On an overcast Saturday morning in 2001, David Butler joined a cast of re-enactors, ex-miners and local lads who gathered together to “lay some ghosts to rest” and take part in Jeremy Deller’s ambitious Battle of Orgreave commission project.
From the a-n archive: Bedwyr Williams, Nimrod, November 2009
Review of Bedwyr Williams exhibition Nimrod at Ceri Hand Gallery, Liverpool.
From the a-n archive: Cornelia Parker Career Profile, June 2002
Simon Morrissey cuts to the chase with Cornelia Parker and finds out how she has fought commercial pressures to follow her own artistic agenda.
40 Years 40 Artists: Cornelia Parker
Cornelia Parker outlines the main changes she's experienced as an artist over the last 20 years including the opening of Tate Modern.
40 Years 40 Artists: Forest + Found
Collaborative duo Forest + Found discuss their role as artists in "thinking and engaging with our natural resources and the environment."
40 Years 40 Artists: Larry Achiampong
Larry Achiampong reflects on the role of art as "a place to conversate, to agree, to disagree, to hope, to dream, to imagine, to debate."
40 Years 40 Artists: Harold Offeh
Harold Offeh outlines how his success as an artist "has been built on the hard efforts, work and activism of previous generations."