White Cube, London

Communicating eco-art 2010: The race is on!

Art Design Publicity magazine
R.J. Preece (ADP), L.A. Roka - 27 Jan 10

Communicating eco-art 2010: The race is on! When was the last time you saw an artist being interviewed on CNN—for thirty minutes? Before Maya Lin was interviewed by Christiane Amanpour last December talking about her What is missing? project, we couldn’t recall recent similar experiences that...

BANKquet etiquette: Too many announcements in your inbox? (2009)

Art Design Publicity magazine
R.J. Preece (ADP) - 21 Sep 09

BANKquet etiquette: Too many announcements in your inbox? (2009) BANK offers a simple solution… just grade them and send them back! Featuring communications by White Cube, Sadie Coles HQ and sophisticated Yanks. ADP has only been open for business for just three months, and it’s already...

White Cube’s PR guru: Now it’s Honey Luard’s turn (interview) - 2002 (2009)

Creative Business & Entrepreneurship
R.J. Preece (ADP) - 31 Jul 09

White Cube’s PR guru: Now it’s Honey Luard’s turn (interview) - 2002 (2009) She’s part of future art history, and public relations history too. The following is an interview I published of Honey Luard of White Cube gallery with the support of then-Make editor Patricia Ellis in 2002. It remains...

Damien Hirst: Hype, buzz, glamour and art— Interview with Patricia Ellis (2008)

Creative Business & Entrepreneurship
R.J. Preece (ADP) - 01 Jan 08

Damien Hirst: Hype, buzz, glamour and art— Interview with Patricia Ellis (2008) While preparing [the article “Why I love Damien Hirst’s skull”, R.J. Preece contacted Patricia Ellis to inform her— and ask approval— about the footnotes mentioning her words and actions. This prompted a discussion...

Why I love Damien Hirst’s skull (2008)

Creative Business & Entrepreneurship
R.J. Preece (ADP) - 01 Jan 08

Why I love Damien Hirst’s skull (2008) Why I love Damien Hirst’s skull A diamond-encrusted skull…worth £50m (US $100m)…said to be the most expensive piece of contemporary art…entirely covered in 8,601 jewels… skull of a 35-year-old man from the 18th century…new teeth were made… at a cost of £14m (US...

Miroslaw Balka: The shadow of life’s mechanisms (2004)

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R.J. Preece - 01 Nov 04

Miroslaw Balka: The shadow of life’s mechanisms (2004) Worn medicine balls— used in Poland for physical therapy exercises—slowly turn counter-clockwise threaded on a steel rope, evoking the passage of time and the unflattering effects of aging. Center stage, there is a slowly rotating wall that...

Tracey Emin interview: Art, artist and media coverage (2002)

Art Design Publicity magazine
R.J. Preece (ADP) - 01 Nov 02

Tracey Emin interview: Art, artist and media coverage (2002) A Q&A with the "bad girl" of British art. Tracey Emin interview: Art, artist and media coverage Propelled by explicitly autobiographical works such as Everyone I ever slept with (1995) and My bed (1998), Brit-celebrity “bad girl”...

Tracey Emin: Artist over— and in— the broadsheets (2001)

Art Design Publicity magazine
R.J. Preece (ADP) - 01 Dec 01

Tracey Emin: Artist over— and in— the broadsheets (2001) “... the tent and the artist offer great copy generated by the artwork’s contained textual focal points— the artwork’s title, facilitation of a media-genic headline, the description the artwork generates, her brilliant Tracey quotes, and the...

Marc Quinn interview: Just a load of shock? (2000)

Art Design Publicity magazine
R.J. Preece (ADP) - 01 Sep 00

Marc Quinn interview: Just a load of shock? (2000) Marc Quinn interview Marc Quinn continues to shock the uninitiated with his materials—including his own blood and excrement. From unconventional materials and processes, he creates figurative forms such as Self (1991). Made by pouring nine...

Marc Quinn on artwriting (2000)

Art Design Publicity magazine
R.J. Preece - 01 Sep 00

Marc Quinn on artwriting (2000) Back in 2000 in interview, Marc Quinn, the British artist known for using unusual art materials like ice, blood and excrement, shared his thoughts about his experience with contemporary artwriting—and the positioning of his iconic work, Self, made from nine pints...

Itai Doron at Jay Jopling / White Cube & the Passmore Building, London (1993)

Art Design Publicity magazine
ADC staff - 14 May 93

Itai Doron at Jay Jopling / White Cube & the Passmore Building, London (1993) The following is the press release of the inaugural exhibitions organized by the London gallery that soon became an international art powerhouse. Itai Doron The Immaculate Stereoscopic Conception of Mr. D....