Robert Rauschenberg

See this: Robert Rauschenberg at Tate Modern



Robert Rauschenberg Retroactive II Tate Modern

I’m a huge fan of Robert Rauschenberg and I’ve been excited about this retrospective at Tate Modern all year. It doesn’t disappoint. (more…)



The World Goes Pop



Jerzy Ryszard 'Jurry' Zieliński The World Goes Pop at Tate Modern

Another week, another pop art exhibition – but the latest one at Tate Modern is different. Opening this week, The World Goes Pop is not your average serving of British and Americana fare, but a global supermarket of lesser-known works, from Polish Jerzy Ryszard “Jurry” Zieliński’s painted face with macabre fabric tongue (more…)



Robert Rauschenberg on rollerskates



Robert Rauschenberg rollerskates Pelican performance piece

Things I didn’t know about Robert Rauschenberg: In 1963, he choreographed a performance piece called Pelican. And rollerskated in it. With a parachute on his back. Pelican was a tribute to the Wright Brothers (Rauschenberg’s heroes) and took part at the America on Wheels roller rink as part of a festival by The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. There’s even a video of it. Isn’t it bonkers fabulous?

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IMAGE: Robert Rauschenberg, ‘Pelican’
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