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by michaelbowdidge
Mon Dec 08, 2008 6:20 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: mINIvIDfEST
Replies: 24
Views: 9479

Re: mINIvIDfEST

Ok, well..... I had taken it upon myself to get this moving already, as I thought it was getting late and I had thought I had taken this an an AP at the last meeting, so........ here goes with the update..... Call for submissions has already gone out on art review (sunday) and on the email to the st...
by michaelbowdidge
Sat Dec 06, 2008 6:15 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: September stuff
Replies: 130
Views: 50527

Re: September stuff

Oh CRAP - i clean forgot... think i have lost the number too - Sorry, that's totally useless of me - could you please pm it to me? Will call him monday.
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Dec 03, 2008 10:26 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: September stuff
Replies: 130
Views: 50527

Re: September stuff

On a (slightly) more serious note, are we going to do the next minividfest in the same format as last time (i.e. small monitor) or are we going to project them?
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Dec 03, 2008 10:24 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: September stuff
Replies: 130
Views: 50527

Re: September stuff

NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOoooooooooooooooooooooooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Dec 03, 2008 10:12 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: promotion promotion
Replies: 79
Views: 26683

Re: promotion promotion

i can do the posters in eca - you have to get them stamped by the student onion otherwise they get taken down...
by michaelbowdidge
Thu Nov 27, 2008 8:25 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: VA meeting 27/11/08
Replies: 0
Views: 1588

VA meeting 27/11/08

Forest Visual Arts Working Group: minutes 27/11/08 Present: Emi, Simone, Stephen, Matteus, Mike, Melanie. Apologies: Martin Jack Webb: Emi said that she had offered Jack another slot seeing as the previously arranged one clashed with the building day on Sunday. Not sure if he would be able to do thi...
by michaelbowdidge
Mon Nov 24, 2008 11:21 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: VA meeting thurs 27/11/08
Replies: 1
Views: 1656

VA meeting thurs 27/11/08

I know it's really short notice, but is there any chance we could start this meeting at 6:30 rather than 7.00, as I have to be elsewhere at 7:30?
by michaelbowdidge
Mon Nov 24, 2008 11:18 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: gallery vandals
Replies: 17
Views: 6008

Re: gallery vandals

For deterrence or or otherwise? We already have a 'deterrent' camera, but the people who behave this badly are obviously too stupid to notice it...
by michaelbowdidge
Sat Nov 22, 2008 12:35 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The bigger picture
Replies: 106
Views: 21220

Re: The bigger picture

I have a rule for online message forums: Don't waste time with those who hide behind anonymity to say the things they aren't brave enough to say in public. agreed ! double agree. agreed I would agree but I'm too busy nesting. I would nest but I'm too busy agreeing... oh, hang on, I just have...
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Nov 19, 2008 11:58 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: gallery vandals
Replies: 17
Views: 6008

Re: gallery vandals

Sorry I'm away tomorrow and friday then hanging a show at the weekend - no can do...
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Nov 19, 2008 9:57 am
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: September stuff
Replies: 130
Views: 50527

Re: September stuff

I agree with Martin, I think that's probably the best thing to do...
by michaelbowdidge
Sun Nov 16, 2008 1:55 am
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: gallery vandals
Replies: 17
Views: 6008

Re: gallery vandals

Thanks Nix, that's very kind of you... Your support is appreciated.
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Nov 12, 2008 1:53 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: September stuff
Replies: 130
Views: 50527

Re: September stuff

Ad hoc = Visual Arts Working Group Show?
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Nov 05, 2008 1:08 am
Forum: Minutes
Topic: VA 30/10/2008
Replies: 18
Views: 7638

Re: VA 30/10/2008

ditto the tattoo show...
by michaelbowdidge
Tue Nov 04, 2008 2:11 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: economic crisis
Replies: 7
Views: 2230

Re: economic crisis

Are you sure about the credibilty of that guy? I mean, this is a bit ridiculous, is it not?

http://cecaust.com.au/main.asp?sub=articles&id=2008_10_30_assassination_obama_britains_next_move.html
by michaelbowdidge
Tue Nov 04, 2008 12:42 am
Forum: Events
Topic: New Flyer for the Forest
Replies: 23
Views: 8229

Re: New Flyer for the Forest

Will someone please let me know when they turn up?
by michaelbowdidge
Mon Nov 03, 2008 4:08 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: VA 30/10/2008
Replies: 18
Views: 7638

Re: VA 30/10/2008

we can certainly try to, though it is just a question of having the time as usual....
by michaelbowdidge
Sun Nov 02, 2008 11:21 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Minutes - Behind The Scenes - Thursday 16 Oct 2008
Replies: 35
Views: 11346

Re: Minutes - Behind The Scenes - Thursday 16 Oct 2008

Idle curiosity just lead me to devour this entire thread in one sitting - f*cking hell - that was INTENSE.....
by michaelbowdidge
Sun Nov 02, 2008 9:24 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: The Gallery Calendar
Replies: 128
Views: 62790

Re: The Gallery Calendar

looking good to me....
by michaelbowdidge
Sun Nov 02, 2008 8:22 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: VA 30/10/2008
Replies: 18
Views: 7638

Re: VA 30/10/2008

I was there too (mostly)...
by michaelbowdidge
Sun Nov 02, 2008 12:58 am
Forum: Minutes
Topic: VA 26/09/08
Replies: 3
Views: 2660

Re: VA 26/09/08

(very belated) thanks!
by michaelbowdidge
Sat Nov 01, 2008 3:34 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: New Flyer for the Forest
Replies: 23
Views: 8229

Re: New Flyer for the Forest

Thanks - they normally send a 'paid' invoice when i have used them previously, I will chase them for this...
by michaelbowdidge
Fri Oct 31, 2008 11:00 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: New Flyer for the Forest
Replies: 23
Views: 8229

Re: New Flyer for the Forest

I had a call from the printers today to say that the job had been printed (that quick, i know!) so I pointed them in the direction of James and Lynne as arranged - did either of you get a call from the printers today about paying for this? If we paid for this today then they should be here in all th...
by michaelbowdidge
Fri Oct 31, 2008 9:52 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The bigger picture
Replies: 106
Views: 21220

Re: The bigger picture

I don't know you people, I generalise, so don't take it too personal. Well, we try not to, but it is difficult not to sometimes... By and large I actually agree with some of the reasons you've set out above for your behaviour, but I do want to point out (but not angrily) that quite a lot of your pr...
by michaelbowdidge
Thu Oct 30, 2008 5:05 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: New Flyer for the Forest
Replies: 23
Views: 8229

Re: New Flyer for the Forest

the job went off to the printers today. apologies for the delay, been a bit snowed under the last week or two.. anyway, it should be back with us by weds next week...
by michaelbowdidge
Mon Oct 27, 2008 12:25 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Pockets is famous???? no..... really??
Replies: 45
Views: 9850

Re: Pockets is famous???? no..... really??

Oh do give it a rest Spark.... Why are you always assuming the worst about everything and everyone and being so bloody negative? Would you rather the Forest shut down and turned into another Starbucks? I mean, you make Pockets sound like some kind of power-crazed megalomaniac intent on world dominat...
by michaelbowdidge
Sun Oct 26, 2008 9:45 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: fractal animation at the cafe?
Replies: 1
Views: 1807

Re: fractal animation at the cafe?

It does sound quite an interesting idea, but what i would suggest with an idea like this is that it probably ought to be posted in the peoples forum, rather than here, so that everyone can see what you're suggesting and have a chance to give you feedback on the idea...

Hope that helps...
by michaelbowdidge
Sun Oct 26, 2008 9:22 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The bigger picture
Replies: 106
Views: 21220

Re: The bigger picture

My first time in the forest, when it was at the grass market, I waited half an hour for Ryan to serve me a vegy burger and just walked out. I came to the conclusion that the forest doesn't like Edinburgh people, or those who dress in Edinburgh Gadge clothes. We don't all go around with a can of str...
by michaelbowdidge
Sun Oct 26, 2008 11:57 am
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: September stuff
Replies: 130
Views: 50527

Re: September stuff

the inbox is choc full of submissions - hopefully we should be able to use a couple of them... see you all on thursday...
by michaelbowdidge
Fri Oct 24, 2008 10:59 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The bigger picture
Replies: 106
Views: 21220

Re: The bigger picture

And what about some art work from Edinburgh people, or is that against "club" rules? For the nth time there are NO "club rules" with regard to what gets picked for exhibitions in the gallery. We make COLLECTIVE decisions at Visual Arts Working Group meetings on the last thursday...
by michaelbowdidge
Thu Oct 23, 2008 10:16 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Action Day, Sunday 26th October?
Replies: 8
Views: 3805

Re: Action Day, Sunday 26th October?

Actually, I've just realised that I'm not about :(
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Oct 22, 2008 8:41 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Action Day, Sunday 26th October?
Replies: 8
Views: 3805

Re: Action Day, Sunday 26th October?

I'm about, would be up for pentland walkies maybe?
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Oct 22, 2008 2:53 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Action Day, Sunday 26th October?
Replies: 8
Views: 3805

Action Day, Sunday 26th October?

According to my friend the calender another action day is upon us. Are we doing this on sunday then, or shall we have our 'away day' (as previously discussed) if the weather is good?

What do we think?
by michaelbowdidge
Sat Oct 18, 2008 4:07 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: September stuff
Replies: 130
Views: 50527

Re: September stuff

I just posted that on Art Review, so we'll just sit back and wait for the deluge of responses ....
by michaelbowdidge
Sat Oct 18, 2008 4:01 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: September stuff
Replies: 130
Views: 50527

Re: September stuff

cool, here's what i think is the final version... i just made a couple of minor tweaks... so copy and paste from this version please... Total Kunst are currently accepting submissions in any medium, including performance and/or time-based works to consider for their ongoing programme of exhibitions ...
by michaelbowdidge
Sat Oct 18, 2008 12:21 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: September stuff
Replies: 130
Views: 50527

Re: September stuff

here's the new blurb for the call for submissions. any thoughts on this? if this is ok i'll make it into a poster and post it here and on art review... Total Kunst are currently accepting submissions in any medium, including performance and/or time-based works to consider for their ongoing programme...
by michaelbowdidge
Fri Oct 17, 2008 12:23 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Pockets is famous???? no..... really??
Replies: 45
Views: 9850

Re: Pockets is famous???? no..... really??

Way to go... what xmas songs are you gonna do?

BTW I'll try to get down on sat if i can...
by michaelbowdidge
Thu Oct 16, 2008 9:45 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Pockets is famous???? no..... really??
Replies: 45
Views: 9850

Re: Pockets is famous???? no..... really??

only one way to find out - gotta ring the number dude.... (don't forget the time difference though :)

Mods: can we delete the offending phone number from that post so as not to piss them off, seeing as we may well be a bit more 'googleable' at present then we normally are...
by michaelbowdidge
Thu Oct 16, 2008 4:36 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Stall At The E.C.A. Fair
Replies: 9
Views: 4621

Re: Stall At The E.C.A. Fair

no can do I'm working :(
by michaelbowdidge
Thu Oct 16, 2008 4:33 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: New Flyer for the Forest
Replies: 23
Views: 8229

Re: New Flyer for the Forest

Don't worry - we won't forget:) so, shall we go for 5,000 A6 then, what's the consensus?
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Oct 15, 2008 10:37 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: New Flyer for the Forest
Replies: 23
Views: 8229

Re: New Flyer for the Forest

if we want to keep it A5 5,000 is around £200 i think from that printer - i'll have to check...
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Oct 15, 2008 10:35 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: New Flyer for the Forest
Replies: 23
Views: 8229

Re: New Flyer for the Forest

I think this looks GREAT, but what I would say is that is that if you're planning to give it out to people then maybe an A6 postcard rather than A5 is a better size, as it fits in people's pockets much better. If we went for a smaller size we might have to increase some of the text sizes a bit to ke...
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Oct 15, 2008 10:22 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Pockets is famous???? no..... really??
Replies: 45
Views: 9850

Re: Pockets is famous???? no..... really??

251,786 views when I looked - That's a brilliant clip - well done!
by michaelbowdidge
Fri Oct 03, 2008 12:39 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: V. IMPORTANT: DID I MENTION THE FREE WINE?
Replies: 21
Views: 10546

Re: V. IMPORTANT: DID I MENTION THE FREE WINE?

Got mine - might have a spare, not sure yet...
by michaelbowdidge
Thu Oct 02, 2008 10:33 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Poetry. Ryan. Talk.
Replies: 1
Views: 653

Re: Poetry. Ryan. Talk.

I can't make this one as i'm away but i wil try to come in november as i want to talk to you about Edwin Muir!
by michaelbowdidge
Fri Sep 26, 2008 1:29 am
Forum: Minutes
Topic: VA 26/09/08
Replies: 3
Views: 2660

Re: VA 28/09/08

Moderators: please can someone change the dates here and in the heading to the 26th instead of the 28th as shown (because I don't seem to be able to ever know what day it is!!!) Thanks!
by michaelbowdidge
Thu Sep 25, 2008 10:47 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: gallery
Replies: 3
Views: 2555

Re: gallery

Thanks for that, his work looks very interesting to me, but we'll need to get a better sense of what he wants to do at TK - we'll get in touch with him and send him a link to our submission guidelines.
by michaelbowdidge
Thu Sep 25, 2008 9:00 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: VA 26/09/08
Replies: 3
Views: 2660

VA 26/09/08

Minutes VA meeting 26/09/08 Agenda Call for submissions Xmas – how is this to be done. Festival – feedback A.O.B. Submissions New text for call for submissions – Mike to write and design poster and upload to bb for distribution in ECA and Leith School of Art. Also to add text for copy and pasting in...
by michaelbowdidge
Wed Sep 24, 2008 7:00 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: VA meeting 7pm 25th September
Replies: 6
Views: 3247

Re: VA meeting 7pm 25th September

I think Martin said he would facilitate and I don't mind doing the minutes...

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