Useless: New Writing in Art and Design: The inaugural class of the MA in Critical Writing in Art and Design at the Royal College of Art offer their writing skills for the purpose of exploring value in the useless; in art, in design, in life. Developed through a series of workshops in collaboration with Icon deputy editor and author of Care of Wooden Floors Will Wiles, work presented deconstructs and rebuilds in earnest the fundamentals of being useless. The book has been designed by RCA graduate Pedro Cid Proença, with cover illustration by Fabienne Hess.
Launch June 13, 2012, 6.30pm
Will Wiles will be on hand to ponder the idea of uselessness
while performance artists will, throughout the evening, make both object and text their own.
Banner Repeater, London