On Being Here Blog

Here are some articles by t.here.

“Zombieland: Double Tap”, Event Cinemas, Arndale.

Hasn’t been all that kindly received, not surprising really: “Zombieland” (2009) is a hard act  to, err, “reanimate”? The original main characters / cast (Woody Harrelson (Tallahassee), Emma Stone (Wichita), Jesse Eisenberg (Columbus) and Abigail Breslin (Little...

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“All’s a mirror”, West Gallery, Thebarton

A large group show pairing ceramicists and painters. The big surprise was Gerry Wedd’s subtly, multicoloured, extremely painterly vessels, not even a hint of “blue and white”! Their decoration “recycles” images well known to observers of Wedd’s work, hearts and winged...

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Yep! more of “The Book Grocer”.

Apparently, unlike many a rug store, they are closing (doesn’t actually say “when”, I guess , sooner or later, everything “closes”). And to mark their closing they are having a sale, though a somewhat unusual sale. Now, instead of all books being $5, “unless other...

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“Golonka”, Wheatsheaf Hotel.

From “Golonka’s” Facebook homepage: “Making beautiful music with a wild gypsy heart, Golonka breathes fresh life into the folk music of Eastern Europe. Their songs speak of the stars and the moon, of pussycats and preachers, of love and death – and their live...

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