I'm decidedly in the midst of the dullest phase of my career, absorbed by the necessary evil of fundraising for my first major installation, The Emperor Project. 501(c)3 purgatory aside, I'm excited for the actual hands on portion of the process. My fiscal sponsor, NYFA offers some great feedback on proposal writing et al, but that doesn't seem to ease the infinite boredom of the research.
Pop culture. Peep culture. One and the same as of late. If I hear Piers Morgan’s British accent try to make Twitter sound sophisticated one more time I’m going to croak. “So, Tangential Celebrity Guest, are you as crazy about Twittah as I am? Isn’t Twittah wonderful? I’m betting you have more Followers than I do. Attention Followers of my Tangential Celebrity Guest, stop what you’re doing immediately and follow me @PiersMorgan. . .”
Is following back the peep equivalent of the proverbial reacharound? Are followers the new currency? I see ... more