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Publication: The Art of Dissent: Adventures in London’s Olympic State. Hilary Powell & Isaac Marrero-Guillamón

A publication that brings together a body of work that has emerged in response to the Olympics in East London. Artists, writers, film makers, academics, photographers and activists intervene in the dominant discourse, language and images of regeneration and the Games. The Art of Dissent: Adventures in London’s Olympic State, edited by Hilary Powell and Isaac … Continue reading

Salon de Refuse Olympique: Friday 30th September – Sunday 2nd October 2011. London

An Olympian marathon of salon debates documenting and highlighting critical creative responses to the official London 2012 Olympic Games site and Cultural Olympiad. This will also present an overview, history and critique of the Cultural Olympiad and in doing so will argue against the corporatisation of urban space. The critical work, projects and ideas will be published … Continue reading


You’re invited. We are seeking critical cultural practices  by artists, writers, activists, academics, residents and  anyone who has examined the London 2012 Olympics. Myrdle Court Press has commissioned Hilary Powell to  edit a book that will document and highlight critical  responses to the official London 2012 Olympic Games  site and Cultural Olympiad. The book will … Continue reading