Buy Gold Private View: Friday 20 July 2012 | 6-9pm Poetry Performance: Saturday 21 July 2012 | 5-7pm Dates: … Continue reading