This is such a great birthday greeting. I have to post it. It's my birthday today and it's Agnes Varda's, Emperor Renzong of China's, American rapper Big L's
Thirtieth of May - enjoy the day.
Vale Michael Callaghan
Michael Callaghan, the artist behind the iconic If the unemployed are dole bludgers, what the fuck are the idle rich?, has died at his home in Exeter. In 2009 he was the recipient of the Nugget Coombs Creative Arts Fellowship. Michael was a founder of Redback Graphix in Wollongong and spent some years making brilliant posters in Sydney at the Tin Sheds, Sydney University's art workshop.
Back in 1978 I wrote and worked on a film, Cattle Annie,
directed by Gill Leahy in which Michael played a street punk -
Next Tuesday in Adelaide :
australian experimental art foundation
& Dark Horsey Bookshop present:
THE LEE MARVIN READINGS
Convened by Ken Bolton
The new writing performed
Every Tuesday in May
Dark Horsey Bookshop
7.30 for a prompt 8pm start.
TUESDAY May 22
LEE MARVIN IN AN EVENING WITH LOU COSTELLO
Aidan Coleman * Kerryn Goldsworthy *
Steve Brock * Pam Brown *