Monthly Archives: November 2011

The Bell End Christmas Party – ‘Behold, A Virgin Shall Conceive!’

‘But who shall abide the day of his coming?’ Some holiday parties have Santa: others mistletoe. Some have the fellow with the nose hairs from Human Resources diddling the fat girl from Accounts by the photocopiers. Oftentimes it can feel … Continue reading

November 27, 2011 Posted in Announcements Tagged with: , , , , , , , Leave a comment

Michelle MacNaught | 9.22.1990 – 11.20.2011

The amazing Michelle MacNaught, courtesy of Erica Hill. Michelle – Art. from Erica Hill Studio on Vimeo. Michelle MacNaught – Works on Paper

November 21, 2011 Posted in Reflections Tagged with: , 3 Comments

Slates, Slags, Etc.

As happy as we ordinarily are to be sloshing about in the amniotic sac of Bell End nursing a hangover like a drawer of spanners, it’s also nice, on occasion, to get out a bit. 2 in the morning crispy … Continue reading

November 13, 2011 Posted in Reflections Tagged with: 3 Comments

The Bell End of Machine Head

For the uninitiated, the following item roughly illustrates the mood and tone of an autumnal evening at Bell End. Just add Ricard, water and cold plums.     Selwyn will be in residence Thursday and Friday evenings and all day … Continue reading

November 10, 2011 Posted in Reflections Tagged with: , 1 Comment

After AP – When Everybody’s Somebody Then No One’s Anybody

So Thursday evening heralds the annual return of the American Photography Party, like a frowsty-smelling grandma at Christmas. AP 27 – abbreviated for the cognoscenti – celebrates all that is American about Photography in Party format. Apparently it consists of … Continue reading

November 8, 2011 Posted in Announcements Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , 5 Comments

Shaag In the Kitchen, Dildar in the Hall: St Sanjay Patel Averts his Gaze

Were you there? ¬†See, it’s difficult to remember. Andrea’s concord grape and juniper jam gin Molotovs, they sneak up on you from behind like a dirty uncle. Before you have time to understand, their fingers are under your elastic and … Continue reading

November 6, 2011 Posted in Reflections Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 5 Comments

Prepare Your Bowels: It’s The Bell End Mughlai

Stand back, we’re closing in. The chancel, nave and chapter of Bell End are humming with the aroma of garam masala and the feisty twang of Rob Howard noodling his sitar. Yes, it’s been 24-hour party Tabla Homotown in the … Continue reading

November 3, 2011 Posted in Announcements Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment